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The Wonderful World of Tractor Pulling

When you ask three-time Australian Tractor Pulling champion Murray Standfield what his favourite thing about the motorsport is, he simply points to one thing: The noise. “There’s no other motorsport that runs straight out of pipes,” he said, sitting in

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J. Cole: KOD Album Review

Everything about J. Cole’s fifth studio album KOD is brave – from its brutally honest storytelling to its contrarian content in the face of modern Hip-Hop. The veteran rapper, as he has done with previous projects, elects to explore a

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What the hell is Twitch anyway?

You know that scene in The Shawshank Redemption where Andy tells Red to look for a rock that has no earthly business being in a Maine hay field?

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How the Boomers plan to medal at the FIBA World Cup

For 30 years, the Australian men’s basketball team has been on the verge of becoming a truly elite powerhouse globally. In 1988, our men’s squad – known as the Boomers – placed fourth overall at the Seoul Olympics and followed

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Album Review: Vintage Modern by 360

360’s fourth studio album, Vintage Modern, is a deeply personal project that despite touching on several taboo topics,

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Finding the human angle: Gay Alcorn

Collaborative journalism between media outlets can help maintain high standards of journalism as newsrooms around the world shrink, according to Gay Alcorn, the Melbourne editor of Guardian Australia.

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NBL clubs head to US for historic games

In a massive coup for Australian basketball, the NBL has announced that three clubs will travel to the United States to take on some of the world’s best as part of the NBA’s pre-season competition. Melbourne United will join the

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Are Aussies disenchanted with our political system?

An esteemed panel of media personalities gave their thoughts on Australia’s growing disenchantment with the Federal government, and the country’s political system as a whole, at an event in central Melbourne this week.

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Tyler, the Creator: Flower Boy Review

Through painful isolation, maturation and self-reflection, Flower Boy, the latest album from Tyler, the Creator, gives the world its first real look at Tyler, the person.

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Golden State Warriors defeat Cleveland Cavaliers for NBA title

The Golden State Warriors clinched their second NBA title in three years by defeating the Cleveland Cavaliers in game five of the NBA Finals. In so doing, the team achieved redemption for their shock loss in last year’s Finals after

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