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Thank You Harry

Harry Kewell, thank you! I feel like I have written countless words about Harry Kewell over the years. Certainly it’s fair to say that as good as Kewell was, he wasn’t always loved and has been vexed by more than a few, but the truth, in my opinion – Kewell is our greatest contribution to […]

Ethical or Simply Untouchable? What’s Right, Wrong and Grey in Journalism

Rightly or wrongly a United States journalist named Caleb Hannan wrote a published piece for Grantland in which he effectively outed a transgender woman named Essay Anne Vanderbilt. In the same week some UK ‘news’ sites wrongly labelled One Direction star Liam Payne as being anti-gay because he tweeted his support of hit television show […]

The Debt-Ache of the Bolton Wanderers

English Championship football club, Bolton Wanderers, have recently announced that they are in dept of £163.8m (AUD$304.35m). Parent company, Burnden Leisure PLC, have released a statement containing its figures for the year that ended in June 2013. In the club’s first season in the Championship (after being relegated from the Premier League) the group made […]

Changing of the Guard

The current ladder for the English Premier League looks pretty different to what we have become accustomed to this far into the season, that much is certain. Sure, it’s not like Crystal Palace and Norwich are leading the league or anything and it’s also not like Chelsea and Man City are fighting a relegation battle, […]

Fight Porn

2013 has been an incredible year to be a fan of MMA and more specifically the UFC. After 2012 was a tough year due to countless injuries leading to cancelled fights or replacement opponents, as well as one event that was cancelled altogether, 2013 has been an amazing bounce back year. Overall there have been […]

NBA: One Month In

The NBA season is just about a month old now and there are a lot of things we have learned. Plenty of teams have been better or worse than expected, some extremely so. We have also learned a lot about the highly touted draft class that just began their freshman college hoops season and of […]