Author: Jeff

Why is Australian survivor so good?

I miss Australian Survivor already. Why was it so good? Because of how unscientific the voting was? Contestants just vote off anyone they want out with no explanation required. That’s …

Is Facebook listening?

Facebook eavesdropped on a private conversation today and, yeah, I’ve got proof… I was having an IRL (in real life) conversation about Facebook privacy with Kate, who is wrestling with …

Hugging strangers at the footy

Have you ever embraced a stranger at the footy? I have. Every now and then there are matches where it is entirely appropriate to do so and Richmond’s 2017 preliminary …

How we did TV in the 90’s

‘Have you seen Westworld?’ ‘Only the first two episodes, don’t tell me what happens! What about Black Mirror, do you watch that?’ ‘Nah, is that the one with Winona Ryder …

Cinema streamlining

I think we all agree – the cinema experience could be streamlined a bit, starting with the omission of the world’s most redundant question: ‘Where would you like to sit’? …

Anticipation Fatigue

Drop everything, Jerry Seinfeld is coming to town. ‘Oh my god, gotta get tickets!’ ‘How good is Seinfeld?’ ‘This is gonna be amazing!’ ‘Roll on… August 2017’?!! What is the …

Shoes without socks

You wouldn’t want to own shares in socks right now would you? You know… socks? Those cotton things we used to wear on our feet? They used to be quite …