Teenager uses the word epic correctly

August 2, 2014


Dante Illuminating Florence with his Poemk, by Domenico di Michelino

Linguists, parents and English language teachers celebrated this week, when for the first time in more than a decade, a teenager used the word epic in the correct manner.

Posted in: Humour, Language, Pop culture

Australian media searching for local angle in latest Middle East conflict

July 25, 2014



After almost three weeks of violence between Israel and Hamas, the Australian media are still desperately searching for a ‘local angle’ to the story.

FIFA rules Brasil and Germany to replay semi-final

July 9, 2014



The tears of 200 million Brasilians were flowing well before half time with a 5 – 0 lead to the Germans. However they have now turned to tears of joy with FIFA announcing, sensationally, that the World Cup semi-final be replayed.

Posted in: Humour, Religion, Sport

Brasil and Colombia to set new world record at quarter finals

July 3, 2014


FIFA World Cup 2014 in Brazil

When Brasil and Colombia clash in this weekends quarter finals they are set to create a new and unique world record.

Posted in: Gender, Humour, Sport

Luis Suarez sacked from Liverpool, signs with FC Universitatea Cluj

June 27, 2014



Uruguayan striker Luis Suarez has been released from his contract with EPL club Liverpool and has signed with Romanian club FC Universitatea Cluj.

Posted in: Current Issues, Humour, Sport

Socceroos through to Round of 16 at World Cup due to technical ruling

June 24, 2014



A sensational eleventh hour ruling by FIFA has seen Australia’s Socceroos qualify for the round of 16 at the 2014 Brasilian World Cup.

Posted in: Australia, Humour, Sport

ISIL (ISIS) set their sights on Bendigo

June 19, 2014



The militant group ISIL (ISIS) who are currently brutalising their way through Syria and Iraq, announced overnight that after capturing Baghdad they have set their sights on the Victorian country town of Bendigo.