A regular Tuesday afternoon towards the end of October last year (2017) saw Australia’s media go into a frenzy when the federal police raided the Australian Workers Union (AWU) offices in Sydney and Melbourne. The raid was part of an investigation conducted by “Turnbull government-established watchdog” the Registered Organisations Commission (ROC) that was investigating donations […]

Between tweeting about trash reality tv (Bachelor in Paradise you have my heart) and self-depreciating tweets about the mess that is my early twenties, I’ve been live-tweeting sci-fi movies that represent different ideas of the future and the technologies available for the subject BCM325: Future Cultures. This isn’t the first time I’d been ask to […]

Youtube has a lot of content. A lot. It’s a site that welcomes all kinds of people with a multitude of different interests to create content for amateur media practice. Roughly one hundred hours of video are uploaded to YouTube every minute, featuring a wide variety of content (Fischer, 2014). From beauty vlogs, to travel […]

In 2016, the worst possible thing that could ever happen to social media, happened. Vine was deleted. It wasn’t long before the application’s decline that many of its users moved to other platforms, with many moving to YouTube knowing that they could make money and find a larger audience. YouTube also allowed longer form videos and […]

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The process of cheese making was first introduced to us over 2000 years ago in 200 BCE. The cheesecake is believed to have originated in Ancient Greece and was ‘served to athletes during the first Olympic Games in 776 B.C.‘ (Bellis, 2017) as a form of superfood. Originating in Ancient…

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After watching the first couple of episodes of any television show, I will usually make the decision to continue watching the show, or remove it from my Netflix list and never think about it again. Unfortunately, for Terrace House, the latter happened. And it has also been quite a while…

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The other day I brought my friend into the depths of my bedroom and we watched the first couple of episodes of ‘Terrace House: Boys and Girls in the City’ together. We also ate some Thai food, it was delicious. Have a look at what we had to say!  

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So I’m not going to lie to you here, writing blog posts in which I have to understand and reiterate my understanding of a concept or reading… well they scare the living heck out of me. I’ve always got the thought in my mind that… what if I understand it…

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Memories of my childhood include sitting on the floor of my Nonna and Nonno’s place, attempting to interpret the classic Italian film ‘La Dolce Vita’, or watching RAI Italia and completely zoning out due to having no clue what’s going on. Throughout my life, this kind of experience had been…

It’s not a lie to say that humans have had a fascination of animals since the beginning of time. We’ve seen animals our entire lives – at the zoo, in the wild, or on our television. From a young age, we’re introduced to animals in the media with Disney Movies (The Jungle Book, The Lion […]

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