January 2016

If you’re on the internet, don’t count on good grief


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This article first appeared in: The Daily Telegraph and The Herald Sun. I HAD to laugh recently when Twitter declared war on cancer, but I do appreciate the sentiment. Cancer does suck and not just because lately it has been taking down too many of our celebrities. Cancer affects normal people too. I doubt that it’s something Read More

Why does anyone bother playing the lottery?


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This article first appeared in the Huffington Post. Want to win a billion dollars? By playing the lottery? Sorry, you’re no chance. Even if you did buy a ticket. So why does anyone bothering playing the lottery?

The Golden Globes. Are you offended yet?


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If outrage is predictable, is it still outrage? This article first appeared in the Daily Telegraph. Ricky Gervais said some offensive things at the Golden Globes. Jokes about Caitlyn Jenner, catholic priests and Ben Affleck are just a sample. Predictably, the internet was outraged, and wasn’t that exactly the point?

Getting Freaky at Work


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By now, most of us have started back at work for the year, and that first day back is always one of the toughest. It’s waking up next to your partner the day after the end of your honeymoon, looking at them and thinking, ‘Welcome to the rest of my life.’ The big problem then Read More

New Year’s Eve is the most overrated party of the year


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This article first appeared in the Herald Sun Now that New Year’s Eve is a few days behind us, lets take a moment to reflect on the annual celebration of, ‘Have an epic time or you’re a loser.’ In my opinion it’s the most overrated party of the year, but in my opinion any party Read More