Monthly Archives: August 2017

Tuesday Tunes‬ #250 – Chumbawamba

Chumbawamba Chumbawamba were a British band that formed in 1982 and had major success until their final performances in 2012. The band constantly shifted in musical style, drawing on genres such as punk rock, pop, folk, and experimental. The band’s … Continue reading

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This weeks links (2017-08-14)

In brief: * Charlottesville: Race and Terror – VICE News Tonight on HBO * We won’t be giving equal time to spurious arguments against marriage equality (2017-Aug-12) [The Guardian] This is not about “political correctness”, that wonderfully nebulous term subverted … Continue reading

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A message to members of the Federal Parliament of Australia

❝In most jobs, refusing to undertake a core function for which you were employed – even as conscientious objection – would dissolve the contract. The honourable path is resignation.❞ — Mark Kenny, Delay, delay, delay: Coalition tying itself in knots … Continue reading

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This weeks links (2017-08-07)

In brief: * So, about this Googler’s manifesto. (2017-Aug-05) [@yonatanzunger|Medium] I’m writing this here, in this message, because I’m no longer at the company and can say this sort of thing openly. But I want to make it very clear: … Continue reading

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The Trail Running Series – Race #3 Silvan

Event: 2017-08-06 Trail Running Series – Race #3 Distance: 2.2km / 7.2km / 15.5km / 21km Date: Sunday 6th August 2017 Location: Silvan Organised by: Rapid Ascent Race #3 heads to the familiar venue of Silvan in the Dandenong Ranges … Continue reading

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Do you trust play equipment?

It may be a 3 in 143,473 chance, but I still don’t trust that play equipment 😉

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Wednesday WIN (2017-Aug-02)

* Of Choss and Lions * Northern Elements: An Arc’teryx Film * The Crown Traverse ( This one was in the Trails in Motion Film Festival @ UTA2017 ) * Iran: A Skier’s Journey ( This one was in the … Continue reading

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