More problems with the email feed

My apologies, but there seems to have been another hiccough with the email subscription feed here on The Word. I hopefully have it fixed now. Although it does fall over on occasion, the email subscription is a good way to keep up to speed with things here –...

Marijuana and the dangers of Google image search

In my day job as a Martial Arts instructor, I teach classes in various locations around Sydney. Some of those are in schools and universities, where I rent space after hours for classes. In one of the primary schools that I teach from, the younguns have obviously been...

There’s a town in Australia called Yass

It’s true. The town of Yass is about sixty kilometres north of Canberra, the nation’s capital. McDonald’s, however, should have thought a bit harder about their sign before putting it up beside the...

So where’s the exit?

This is a sign made by more of those signwriting idiots that we’ve seen here on The Word before. This one truly denies all logic and any attempt at understanding. I don’t want to go in anyway, as the place must be full of...

Dumbledore’s gay and Christians are idiots

So, Albus Dumbledore is gay and Christians are idiots. I’m not telling you anything you didn’t already know, I suppose. It seems that J K Rowling has posthumously outed Dumbledore. In a fan Q and A at New York’s Carnegie Hall, Rowling was asked if...