Absolutely… Full of it?

BY MATHEW PURSER Making news this morning was alleged comedian Jennifer Saunders star of TV comedy Absolutely Fabulous making the extraordinary claim that cancer survivors wear their suffering as a badge and revel in the attention they receive. Now as a general rule I try to keep what I write here mostly free from coarse…

Casual homophobia, and why it’s got to stop

Things that aren’t gay: When you get a bad mark on a paper. As difficult as it may be to process, that paper has not had homosexual relations. It is a piece of paper and therefore it is both genderless and sexless. Not gay. Long lines at nightclubs. Irritating? Yes. Inconvenient? Certainly. I mean, the line…

Culture shock: the unique and the not-so-unique

BY THE GENTRY MAN I’ve been fortunate enough to be blessed with two things: 1. Being raised in Australia – one of, if not, the most multicultural countries in the world 2. Having an extremely open mind – which even in Australia, is harder to come across than I’d like it to be These two…

WTF Wednesday: who else but Miley

BY COURTNEY FRY In true ‘what the fuck?‘ fashion, Miley Cyrus has dropped yet another jaw-dropping video – this time teaming up with Wiz Khalifa, Juicy J, and Mike WiLL Made It for Mike’s latest single, 23. It’s apparently an homage to basketball superstar, Michael Jordan, but I don’t know whether he’ll take this as…

WTF Wednesday: who else but Miley

BY COURTNEY FRY In true ‘what the fuck?‘ fashion, Miley Cyrus has dropped yet another jaw-dropping video – this time teaming up with Wiz Khalifa, Juicy J, and Mike WiLL Made It for Mike’s latest single, 23. It’s apparently an homage to basketball superstar, Michael Jordan, but I don’t know whether he’ll take this as…