The podcast returns after a two-week break with a round-up of the minor outrages that have been swirling round social media, from the French family who cheated death at a safari park to Hema’s protracted protractors and Thierry Baudet’s unsettling ode to a baguette. Elsewhere, find out why Mark Rutte had some unlikely guests on his flight back from the Caribbean, how Amsterdam is planning to turn back the tourist tide and why universities are concerned about the growth of English-language classes. And in sport, we catch up with Tom Dumoulin’s bid for a second Giro title and attempt to untangle the Byzantine permutations of the end-of-season Eredivisie play-offs.
Discussion: outbreak of ophef
VVD and Denk indulge in Middle East flag wars (AT5, Dutch)
Boer zoekt vrouw sparks concern about boxed goats (KRO website, Dutch)
NOS under fire as Anne-Marie Couderc becomes temporary CEO of KLM (Adformatie, Dutch)
Forklift truck incident leads to 20-man brawl in Drenthe (RTV Drenthe, Dutch, with video)