May 7, 2015 4 Comments
Far from being of benefit to people with extreme mental illness, awareness campaigns around eating disorders can actually cause harm, and are really more for women who "just feel a bit shit about their bodies".
May 6, 2015
Wills and Kate are about as "natural' in their new parent photos as you are in your filtered selfie-stick Instagram profile pic.
April 30, 2015 13 Comments
Whether it is celebrities trying their hand at international diplomacy or the insistence on racially diverse emoji, we focus on the symbol and ignore the real.
April 29, 2015
Everyone is angry with Belle Gibson, but nobody can be bothered destroying the natural health bullshit that formed her success.
April 23, 2015 10 Comments
The greatest hurdle to treatment for mental illness is, in most cases, the lack of it. And feel-good "RUOK" campaigns are not going to fix the problem.
April 21, 2015
The Material Girl's true currency has been her ability to point her coned-shaped bra at the making of meaning itself.
April 16, 2015 22 Comments
The reality of Gallipoli is secondary to its function as a powerful but empty signifier. If we are going to hate Woolworths' co-option of the Diggers, why do we allow everyone else to do it?
April 9, 2015 4 Comments
In more ways than one, the depiction of Ron Woodroof in Dallas Buyers Club reflects the greed and profiteering of the film's owners.
April 2, 2015 41 Comments
Jeremy Clarkson once stood to mock the middle-class English culture he represented. But now has nothing left to say beyond “Believe me, I’m very important”.
April 1, 2015
The comedian and the audience must allow themselves freedom from the orthodoxies of the everyday.