friendlyjordies is an Australian political commentator, comedian and YouTuber. His content often discusses contemporary Australian political issues, involving self-described “lowbrow humour”. Shanks popularised viral Twitter hashtags targeting Premier of New South Wales Gladys Berejiklian and political commentator Joe Hildebrand. Shanks’ channel, created in late 2013, has more than half a million subscribers. He has interviewed several politicians including Jodi McKay, Tanya Plibersek, Kristina Keneally, Helen Dalton, Bill Shorten, and former Australian Prime Minister Kevin Rudd.
18 Jun 2022