Can you iron a shirt in three minutes?
Movie: Fast Five Watching the trailer for the fifth movie in the fast and the furious franchise sets the scene well. This isn’t going to be a nuanced, character driven drama, but an action movie with one-liners, fast cars, and people hitting and shooting at each other. In the earliest scene of prolonged dialogue in […]
I first saw The Dark Crystal on the big screen when I was very young, and so I was keen to see if it has stood the test of time. This was an impulse buy: it was in a double-pack with Labyrinth which will probably be the next movie that I rewatch. Thinking back over it, […]
Single Origin Roasters coffee. 500 Crown St, Surry Hills. I’ve long wanted to have a look at this place, but had the sense that it was mostly for lunch or dinner. After seeing their stall at Eveleigh Markets, though, I realised that breakfast was an option, and so went to visit. Looking at the menu, […]
In the past I’ve raised money via movember for depression and prostate cancer, but there’s another form of cancer that I haven’t mentioned before, at least here: bowel cancer. Second biggest cancer killer in Australia: 1 in 12 Australians will be diagnosed with it by age 85, it’s a big deal. But we don’t talk […]
[nathan] Impressive (32 second YouTube video).
Glinelli coffee. 67 King St, Newtown. Spotted this place (sadly, closed) when walking back from RPA towards work one day. It seems that they would do most of their business with takeaway customers for the bus stop at the front of the cafe, so when I visit on a Saturday it’s pretty quiet. The focus […]