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2017 AFL Team of The Week [Cumulative] – Round 18

A rolling Team of the week graphic that collates the AFL Team of the Week (posted each Tuesday) and includes the players that have been included most often. Players are chosen based on the amount of times they have been chosen in their respective position category (categories are Forwards, Midfielders, Backs and Ruck). In the…Continue Reading “2017 AFL Team of The Week [Cumulative] – Round 18”

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2017 AFL Team of The Week [Cumulative] – Round 17

A rolling Team of the week graphic that collates the AFL Team of the Week (posted each Tuesday) and includes the players that have been included most often. Players are chosen based on the amount of times they have been chosen in their respective position category (categories are Forwards, Midfielders, Backs and Ruck). In the…Continue Reading “2017 AFL Team of The Week [Cumulative] – Round 17”

Desert Island Discs Playlists – An Unofficial Accompaniment

This is the Desert Island Discs Playlist Project. If you’ve ended up here and don’t know anything about Desert Island Discs, the BBC radio program and podcast, then this article is not going to be very useful to you. I have written about it more extensively here. This page is intended for currently listeners of…Continue Reading “Desert Island Discs Playlists – An Unofficial Accompaniment”

How To Proofread Your Own Work – My Journey to Competent Copy

Proofreading sucks. I’ve always thought so. Some people are good at putting a critical eye to their own work but as I’ve always been terrible at it. With me, I think it is a combination of a couple of things. I’m a bit lazy.  I’m possibly a bit arrogant. I was naturally a good writer…Continue Reading “How To Proofread Your Own Work – My Journey to Competent Copy”

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Based On A True Story – My Problem With Creative Licence in Hollywood

I remember the first time I felt let down by ‘Based On A True Story’. Remember The Titans was part of male adolescent canon when I was in high school. It was about sports and it was also a ‘good’ movie. It was pretty thick with sentimentality but: hey, it’s based on a true story…Continue Reading “Based On A True Story – My Problem With Creative Licence in Hollywood”

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Uncomfortable Truths: A Tribe Called Quest and Georgie Porgie

There are a few issues with being a hip-hop fan when you come down on the more progressive side of social issues. Like most Australian white kids born in the late 80’s I was introduced to hip-hop through Eminem. Specifically, I was introduced through ‘The Marshall Mather LP’, which was released in 2000, when I…Continue Reading “Uncomfortable Truths: A Tribe Called Quest and Georgie Porgie”