Monthly Archives: August 2013

The Whole Essendon Story Needs Another Investigation

As a devout and life long Essendon supporter, news that the club will almost certainly be charged with various offences following the long-running ASADA drugs investigation hurts – and hurts pretty bad. However, I am a realist, and I firmly believe that the investigation, the outcome of that investigation, and the handout of any penalties […]

More Bomber Pain Against Eagles

ESSENDON 3.3 6.7 8.13 9.13 (67) WEST COAST 3.6 6.9 12.10 18.12 (120) GOALS Essendon: Goddard 3, Winderlich 2, Kommer, Bellchambers, Hooker, Baguley West Coast: LeCras 5, Hill 2, Wellingham 2, Darling 2, Dalziell 2, Schofield, Priddis, Kennedy, Gaff, Cripps BEST Essendon: Goddard, Hibberd, Watson, Carlisle, Stanton, Heppell West Coast: Priddis, LeCras, Darling, Masten, Cox, […]

Why Neither NBN Plan Will Kill Foxtel

I’ve been really irritated in this first week of the election campaign that the debate over the National Broadband Network (NBN) has degenerated into an argument as to which NBN plan hurts Rupert Murdoch and Foxtel the most. The premise is just ridiculous, as quite frankly, the NBN – (in either ALP or LNP form) […]

Magpies Far Too Good For Essendon

COLLINGWOOD 5.3 8.6 14.9 20.13 (133) ESSENDON 0.2 2.4 5.8 7.12 (54) GOALS Collingwood: Cloke 5, Elliot 3, Reid 3, Blair 2, O’Brien, Ball, Beams, Lynch, Pendlebury, Macaffer, Sidebottom Essendon: Kommer, Bellchambers, Melksham, Hardingham, Goddard, Dell’Olio, Gumbleton BEST Collingwood: Ball, Sidebottom, Shaw, O’Brien, Elliot, Pendlebury, Swan Essendon: Watson, Heppell, Ryder, Goddard INJURIES Collingwood: Nil Essendon: […]

Malcolm Turnbull Invents Time Travel

Exactly what was Malcolm Turnbull on about at yesterday’s National Broadband Network (NBN) debate between himself and Alan Kohler? How about this pearler? “Mr Turnbull said he did not object to fibre-to-the-premises technology in itself, but given the rapid rate of technological change thought it was best not to provision for future demands with today’s […]