Monthly Archives: February 2014

February 28, another long overdue update

Oh, dear internet, I’m sorry. I’ve been neglectful. It’s been a while. Too long, really. The Arrested Development trivia thing went really well, thanks, I reviewed a tonne of stuff for Sydney Festival, reviewed a bunch of films for the … Continue reading

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Sydney or Melbourne: which city will kill you first?

First published in Time Out Sydney 27 February 2014 Dear the Internet, The Guardian recently published an interactive map showing how one’s life expectancy changes depending on where in the world one lives. It’s a fascinating tool unambiguously showing that … Continue reading

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Kris Kristofferson interview

First published in Time Out, February 2014 The country and cinema legend looks back at his legacy Let’s not mince words: Kris Kristofferson is an honest-to-god legend. The man is one of the great American country songwriters – ‘Sunday Mornin’ … Continue reading

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Your ratings-smashing Australian Government blockbuster TV events of 2014!

Originally published at Time Out Sydney, 14 February 2014. Art by Robert Polmear. Dear the Internet, If there’s one thing that our nation learned last Sunday with success of rating smashers INXS: Never Tear Us Apart and the Schapelle Corby biopic Schapelle, … Continue reading

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Custard interview

First published in Time Out Sydney, February 2014  The Brisvegas 90s legends make a long-overdue return Dave McCormack, dear reader, is a very conversational person. He’s effusive, chatty and extremely charming, although even he has found doing press for the … Continue reading

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