Smith Journal · A quarterly, Australia-based publication that takes unexpected, interesting, funny and sometimes complicated stories and tells them the way you would to a bunch of friends at the pub.

Phil Collins, Mumford and Sons, Celine Dion and the rest of these soft-pop wonders never looked so metal. 

A Rock and a Nice Place

Thursday January 03, 2019

This rock-shaped cabin channels the natural beauty of the Alps into a perfectly camouflaged abode.

The Museum of Kitsch Technology

Tuesday January 01, 2019

These zany gadgets from yesteryear are making us nostalgic for things we never knew existed.

The Backpack Tent

Saturday December 29, 2018

A nifty backpack that can turn into a tent might be the coolest portable home we've seen yet.

21 Philosophies Explained Using Snake

Thursday December 27, 2018

This take on the old mobile phone game explains philosophy using one (very pixelated) snake.

Scary Santas

Tuesday December 25, 2018

Merry Christmas! Now please enjoy these archival photos of sinister-looking Santas from the 19th century.

A Star Wars Christmas Carol

Monday December 24, 2018

This Star Wars-themed Christmas album might not have much on the traditional carols, but it does feature a young Jon Bon Jovi singing 'Merry Christmas' to R2-D2.

How to Harvest a Christmas Tree

Sunday December 23, 2018

Yule never look at a Christmas tree the same way once you know the details of its ten-year journey to your hearth.

Merry Christmas! Here are some creepy Victorian-era Christmas cards of dead birds and frogs stabbing each other for some reason.

Deck the halls: here’s a Christmas playlist that won’t make you want to pour eggnog on your stereo speakers.