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.
March 27, 2015 24 Comments
After a day of reproachful messages suggesting that Helen Razer was so mentally unwell that she needed a detox, she held forth to cleanse the toxins. This is her enema.
March 26, 2015 31 Comments
A toxic mix of scientism and a delusional belief in pseudo-history have created a world in which we pick and choose easy "answers", rather than search for actual knowledge.
March 25, 2015 1 Comment
Dear Australian media, you are not the most special unique snowflakes to have ever lived, and there is more worth reporting than what is inside your own newsroom.
March 19, 2015 9 Comments
Won't someone think of the children! Kids use smartphones because we let them. Perhaps try parenting, instead of buying another app to limit your kid's screen time.
March 12, 2015 8 Comments
Abbott has again decided to kick an institution many Australians strongly support -- dubious as the United Nations may be ...