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  • Nov 15 2017

    …But Some Are More Equal Than Others

    It’s a Yes! Australia has spoken, and the majority has voiced its support for marriage equality. Now all we have to do is get Parliament to agree on it. But competing bills could, at best, delays the marriage-equality argument a few days, but potentially add significant capacity for increased, legal discrimination against LGBTIA people.

  • Nov 10 2017

    Super Mario Odyssey: Impressions

    Seeing as Super Mario Odyssey has been distracting me from my writing over the last week, it seems only fair I reach a compromise- write about Super Mario Odyssey. (Some mild spoilers follow, but I will flag those before you get there.)

  • NBA 2K18 in-game screen
    Nov 03 2017

    NBA 2K18 thoughts (Nintendo Switch)

    These are my thoughts as per Ozhoops Radio this week; as I get more game time I’ll expand on them here. I bought the Nintendo Switch version of NBA 2K18 rather than going for a version on one of the ‘bigger’ consoles. I think it’s interesting given it’s the first NBA 2K game I’ve bought […]

  • Ozhoops Logo
    Oct 15 2017

    Now, Go, Play- my thoughts on the new Foxtel Now

    An excerpt from my working script for this week’s Ozhoops Radio, as I gave my thoughts on Foxtel Now (Foxtel’s no-contract internet streaming service) and how it compares to its predecessor.

  • Oct 01 2017

    What I Listened To Yesterday

    To celebrate #InternationalPodcastDay- perhaps ‘celebrate’ is the wrong word, I didn’t know it existed until it was almost over- I figured I’d share a list of some of the shows I listen to each week.

  • Ozhoops Logo
    Sep 30 2017

    The return of Ozhoops 2: The Return-ening

    The forums are back up and running, but with a few caveats (and you kind of need to know them before you get to postin’):

  • Marriage Equality
    Sep 18 2017


    In which I attempt to get invited to a lot more weddings.

  • Promotional poster for Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets
    Aug 14 2017

    Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets

    I saw Valerian And The City Of A Thousand Planets last night. I was aware going in that the film wasn’t doing terribly well at the box office, and yet it had a lot of studio resources behind it- apparently Valerian is the most expensive film in French cinema history, clocking in at an estimated […]

  • Basketball court at sunset
    Aug 10 2017

    The return of Ozhoops

    Fun fact: the 1st of August was Kiki Vandeweghe’s birthday! Possibly of more importance (given this post’s purpose), it was also Ozhoops’ birthday- the site started operations on 1 August 2001. That makes it 16 years old, and frankly, it needs to start acting its age and dressing better…