My pal Graham recently drew my attention to the 1971 Australian film Wake in Fright, which is now available to watch in full, in a gloriously restored, uncensored HD on YouTube. I have no idea why he thought I would be interested… Read More »‘First Time in the Yabba, Mate?’
The buff chap with the stuck-on beard above was recently kicked out of a football game in Florida for daring to wear as little on the stands as the cheerleaders do on the pitch. Boo! American Speedophobia strikes again! It… Read More »American Speedophobia Strikes Again
An Australian beer company tries the ‘buy our beer and save yourself from metrosexuality’ approach. I’ve been to Australia and can tell you that the beer in question certainly isn’t going to sell itself on something as gay as, er,… Read More »Real Beer For Real Men – A Niche Market?
By Mark Simpson, Independent on Sunday (December 3, 2006) We all know that Australians are better than us. Better looking, better at sport, better at partying, better at sex, better at reality TV shows. Mostly because they told us so.… Read More »We’re Better at Everything, Mate: Australia’s Sports Complex