Monthly Archives: June 2013

World Gin Day, 2013

Winston Churchill claimed that it “… has saved more Englishmen’s lives, and minds, than all the doctors in the Empire.” It can be a verb phrase meaning “to liven up”. Once upon a time you could even make it in the comfort of your own bathtub. Now it has its own day. Not to be […]

Harry Potter and My Bond

Ladies and Gentlemen, We are at war. (Well, some of us.) As an Australian, I have the power to stand between both sides of insanity, pleading for reason. That having been said, I often find it difficult not to side with one or the other. Capricious neutralness is not always a bad thing, but I […]