Ben Elton At The Global Atheist Convention #AtheistCon!

If you don't know who he is, then please avoid me, as I know all the lines from The Young Ones and Blackadder.httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bhtVSn-DKAQEarlier this year: Blackadder duo reunite for new comedyNice to know I won't be the only person from Perth (well, Fremantle area, actually) at this convention! … [Read more...]

What I Think Of When I Listen To The Doctor Who Theme

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Triple J’s Hottest 100 Magic With Lawrence Leung: Four Kings

httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aLdDgNh3pFI ABC-TV comedian and magic-tragic Lawrence Leung has teamed up with award-winning illusionist Simon Coronel to conjure a series of mind-bending videos to accompany this year's triple j Hottest 100 theme of "Magic". … [Read more...]

Choosing To Die – Terry Pratchett Documentary

httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=slZnfC-V1SY&feature=player_embeddedUnrelated - new article out on Curiouser and Curiouser soon. … [Read more...]

A Sad Atheist Story – From Reddit

"Sometimes these FB posts can hurt... and there's simply no witty comment you can make in reply."Tomorrow, work begins - I'll see you when it's all done. Until then, I'll post a few links to things that are happening, but won't be blogging "properly" for a while. I hope you'll promote them, if you like them. Be kind to each other. … [Read more...]

Token Skeptic Podcast – On SurfCoast SkeptiCamp

Now out on the Token Skeptic podcast (with transcript link very soon!): January 21st 2012 is the date for a summer SkeptiCamp in Victoria. It is being run by the Great Ocean Road Skeptics, and will be held at the Aireys Inlet Community Centre from 10:30am to 6pm on Saturday 21st. Registration is free, as per usual for Skepticamps, and also includes a BBQ lunch, free coffee all day and a paranormal winetasting to wrap up the day! Head to http://summerskepticamp.eventbrite.com for more details and … [Read more...]

Upcoming Events For The Perth Skeptics

This is a group that I started a few years back (in 2009!) - and thanks to the wonderful people involved, there's a few things happening for the first half of the year that I'll pass on:Book Club Meetup: Sleights of Mind Fri Jan 13 6:30 PM RSVP on the Perth Skeptics site. The next book for the Skeptics Book Club is Sleights of Mind by Stephen L. Macknik and Susana Martinez-Conde. NB: You must RSVP to get more details at the Perth Skeptics Meetup Group.Darwin Day at Perth Zoo Sun Feb 12 12:00 … [Read more...]

Zombies, Run! A Running Game

Sunday Morning Survey - Would this be a good exercise incentive?Thanks to Swoopy for this find. Running Game & Audio Adventure: Zombies, Run! is an ultra-immersive running game for the iPhone, iPod Touch, and Android. We deliver the story straight to your headphones through orders and voice recordings - and back home, you can build and grow your base with the items you've collected. … [Read more...]

Get Into Guitarrista – By Bridget Mermikides

Classical Masterpieces for Solo Guitar - Guitarrista by Bridget Mermikides.I would highly recommend the final track El Ultimo Tremolo (Live), but then I'd feel weird for not equally highly recommending all the other tracks, because they're brilliant too. For example, a very popular solo arrangement of Tchaikovsky’s Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy appears in Guitar Techniques Magazine.You can buy the album from bandcamp, at Bridget - Guitarrista. … [Read more...]

Vinnie Jones On CPR – Staying Alive

Personally, I was taught 'Row, Row, Row Your Boat' as a useful timing device for when doing CPR. Which reminds me, I'll be doing a refresher course in First Aid post-January. Having helped someone who hurt themselves, it is worth it. … [Read more...]

Four Horsemen 2012 By Neil Davies

Neil Davies' shirt is available on RedBubble. … [Read more...]