Best Essays

Friday November 30, 2012

Robert Atwan knows a thing or two about the art of the essay. He did, after all, found the Best American Essays series, pretty much the bible of the entire genre.

Thirsty Thursday: Moon Dog

Thursday November 29, 2012

It's 38 degrees Celsius today and we have a strange feeling the heat may be causing hallucinations. In this sort of temperature, we're not sure if this Moon Dog 'Magnificent Mullet' Macguava beer even exists, but it seems to taste really good.

Pre-Order Smith Volume Five

Tuesday November 20, 2012

That just might be your copy of volume five rolling off the printing press in Sydney. For more on what's inside, kindly click on.

Drug War Weapons

Monday November 19, 2012

When Mexico City artist/metalworker Pedro Reyes heard they were about to bury 6700 weapons confiscated from the narcos in his country's drug war, he thought there had to be a better use for all that firepower.

Thirsty Thursday: Two Birds Brewing

Thursday November 15, 2012

Every now and then a beer comes along that is so good it makes the most opinionated of people shut up. After a sip of it, all they can do is nod at each other like idiots.

Smith Sweet Subs Deal

Wednesday November 14, 2012

Chocolate maker Josh Bahen knows it takes time to make something of quality, which is why we've joined forces on this sweet deal for new Smith subscribers.

Planet Pops

Wednesday November 14, 2012

Ever wonder what Uranus tastes like? Well, you clearly are a sick bastard – but rejoice my filthy deviant friend, for you need wonder no more.

60 Second Religion

Monday November 05, 2012

Religion: it's resilient. Even with the advent of modernism, the rise of science and the general death of superstition, there's still arguably no greater and more unifying cultural force in the world than the question of which god you pray to and why that makes you better than everybody else.

Thirsty Thursday: Burleigh Brewing

Thursday November 01, 2012

Deciding whether to have a coffee or a beer just got easier: there's both in a Black Giraffe coffee lager. 

Onion Talks

Saturday October 27, 2012

How can we use compost to power cars? What is the biggest rock? How does a dog really eat? These are the world-changing questions Onion Talks seeks to answer.