The gratuitous use of the ‘star’ label has been going on for a while, and it’s only getting worse. The blatant overuse has led to a complete desensitisation of the term.

Hearing the phrase “Parramatta Eels superstar Mitchell Moses” infuriates me no end. It should irritate you too.
I’m aware wider news outlets are inclined to sensationalise the story by using hyperbole to grab attention. Within the rugby league community, we need to have a higher threshold and take genuine care of the value we put on the term.... Read More
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