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My portfolio #17: Big, bad Clive

I wrote this cracking profile on the outspoken and baffling mining billionaire Clive Palmer for Rolling Stone Australia’s August issue. My favourite bit is how my byline is flanked by two stars.

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Shaft? You’re damn right.

Good idea for a new magazine. Not surprised it’s Morrison Media behind it. Advertising bucks should be a cinch. I’m surprised it’s going to be as mining-focused as the write-up in The Australia suggests, though. Would have thought you’d be better off pumping it full of things wealthy mining blokes can blow their thousands on – cars, tech, home entertainment, etc – and leaving the augers and whatnot (I have quite the mining lexicon) to the more industry-skewed rags. Still, good luck to ’em.

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