If Christmas and New Year has deprived you of your regular George Christensen fix, provided you’re can suspend your sense of reality once again, we have the medicine for what ails ya!
It’s no secret that New Matilda believes the sun may actually shine directly from 98.9FM, an expanding community radio station in Brisbane that punches well above its weight.
That’s partly because they now employ former NM senior journo (and occasional contributor) Amy ‘Smiles’ McQuire, who moved back to Brisvegas earlier this year and is expecting to give birth in early 2016.
As impossible as it sounds, there is a way to listen to ‘The Donald’ without feeling an overwhelming desire to bring up your breakfast.
And you can thank Friend Dog Studios for that, a Youtube based comedy group.
If you’re a Sydney-sider who happens to be a lover of the NSW South Coast, then this film is either going to make you smile or cry. Or possibly both.
The restored 8mm time lapse was shot in 1971, and shows a road trip from Revesby, in Sydney’s south west, all the way to Dolphin Point, on the edge of Ulladulla.
There’s only a few days in a calendar year when cynical governments can truly bury news they don’t want you to read. Melbourne Cup is one of them. Anzac Day is another. And Christmas Eve… the mother of them all.
Here’s a sobering Christmas Day message released by the Climate Council on Christmas Day, which you probably should read.