Talking Melbourne

GAME DAY: Crows v Eagles

Sam Jacobs could be a factor in Nic Naitanui's absence.

9:28 PM   Join Kane Cornes, Matthew Lloyd, Tony Shaw, and the team in Adelaide.

WATCH

Moving commercial goes viral

11:44 AM   A moving commercial warning about the dangers of texting and driving has gone viral. Neil Mitchell spoke with its creator.

The 'intent' behind 'blackface'

Tom Elliott says intent should be taken into account.

3:40 PM   Tom Elliott says he can't understand why intent isn't taken into consideration when it comes to issues like blackface.

WATCH

Life of an Olympian

Andrew Horton, Neil Mitchell and Mack Horton.

1:35 PM   Olympic gold medallist Mack Horton has returned from Brazil. Mack and his dad, Andrew sat down with Neil Mitchell.

FIRST ON 3AW

No need to pay cabbies

9:15 AM   Neil Mitchell has discovered it's currently against the law for compensation to be paid to taxi licence holders.

Fatal smash at Narre Warren

5:51 PM   A woman has been killed after head-on crash at Narre Warren North.

Mayor hopeful's five-point plan

Nic Frances Gilley (centre) is running for mayor.

5:32 PM   Nic Frances Gilley is running for Lord Mayor. He joined Tom Elliott in studio on Friday.

Gap Years. Good or bad?

Tom Elliott speaks to Amanda Gailiss, Youth Governor of Victoria about gap years.

4:16 PM   Tom Elliott spoke with Victoria's Youth Governor about the merits of a gap year for those finishing school.

Sport

GAME DAY: Crows v Eagles

9:28 PM   Join Kane Cornes, Matthew Lloyd, Tony Shaw, and the team in Adelaide.

Cornes blasts Sloane suspension

Rory Sloane was a smokey for the Brownlow before his suspension.

9:24 PM   Kane Cornes tells 3AW Football Rory Sloane should not have been suspended.

Lloydy's convo with Warne

Matthew Lloyd says Shane Warne made a good point.

6:34 PM   Matthew Lloyd has detailed a salient point cricket legend Shane Warne made about this week's North Melbourne saga.

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Life and Culture

Pub Of The Week

For the 21st year with Neil Mitchell, the Pub Of The Week segment returns to find the best pub during 2016 from around 36 reviews each year.

MOVIE REVIEW

Jim's Movie Reviews - August 22

Soldier on: Matthew McConaughey in the Civil War drama Free State of Jones.

Jim Schembri 2:28 PM   Jim Schembri reviews: Free start of Jones, Ben-Hur, David Brent: Life on the Road, The Shallows, War Dogs, Red Billabong, High Rise, Indignation, and Kubo and the Two Strings!

Jim interviews 'Motorkite Dreaming' makers

Kite runners: Director Charlie Hill-Smith and producer Carroll Karpany from Motorkite Dreaming.

JIM SCHEMBRI   The superbly entertaining Motorkite Dreaming combines indigenous spirituality with goofball adventure.