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Why I Am Not Upset About the End of 'Offspring'

I don’t watch a lot of TV. And when I do, whatever I’m watching really has to grab me. (In other words, it has to be worth giving up reading and writing time for.) Recent grabbings include… 512 more words


The Birthday Girl, Amelia Claire

Millie turned three years old on Sunday. Bob was in New York with Charlie so our celebration was rather low-key. In fact, when she asked about a party, I successfully convinced Millie that a trip to Lowes and Target WAS her party. 676 more words


The Revitalising Nature of Star Power

Many children of the late 80s and early 90s would fondly remember the Australian cartoon Blinky Bill. A cartoon about an adventurous koala and his Australian animal friends was the height of fun at the time, but it appears that the life of Blinky Bill may not be over. 476 more words

Tweet Your Favourite Television . . . Character?

I love it when entertainment blurs the line between fact and fiction. Because that is ultimately why we are watching entertainment. We want to be whisked away into a different world away from our own problems and right into the middle of someone else’s problems. 405 more words

Party Tricks: Nina does Dennis

You may have been wandering what Nina Proudman did when she wasn’t on television being an obstetrician. Well, Channel 10 has let the cat out of the bag: she was being the Premier of Victoria. 534 more words

Startups Gear Up to Make Big Pitch

DES MOINES, Iowa — A new smartphone app makes it easier to mark your kids’ big milestones, and it’s one of several start-ups that could get a big boost in business this week. 419 more words


Day 36 - Billy Talent

Another Monday, which means it’s time for another bit of loud, fast and furious punk rock.

This time it’s Canadian punks Billy Talent with their excellent  219 more words