Cory Talks Podcast-logo

Cory Talks Podcast

Media & Entertainment Podcasts

Hi, I’m Cory O’Connor from Geelong, Australia. My podcast, Cory Talks features news on what’s happening in the world around us. My opinions feature, but first and foremost is to present factual information for my listeners because facts in journalism seems to be endangered at the moment. I’m not a journalist, but I know enough to see though most of the stuff that is put forth as news in the 21st century. Apart from being a podcaster, I love listening to podcasts, sci-fi, social issues, media, TV and movies.

Hi, I’m Cory O’Connor from Geelong, Australia. My podcast, Cory Talks features news on what’s happening in the world around us. My opinions feature, but first and foremost is to present factual information for my listeners because facts in journalism seems to be endangered at the moment. I’m not a journalist, but I know enough to see though most of the stuff that is put forth as news in the 21st century. Apart from being a podcaster, I love listening to podcasts, sci-fi, social issues, media, TV and movies.

Location:

Australia

Description:

Hi, I’m Cory O’Connor from Geelong, Australia. My podcast, Cory Talks features news on what’s happening in the world around us. My opinions feature, but first and foremost is to present factual information for my listeners because facts in journalism seems to be endangered at the moment. I’m not a journalist, but I know enough to see though most of the stuff that is put forth as news in the 21st century. Apart from being a podcaster, I love listening to podcasts, sci-fi, social issues, media, TV and movies.

Twitter:

@corymedia

Language:

English


Episodes

Cory Talks S03 E07 - Mon 1 Mar 2021

2/28/2021
On this edition of Cory Talks… That circuit breaker COVID-19 lockdown in Victoria recently has done the trick it seems, with further restrictions being lifted over the past weekend. Meanwhile Queensland has opened up its metaphorical arms to Greater Melbourne, lifting travel restrictions. I will not be reporting on the now growing list of rape allegations out of Australia’s capital. I’ve stated my reasons on my “Use Your Words” blog and also a rather lengthy response in the opening of this...

Duration:00:36:20

Cory Talks S03 E06 - Mon 22 Feb 2021

2/21/2021
On this edition of Cory Talks… Rape allegations by two former Liberal Party staffers at Australian Parliament House levelled against one former male staffer. What did the Prime Minister Scott Morrison know and when did he know it? His words do not feel believable and if you believe the screenshot of a text message, the Prime Ministers Office knew about one of the allegations for a greater length of time than it has admitted. The COVID-19 vaccine programme is finally rolling out in...

Duration:00:33:26

Cory Talks S03 E05 - Mon 15 Feb 2021

2/14/2021
On this edition of Cory Talks… Victoria enters a five-day lockdown to tackle an outbreak of the more virulent UK strain of COVID-19. Greek tennis player departs Australia for South Africa and tests positive for coronavirus upon arrival. Former US President is acquitted for the second time. The voting was ten votes short of convicting Trump for Incitement for Insurrection. Trump vows to continue his fight. Free National Broadband Network upgrades to select Australian locations. Will it...

Duration:00:26:27

Cory Talks S03 E04

2/7/2021
On this edition of Cory Talks… Today (Monday 8 February 2021) was supposed to mark the date that 75% of the Victorian workforce could return to the office, but that was paused thanks to a coronavirus concern related to the UK variant. Anti-conversion law introduced in Victoria, and it’s about time. An Aussie doctor working in the Austrian Alps got the COVID-19 jab and has written a story for ABC News Australia on her friend who she loves dearly, but is an anti-vaxxer. After listening to...

Duration:00:33:50

Cory Talks Promo

2/2/2021
Hi my name is Cory O’Connor. I’m from Geelong Australia. This is my podcast, Cory Talks --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/corymedia/message

Duration:00:00:21

Cory Talks S03 E03

1/31/2021
On this edition of Cory Talks... The last time I'm going to talk about Australia Day (Invasion Day) this year, I promise. Australian Open heating up for the February 8 start, and I'm talking about the exerted ranting of one American tennis player and his first world problem. Australian Chemists/Pharmacies able to sign up from today (Monday 1 February 2021) to become COVID-19 vaccination points. The European Union being heavy handed on limiting to quantity of inoculations to non-EU countries....

Duration:00:30:38

Cory Talks S03 E02

1/24/2021
On this edition of Cory Talks... America has another chance at regaining their democracy after the inauguration of Joe Biden and Kamala Harris as President and Vice President of the United States on January 20. The Trump Impeachment (Part Two) is expected to start on February 8. The Australian Open tennis Grand Slam also starts in February and it's had controversy of its own with some professional players acting like spoilt children. Once players girlfriend would make my douche of the week...

Duration:00:36:06

Cory Talks S03 E01

1/17/2021
On this edition of Cory Talks... Hello there everyone! It's been a while, almost two months in fact since the last edition of the show and I'm picking things up with days before the Inauguration in the US of President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris. It's been a rocky road to January 20, but I don't need to tell American's about that, they've been living it and my thoughts are with all the decent people who have not been taken in by the lies and deflection of the Trump...

