Latest Stories

  • Bruce Springsteen Gets His Own Academic Journal

    No, it’s not a joke – McGill University have launched an academic journal devoted purely to the work of Bruce Springsteen. The brief is to publish scholarly works looking closely at Springsteen’s creative output in context of wider society. The first issue is available for free now, and here’s an example of one article’s title… [Continue Reading]

    Bruce Springsteen Gets His Own Academic Journal
  • Album Review: The Empty Hearts

    A rock band is a machine. It’s a totally unoriginal analogy, but powerful all the same. There’s a bunch of moving parts and when things are running well, a band canĀ feel like it could go into perpetual motion. This is particularly the case where you have each member coming into the project with a decade… [Continue Reading]

    Album Review: The Empty Hearts
  • The City 2 Surf Run Summarised In 14 Simple Points

    (A guest post from Wendy Symons – thanks Wendy!) Ok so I have been asked a lot of questions about the City2Surf for beginners. Here is my spin on it. 1. It’s a bloody long way. 2. There are a lot of people. 3. There are a lot of stupid people. 4. Heartbreak hill is… [Continue Reading]

    The City 2 Surf Run Summarised In 14 Simple Points
  • Outcry At Non-Cheapening of Goods Post Carbon Tax

    In the eighteen or so hours since the Abbott Government pulled off a world first in reversing a climate change measure, an outcry has already occurred from a range of sectors, angry at prices remaining standard. Bill Snelson, a retired taxi driver from Coburg is indignant his support for the changes aren’t being recognised. “After… [Continue Reading]

    Outcry At Non-Cheapening of Goods Post Carbon Tax

General Tech

The_Empty_Hearts_New_LP_out_August_5__2014_-_YouTube

Album Review: The Empty Hearts

A rock band is a machine. It's a totally unoriginal analogy, but powerful all the same. There's a bunch of moving parts and … [Read More...]

More General Tech

Virtual Worlds

Equity___Trusts__Estoppel_Tutorial_-_YouTube

Second Life and Law Teaching

Another great initiative coming out of the University of Western Australia: A Second Life machinima has been custom made … [Read More...]

More Virtual Worlds

The Email Joke Graveyard

Little April

Little April was not the best student in Sunday school. Usually she slept through the class. One day the teacher called on … [Read More...]

College Fun

On the first day of college, the Dean addresses the students, pointing out some of the rules. "The female dormitory … [Read More...]

Australian Bush Etiquette

IN GENERAL 1. Never take an open stubby to a job interview. 2. Always identify people in your paddocks before shooting at … [Read More...]

More random stuff

Previous Posts