Australian Outback

  • Film

    November 26, 2009
  • Blogs

    May 19, 2008

    The Rocky Mountain News Spotlights a Post-Apocalyptic Robin Hood

    Most folks who aren't part of the print-journalism industry don't understand why a newspaper would publish a correction for an item in that same day's issue. After all, why apologize for an error instead of simply fixing it? However, newspapers pre-print certain non-breaking-news-oriented sections o ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 25, 2007
  • Blogs

    July 31, 2007

    Kangaroo Road Kill -- Sleepy Mad Max

    7.30.07 Rockhampton, Australia Tropic of Capricorn PBC, I split the first two weeks in this country between Sydney and Melbourne, trying to erase the image of Foo the Saigon security guard and his red Thermos from my mind while also trying to locate the fabled Australian "spirit." This spirit was ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 27, 2006

    If It's Tuesday, This Must Be Art

    They may get sand kicked in their faces and have their lunch money stolen, but yes, damn it, artists have muscles, too. Their muscles are their creativity and God-given almighty talent. And just like the meatheads toning their freakish pecs at the Denver Athletic Club and sweating buckets of Gatorad ... More >>

  • Film

    May 18, 2006

    The Bad Seeds

    Nick Cave pens a new breed of revisionist Western.

  • Film

    December 22, 2005

    Yuletide Fear

    Wolf Creek rings in Christmas with a band of butchered tourists.

  • Dining

    July 29, 2004

    Drink of the Week

    Washington Apple Martini

  • Film

    January 16, 2003

    Flick Pick

    Don't Look Now

  • Film

    December 26, 2002

    Rabbit Punch

    Phillip Noyce returns to his roots with a powerful tale of courage.

  • News

    June 7, 2001

    Off Limits

    Animal instincts

  • Calendar

    January 11, 2001

    Bush League

    Poetic musings from Down Under.

  • Film

    May 29, 1997