December 2014

Posted on December 25, 2014 by Peter Toby

The Twelve Days of Christmas for a Xmas Orphan

As an Aussie in NYC and Xmas Orphan, I’ve composed my very own “Twelve Days of Christmas”. You know, just because… Why not?   What’s a Xmas Orphan? Extremely unlike an actual orphan, it’s someone who’s going to spend the holiday season well away from the majority of their friends and family. Usually by choice. Usually in Read More

Posted on December 20, 2014 by Peter Toby

Drunk Santas and Protesters Battle for NYC. Who Won?

So there were a whole bunch of white men in uniform acting inappropriately in NYC on Saturday December 13th and for a change, it wasn’t the NYPD. It was Santa Claus. Thousands of them. Last Saturday, New Yorkers had a choice. 1) Join the ‘Millions March’ and protest against the racism ingrained in America’s police Read More

Posted on December 16, 2014 by Peter Toby

Think before you click this Xmas. Max out your credit cards. Declare bankruptcy. Job done!

Spend big this Xmas, seeing as the Australian economy’s a mess… Then if you’re online shopping, try and use your common sense. Or don’t. It’s probably more fun if you don’t. “Online shoppers beware!” “Think before you click!” screams news.com.au! According to this piece of clickbait, because let’s face it, that’s what it is, we should be wary Read More

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