Monthly Archives: June 2015

Sunday Nerding: Stories That Stopped The World

Nerding has been away for a few weeks, but returns today with an ITV special on how television news handles breaking news stories. Being presented by ITV, this documentary has a British flavour, but as a news nerd, I find this fascinating. These are the “where were you when?” moments in life – and I […]

Jekyll And Hyde Bombers Go Missing In Second Half

HAWTHORN 2.4 5.8 11.14 16.18 (114) ESSENDON 2.5 5.7 7.8 11.10 (76) GOALS Hawthorn: Puopolo 4, Gunston 3, Hill 3, Suckling 2, Smith, Breust, Langford, Roughead Essendon: Carlisle 3, J.Merrett 2, McKernan, Goddard, Melksham, Cooney, Dempsey, Daniher BEST Hawthorn: Mitchell, Gunston, Puopolo, Lake, Roughead, Gibson Essendon: Hurley, Z.Merrett, McKernan, Heppell, Goddard INJURIES Hawthorn: James Frawley […]

Turnbull Sells Out – When Is The Exorcism?

Time for a quick waltz down memory lane. Who else remembers the nonsensical plan by former Communications Minister Stephen Conroy, for the mandatory filtering of all internet connections in Australia, to attempt to block all material online which had been classified “Refused Classification” (RC)? The campaign against it was long and hard, and eventually Conroy […]

Bombers Better But Eagles Win

WEST COAST 2.5 7.7 9.8 14.12 (96) ESSENDON 2.0 3.2 5.7 6.10 (46) GOALS West Coast: LeCras 4, Kennedy 3, Darling 2, Naitanui, Gaff, Sinclair, Selwood, Hill. Essendon: Edwards 2, Heppell, Chapman, Melksham, Goddard. BEST West Coast: LeCras, Gaff, Priddis, Naitanui, Cripps, Schofield, Selwood. Essendon: Hooker, Hibberd, Goddard, Stanton, Heppell, Watson, Merrett. INJURIES West Coast: […]

Bombers Bomb

ESSENDON 0.5 0.6 3.9 7.11 (53) GEELONG 3.1 9.5 15.6 19.8 (122) GOALS Essendon: Heppell 2, Cooney 2, Stanton, Daniher, Chapman Geelong: Hawkins 4, Johnson 4, Motlop 4, Caddy 2, Selwood 2, Lonergan, Blicavs, Kersten BEST Essendon: Hooker, Hurley, Kavanagh Geelong: Taylor, Caddy, Kelly, Lang, Enright, Rivers, Lonergan INJURIES Essendon: Nil Geelong: Shane Kersten (hamstring) […]