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So you’ve finally conquered the job hunting process and secured yourself your first big job. Congratulations! Whilst the notion of ‘working for the man’ is essentially the same whether you’re … Continue reading

September 26, 2013 · Leave a comment

Being a Football WAG

So, you’ve done the hard yards, staked out the usual haunts (Eve, CQ, Hotel Barkly) and snagged yourself a footballer. Congratulations. Now the hard work of being a football WAG … Continue reading

September 23, 2013 · 1 Comment


In recent memory we have been blessed with some epic Grand Finals. We have become quite accustomed to seeing Geelong, Collingwood, Hawthorn and St Kilda fight to the death on … Continue reading

September 22, 2013 · 1 Comment

Grand Final Week

There are five seasons in Melbourne; Summer, Autumn, Winter, Spring and Grand Final Week. Like all of the seasons, the latter has its own unique weather trends, fashions, events, songs … Continue reading

September 22, 2013 · Leave a comment


What is over-commentating? I never knew. Channel 7 took back the television rights to the AFL in 2007. Enter… Over-commentating. If you have watched a game of Friday or Saturday … Continue reading

September 21, 2013 · Leave a comment

One hit wonders (Part 2)

KONY 2012 Invisible Children Inc… What’s that? It is another 1 hit wonder. In 2012 there was a viral social media campaign. KONY 2012. A 29-minute film was released and … Continue reading

September 19, 2013 · Leave a comment

Opening a jar

There’s nothing quite like the sound of opening a new glass jar for the first time. That melodious ‘pop’ just before the cap loosens and then the glorious release of … Continue reading

September 12, 2013 · 1 Comment

AFL Finals

With too many accredited media and too much coverage of the AFL from Sunday to Sunday, surprisingly a simplistic formula to playing and winning finals is seldom found. Modern football … Continue reading

September 9, 2013 · 1 Comment

Julia Morris

Comedian Julia Full Frontal, Thank God You’re Here, In Melbourne Tonight, Spicks and Specks, Rove, The Edinburgh Comedy Festival, the Melbourne Comedy Festival. If there is a forum in which … Continue reading

September 9, 2013 · Leave a comment

One hit wonders

Usually, one hit wonders are associated with the music industry. Songs or hit singles that have captured the hearts of a generation for one reason or another. Not being a … Continue reading

September 8, 2013 · Leave a comment

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