The Richmond Weekender

Friday March 09, 2012

There's a lot to love about Saturdays and Sundays, but Melbourne's Richmond Weekender formalises this via a restaurant, cinema and Southern-style BBQ colab in an former TV studio by the river.

On Monday March 12 you should see Smith sitting proudly on the racks at your local newsagent, and here's a few reasons why you might like to pick it up.

The importance of introverts

Thursday March 08, 2012

Modern society might favour the man of action over the man of contemplation, but Susan Cain argues for the latter. 

Smith Reader Survey

Friday March 02, 2012

If you'd like a beer or some new luggage and have five minutes to spare, kindly click this way.

The Antifridge

Thursday March 01, 2012

If you're anything like us, your fridge situation oscillates between 'garden fresh optimism' and 'liquid cucumber horror show' with alarming regularity. 

Shellac on food

Saturday February 18, 2012

Thinking about underground music icon Steve Albini cooking his wife dinner at home and then waxing poetic about it online is about as incongruous as picturing Charles Manson knitting a sweater for a chihuahua.  

Tap Story

Friday February 10, 2012

Australia's water is some of the best in the world, so why on earth do we buy bottled?

Film Biz Recycling

Monday February 06, 2012

Have you ever contemplated what happens when films and TV shows finish shooting and are suddenly left with a rococo set filled with couches, garden furniture, office desks and high-end kitchen appliances? 

Water footprint

Saturday February 04, 2012

Water, water everywhere, but turn off that goddamn tap man, there's a crisis afoot!

Least Helpful

Wednesday February 01, 2012

Least Helpful is a glorious site full of hilarious 'daily dispatches' from the internet's most frustrated reviewers. Take this cracker response to Steinbeck's Tortilla Flat from 'J. Herron' as an example...