The global supply chain crisis is finally over! Well, at least for me. Nobody was more surprised than I when the barbecue store rang on Friday to tell me that my extra large Big Green Egg had …
Marvel at this Uptown Funkster.I’m posting this because it made me smile for about four and a half minutes. Also, it made me wonder which actors haven’t been in a Marvel movie…
A theory and taxonomy of 1990s Dad thrillers.This is a pretty cool essay, and dives surprisingly deep into the ginormous cheesebowl of one my fave genres of film. Which genre, you ask? Why …
The second half of that beer is not worth drinking.I found myself with ten or fifteen minutes to kill waiting on a take-away order from Siam Spicey up at Peregian Beach last weekend. A perfect op…
Death of the servoFrom an ABC bit about servo’s and climate change. To survive, the service station will have to change. In 2019, management consultancy Boston Co…
Please explain.It’s been a long time since I followed the cricket, or any sport really. Writing about it up close as a correspondent for Inside Sport kinda put…
The Wheel of CheeseOne of the weird things about reading more, is that I’ve been enjoying TV more, as well. Even though I’m watching it less. As a rough rule I try…
Betty's Burger's Lobster Roll.I saw this bad boy last night, coming out of the gym at West End, where there is a Betty’s within a minute’s walk. I exited the same gym today, …
The global supply chain crisis has one and only one upside.It’s allowed me to dive deep into my barbecue reading while I’ve been waiting (yes I’m still waiting) for my XL Big Green Egg to arrive. I have …
Not so easy, is it boys?I pay for a sub to a publishing industry newsletter called The Hot Sheet. It’s great, but only if you make your quids from the writing and publi…
Please, Siri, mercy.This bit from The Verge on how fitness trackers just won’t let you rest really struck a chord with me. Before I got sick earlier this year I was…
Batteries.We replaced our old solar panels about a year ago. The inverter had died and although we could have just swapped it out, the panels were ten yea…