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Food for Thought Entry No. 1: When style overtakes substance

Lately I’ve been ruminating on the state of Melbourne’s brunching “industry”.

I guess back in the days when cafes in Melbourne were few and far in between, things were much simpler. 594 more words

Food

The Cult of Personality.

I appeal to you, brothers, by the name of our Lord Jesus Christ, that all of you agree, and that there be no divisions among you, but that you be united in the same mind and the same judgment. 1,018 more words

Paul

The Medium Is The Message, Especially for TED Talks

While TED Talks have become something of a troublesome cliché (beautifully skewered by John Oliver here), the form they present remains remarkably effective and convincing. 41 more words

Authority

Kardash NeuFlesh ARS3000 - The Curve You Deserve!

Are you worried that you’re behind the curve? Do you feel flat when you see the latest ultrarad fashions? Has working that second job as a messenger left you with that tight-and-toned natural look? 121 more words

Science Fiction

Hey Mac, where"s my hash?

If Apple computers are so goddam amazing how come the UK iMac doesn’t have a hash key.
A complete pain when I’m writing some documentation (a blog post) for a Linux command line as root.

Linux

Compare and Contrast - Microsoft and Google

Last weekend we held a company conference in Visegrad, Hungary. It was a mixture of instruction, inspiration, and a drink called Jagermeister.

We are not a large group ( 840 more words

Melbourne Fringe Festival 2015

Unbeknownst to we creatives, Saturday night was (former) Arts Minister George Brandis’ last night in the job. Gee we’re all going to miss him. He really lead us on from out front and I for one, want to take this opportunity to thank him, as the outgoing arts minister, for his invaluable contribution to the entire sector. 688 more words

Australian Art