Here is some crazy but true trivia about your favourite foods! Cantaloupe is the only melon that can bounce. Instead of a Big Macs, McDonalds in Scotland serve buckets of haggis. The name Vegemite is a combination of the popular spread’s two main ingredients, vegetables and termites. In medieval times, pumpkin … Continue reading Fun Food Facts!
In these days of uncertainty and fear, it doesn't help that there’s a lot of misinformation going around about how to prevent catching the Corona virus. Luckily I’ve done a lot of Facebook post reading, Bing-ing, and chatting to my roommate who loves Scrubs, and have compiled this educational, comprehensive, and accurate as heck … Continue reading HANDY CORONA TIPS!!!
Australian youth station Triple J will soon be revealing their Hottest 100 of the Decade: the best songs from 2010 - 2019. Well I’m here to say cancel the countdown folks, I’ve compiled the ultimate definitive list and anyone that disagrees is a dumb square. So here it is, Murphy’s hottest, sickest, raddest, dopest, littest, … Continue reading The 100 Greatest Songs From The Last Decade
Like everyone, I grew up in the 90s. I thought I’d take a walk down Memory lane. Memory lane was the place I grew up in the 1990s and it got me reminiscing about how crazy, fun and carefree those days were. We didn’t have anything bad like bigotry, conservative politicians or diseases. But most … Continue reading The Best 90s Fads
Sweat Juice, the third album by the Australian, hard drinking, humorous and self confessed “party dorks” The Jaffas was hailed as an instant classic when it was released in November of ‘03, and me and my high school mates at the time couldn't have agreed more, often playing the album on loop as we drank … Continue reading Classic Album Review: The Jaffas – Sweat Juice (2003)
Mate, amigo, kemo sabe, le amigo. No matter where you are in the world there’s a word for friend. (Except in Enemiesville, which is famous for abandoning words in the 1800s). Someone once told me “Friendship is universal.” And you know who said that? That’s right, my trusty robot Quotey. And you know who made … Continue reading A Shout Out To My Friends
Lyle Allenstein loved jokes. Ever since he was a kid, he had embraced the concept of funnying. Every year for his birthday, he wanted one thing and one thing only: hundreds of joke books. You name it, he’d read it: Great Anecdotes Volume 3, 1000 Jokes To Be Aware Of Before You Die, The Life … Continue reading The Great Comedy Off
People are always asking me “Murphy, you’re a hip young fella that knows this town like the back of your hand and has an excellent taste in fine dining, can you please provide a list of the best eateries in Melbourne, preferably in the form of a list online, thanks?” And to all of those … Continue reading The 9 Best Food Places In Melbourne
Cookin’ with Gas was the best Mexican themed restaurant in Chinatown that Melbourne has ever seen, and I should know. I was the owner: the one and only Jack Cookin’. I only owned Cookin’ with Gas for two months but it was some of the best two months of my life. I was surrounded … Continue reading Cookin’ With Gas
Believe it or not, I was a teenager once and oh man, it’s not an easy couple of years. And if you’re a teenager, then I’m guessing you’re struggling like a fly in a “spiders who hate flies” conference. But get ready for all your depression to fuck off back to Depression County, once you … Continue reading Murphy’s Tips for Teens