Duration:00:32:12

Cory Talks S02 E21 Christmas Eve

12/24/2020
Hello everyone and welcome to the Christmas Eve special episode of the Cory Talks podcast. Happy Holidays, Merry Christmas, Season's Greetings, Happy Festivus... which ever you like. A PODCAST FROM CORY DIGITAL MEDIA - corydigitalmedia.com --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/corymedia/message

Duration:00:15:14

Cory Talks S02 E20

11/21/2020
On this edition of Cory Talks... It's the 2020 series finale episode. And it's the longest podcast I've done so far coming in at 67 minutes. Please don't miss this one and certainly do not feel you have to listen to it all at once. There's breaks after around each 20 minutes. While Victoria continues on its path to COVID Normal, not so good news out of South Australia which initiated a brief lockdown this past week. It ended earlier than expected because a man lied to contract tracers about...

Duration:01:07:52

Cory Talks S02 E19

11/14/2020
On this edition of Cory Talks... Trump still refuses to accept the will of the American people. The Biden/Harris team continue on their journey to the White House, despite the lack of help from the current administration. If you're American, are a Trump supporter and are thinking of moving to Canada, think again. Once Canadian man has words for you. Aussie group produces a song in tribute to Trump's denial of facts. You can find it on YouTube -...

Duration:00:28:19

Cory Talks S02 E18

11/7/2020
On this edition of Cory Talks... Multiple media outlets early Sunday morning Australian Time projected Joe Biden to be President-Elect of the United States after securing at least 273 electoral college votes, three more than required to assume the Presidency. President Trump has been doing as much as he could to disrupt the counting and diminish the awesome democratic right American's have. But not all agree with that assessment as you'll hear in this episode. Joe Biden spoke of hope on...

Duration:00:29:50

Cory Talks S02 E17

11/4/2020
On this edition of Cory Talks... On this special episode, the focus is on the American election. What a result... well maybe... to be honest I don't know because at the time of typing this, votes were still being counted. There you go, honesty OF politics, not honesty IN politics. At the time of typing this, Joe Biden was in front in the Electoral College votes, 203 to 103. While actual votes for the Republicans and Trump are slightly ahead (at 12:47pm AEDT). Disturbing news on the COVID-19...

Duration:00:23:20

Cory Talks S02 E16

10/31/2020
On this edition of Cory Talks... A spectacular third term win for Annastacia Palaszczuk and the Queensland Labor party over the Liberal/National Party headed by Deb Frecklington. It was the first election night result where the defeated leader spoke after the winner. The results can be found (once available) on the Queensland Electoral Commission website, www.ecq.qld.gov.au Just days now until the Federal election in the United States. Australia Post CEO engages a lawyer who's not impressed...

Duration:00:33:27

Cory Talks S02 E15

10/28/2020
On this edition of Cory Talks... The up's and down's of COVID-19 in the state of Victoria. Thankfully now there are more good days than bad with extra freedoms starting today (Wednesday 28th October). Queensland election on this Saturday. That states deputy Premier has congratulated Victoria on some really hopeful news. Shame the federal government wasn't as giving. Another scalp claimed at the Australian Securities and Investment Commission. Former Victorian Health Minister, Jenny Mikakos...

Duration:00:35:34

Cory Talks S02 E14

10/24/2020
On this edition of Cory Talks... Despite a resurgence of COVID-19 cases in the northern suburbs of Melbourne and protests at the capital's Shire of Remembrance, Victoria should still expect some further restrictions removed from the states lockdown. Time for the Chief of Australia Post to step down after a Senate Estimates inquiry. Victorian Hotel Quarantine guard speaks out. The final Presidential Debate for 2020 was not so much about fireworks from the mouth of Trump. Quite astonishing...

Duration:00:42:11

Cory Talks S02 E13

10/21/2020
On this edition of Cory Talks... Lockdown law restrictions continue to ease as the number of new cases of COVID-19 in Victoria continue to drop. There could be further easing early next month. Federal Health Minister criticises the Victorian Premier claiming the state is not opening up quick enough. Yes, that tired old message from a Federal government that is "not in this" with Victorian's. Victorian Chief Health Officer given a please explain over a contradiction in his evidence at the...

Duration:00:33:55

Cory Talks S02 E12

10/17/2020
On this edition of Cory Talks... The New Zealand election and a stunning result for Jacinda Ardern's Labour Party with a mandate to lead the country for the next three years. It's the first election win in 25 years where a single party has received enough votes to lead without the support of another party. Also election for Labor in the ACT (Australian Capital Territory). The Labor party has been in power in the nations capital for almost two decades. The Victorian Liberal Party have a plan...

Duration:00:35:46

Cory Talks S02 E11

10/14/2020
On this edition of Cory Talks... With just a few weeks to the Queensland election as donations scandal has hit that states opposition party leader, Deb Frecklington. I should create a new segment called, stupid sh*t the US President says because this week through either drugs or his natural, perhaps unnatural lack of sense has made him say lots of kooky stuff. To borrow a saying from the Orange Idiot, "you're not going to believe it". New Zealanders prepare for their General election this...

Duration:00:24:40

Cory Talks S02 E10

10/10/2020
On this edition of Cory Talks... Following the Australian Federal Government's 2020 Hope, payer and jobs budget, there's anger at the people it leaves out. Most notably half of the population. Also New South Wales Premier Gladys Berejiklian is pretty angry herself. NSW businesses flouting COVID-19 rules has caught her eye. The Vice Presidential Debate this week between VP Mike Pence and nominee Kamala Harris was not as fiery as the first Presidential Debate... thank goodness. Seems like...

Duration:00:35:25