Archives for December 2012

Little Kitten – Christmas And Maru

This is for Joey, Laurie, Rob, Catherine, Hayley, Sharon, Bridget, Milton, Chris, Alan, Barry, Karen, Ben, Alom, Jack, Anna, Harriet, Paul, Belinda, Samantha, Liz, Michael, Eugenie, Donald, Mary, Richard, Bayani, Jim, Bec, Lynne, Ed, Jennifer, Josh, Petra, Jim, Neil, Nicole, Simon, Helen, Pamela, Blake, Julia, Chris, Sebastian, Warren, Bruce, Ben, Janis, Melanie, DJ, Baxter, Reed, Bryan, Ann, Alexander, Alexa, Paul, Stuart, Tom, Per Johan, Wayne, Adam, Ande, Shelley, Jayson, John, Shell, Slau, … [Read more...]

Little Kitten – The Evolution Of Santa Claus

Merry early Christmas everyone! New podcast out tomorrow (it's the fourth birthday of the Token Skeptic Podcast and I have a lot of thank yous to give out!). I'll catch you after the year is done, with one more special episode out on Boxing Day. … [Read more...]

Young Vagabond – An Australian Teen Magazine With A Difference

It's been too lovely a day to end it on a negative - how's this for a positive? The future Australian magazine Young Vagabond is seeking funding via Pozible and has thirty days to do so:Young Vagabond from Young Vagabond on Vimeo. Young Vagabond is a new magazine for teenage girls, offering an alternative to other print publications, which often have an unhealthy focus on image and sexuality.Our aim: Through Young Vagabond, we aim to give young women a voice, and a magazine that they want t … [Read more...]

#SayNeighToSexism – Sunday Telegraph Names Australian Sportswoman of the Year: A Horse

I'm not kidding.The Australian Sunday Telegraph names Black Caviar (a horse) Australian Sportswoman of the Year.  Never mind the feats of comeback queen cyclist Anna Meares, hurdler Sally Pearson (both Meares and Pearson took gold during the London Olympics), Jacqueline Freney who won no less than eight gold medals in the pool at the Paralympics or  Steph Gilmore who is now a FIVE time world surfing champion, Rothfield and Hadland saw fit to give the Sportswoman of the year award to a … [Read more...]

Australian Christmas Carols (To Annoy Absolutely Everyone Everywhere This Season)

Guaranteed to annoy everyone... particularly after you've heard them about fifteen times each, while in numerous shopping outlets and waiting bays and doctors' offices and on the radio and playing in the background while you're waiting on hold.I'm certain no jury will convict me for beating an animatronic elf to circuit-fizzing death with a large plastic pine tree for daring to chirp the lyrics of The Wiggles Christmas at me non-stop as I stood in line for over an hour waiting for one sodding … [Read more...]

Little Kitten – Flashmob Carmina Burana

I remember this train station! … [Read more...]

Little Kitten – Why The Daily Mail Is Evil – Martin Robbins

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One Way Atheists Can Cope With Christmas

...imagine actually writing an article about how atheists can cope with Christmas.Naturally if you read the whole context of Will's Tweet, you'll discover that it's in response to an article by Alain de Botton.Personally, I just sing. … [Read more...]

New Tim Minchin “Woody Allen Jesus” Video – And Young Australian Skeptics On Randi.Org!

Head over to check out the interview!The New Faces Of Young Skepticism: The Young Australian Skeptics Site Relaunch What are some of the goals for the new site - will we see more YAS on the scene and in what ways?Jack: The main goals for the site are: promote discussion about topics important to young skeptics, especially those in Australia, and raise the awareness and visibility of young skeptics in the online skeptical community; promote relevant events, such as those put on by university … [Read more...]

Little Kitten – The Embarrassing Aftermath of the Mayan ‘Apocalypse’

The Embarrassing Aftermath of the Mayan 'Apocalypse' -- powered by … [Read more...]

Little Kitten – Solo, Piano – NYC

A lone piano stands curbside in New York City, and a short documentary chronicles the interactions of passers-by as the piano awaits its fate. … [Read more...]