Archive for posts tagged with 'WTF'

Dog videos outrate cat videos

Brisbane Extra

Dog videos outrate cat videos

If you thought the ratings triumph of Channel 7’s Cats Make You Laugh Out Loud last week was a cultural nadir, thi…

Cats

Pets

Everybody really loves cat videos

A package of recycled cat videos has dominated the ratings for Channel 7. Cats Make You Laugh Out Loud, which replaced…

Bear in tree

Pets

Drop bears are real at this university

The drop bear — Australia’s favourite fictional animal — is a very real phenomenon at the University of…

Job opportunities

Brisbane Extra

The worst job ads ever

If you thought that Lorna Jane job ad was bad, you ain’t seen nothin’ yet. The womenswear clothing label…

Shaggy’s plan to beat ISIS

Brisbane Extra

Shaggy’s plan to beat ISIS

Oh, so this is where Shaggy is now. According to a recent interview published by Miami New Times, he’s taken the same…

We need to talk about this Beyoncé tower, guys

Brisbane Extra

We need to talk about this Beyoncé tower, guys

Melbourne has been given planning approval for the construction of a new curvy 68-story tower, but unlike any other…

Dausage

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The ‘dausage’ is set to take the world by storm

You’ve heard of the ‘cronut’ (croissant-doughnut) and the ‘duffin’ (doughnut-muffin),…

John Oliver

Pets

John Oliver lampoons Barnaby Joyce

Barnaby Joyce has already been roasted in the Australian media for his hardline stance on Johnny Depp’s dogs,…

Mad men boycott <em>Mad Max</em>

Brisbane Extra

Mad men boycott Mad Max

Men’s right activists are calling for a boycott of the new post-apocalyptic film Mad Max: Fury Road, labeling it…

Resignation

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The most delicious resignation letter ever

Now this is how you leave a job without burning any bridges. Mark Herman, a newscast director at Tucson's KOLD-TV…

15 things you don’t know about <em>Game of Thrones</em>

Brisbane Extra

15 things you don’t know about Game of Thrones

Game of Thrones is back on our screens today and to celebrate, here are 15 things you never knew about the blockbuster T…

VeryFirstTo

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The world’s most expensive Easter Bunny costs $62,000

Here’s a gift for someone you’re really trying to impress — the world’s most extravagant Easter…

The original Apple Watch came out in 1995

Brisbane Extra

The original Apple Watch came out in 1995

The new Apple watch has been unveiled — but it isn’t the first made by the company. Apple's CEO Tim Cook has…

Sexist washing instructions under fire

Brisbane Extra

Sexist washing instructions under fire

An Indonesian clothing company has apologised (kind of, not really) for printing sexist washing instructions on sports…

What colour is this dress?

Fashion & Beauty

Help! What colour is this dress?

It’s the dress that’s dividing the internet — and the bmag office. Please, help us — what colour is this…

Ninja tourism

International

Ninja Tourism is a thing now

Tucked away in the picturesque Iga Province in the Mie Prefecture is a museum dedicated entirely to the history and…

Brisbane Lions (probably) won’t have a real lion at games next year

Brisbane Extra

Brisbane Lions (probably) won’t have a real lion at games next year

The Brisbane Lions have backed away from a controversial idea to use a real lion as a mascot. A report by Caroline Wilso…