Longstraws 2010 in review

The stats helper monkeys at WordPress.com mulled over how Longstraws did in 2010, and provided a high level summary of my overall blog health: The Blog-Health-o-Meter™ reads This blog is on fire!. Crunchy numbers A Boeing 747-400 passenger jet can hold 416 passengers. This blog was viewed about 1,500 times in 2010. That’s about 4 full 747s. In 2010, there were 16 new posts,... Read More

Oh God, not another Melbourne foodie’s “top” list of 2010

My nine favorite food experiences of 2010 Fear not, Longstraws isn’t turning into a food blog; I just need to think about slightly lighter content for this weeks post. King Fish Sashimi – Izakaya den Izakaya Den got their hands on more of my money than anywhere else in Melbourne during 2010. I could probably include a couple of the dishes on the menu as my favourites,... Read More

Interviews Bogans Like

Australia’s most original, idiosyncratic, enigmatic, visually exciting, infuriating, catchy, smartarse, profane, iconoclastic and flat out funny group. Ever. This is how irreverent Aussie pop band TISM has previously been described, however I feel some of the same adjectives apply to the six man team behind the hugely popular Things Bogans Like blog, and recently released... Read More

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