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Diary of a Blues fan - Round 23 vs Essendon

And so another season comes to a halt. With a draw. What a bizarre way to go out, and what a bizarre game it was. Up by 30, down by 30, and then a chance to pinch it, where tragically the man who I love most, Gibber, couldn’t make the distance on a kick that he would send 10 rows back 8 times out of 10. 208 more words


Friday Forecast Part 1

The Friday Forecast is taking a slightly different form this week. As I have been laid low by a rather brutal virus the final round AFL preview never came. 820 more words

Friday Forecast

An ASADA settlement: Business as usual or 'not on'?

All stakeholders are presently denying the prospect of a settlement between the Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority (ASADA) and affected players of Essendon Football Club’s supplements saga. 2,071 more words


How to navigate twists & turns of Essendon v ASADA saga

As we follow the tortuous twists and turns of the litigation brought by Essendon Football Club and James Hird against the Australian Sports Anti Doping Authority (ASASA), it seems that each news bulletin discloses further ‘options’ or paths the protagonists might pursue. 3,269 more words


AFL Round 22 Preview

Second last round, many positions in the finals remain open, who will win:

Port Adelaide v Carlton  :  Port Adelaide by 11 points

North Melbourne v Adelaide  :  North Melbourne by 10 points… 127 more words

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Regarding my post yesterday

I said some mean things about the internet. I said that its used to spread hatred, fear and vitriol. Which it is.

But I neglected to mention that sometimes the internet does some fucking great things. 159 more words


The Price of Corruption

It is approaching one year since the Essendon Football Club accepted unprecedented sanctions as a result of the supplements saga.

The official violation was ‘disrepute’. The subject was governance. 961 more words