Archive for the tag "humor"
Today, just a day after the failure of industrial negotiations between itself and the Unions, and with people still furious only three weeks after CEO Joyce gave the finger to its entire customer base, the Prime Minister and Australia generally, the Qantas social media uber-geniuses began a twitter campaign with the hashtag #qantasluxury, asking [...]
Posted: 22 November, 2011 in Aussie Citizenship, Australian Politics, Australian Values, comedy/humour, Computing, Economics, Internet, politics and government, values, Video.
Tags: Australian Politics, Australian Values, aviation, comedy, downfall, grounding, hashtag, Hitler, humor, humour, industrial relations, Joyce, lockout, politics, Qantas, qantasluxury, strike, tweet, twitter, unions, values
A little perspective, perhaps, on the ongoing changes to facebook? If you want to know more about what is going on check out this roundup of facebook changes or this on how to enable your facebook Timeline
Posted: 24 September, 2011 in Blogging, comedy/humour, Computing, Culture, Internet, Life, Media, Technology, values.
Tags: facebook, facebook changes, humor, humour, privacy settings, social media, social network, timeline
Louis CK on being white. Sir Roger nearly choked on his Château Barréjat, spat out the truffle-marinated baby’s nipples…before realising it was shockingly true.
Posted: 3 July, 2011 in Australian Values, comedy/humour, Culture, fun, History, Immigration, Life, Racism, values, Video.
Tags: being white, caucasian, chateau barrejat, color, colour, comedy, cultural values, humor, humour, Louis CK, privilege, race, shameless, time travel, values, Video, white, white man, white people, wine
Should we take the coal industry’s advice and abandon renewable energy immediately? It seems far too dangerous. In The Know: Coal Lobby Warns Wind Farms May Blow Earth Off Orbit
Posted: 29 June, 2011 in comedy/humour, environment, Nature, Science, Technology, Video.
Tags: climate change, coal lobby, comedy, dangers of renewable energy, Earth, environment, global warming, humor, humour, Onion, Onion News, Onion News Network, renewable energy, Science, solar energy, solar power, technology, The Onion, Video, wind farms
Some things are just wrong. And xkcd knows where they are: in your head. What are your three wishes, readers? And who do you really want to be rubbing your lamp? And here’s two genies for the price of one. It’s mine, mine, all mine! I’m rich! I’m independently wealthy! I’m comfortably well off! Why [...]
Posted: 30 March, 2011 in comedy/humour, Culture, Life, Literature, love, politics and government, Sex.
Tags: aladdin, ali baba, Australian political values, Australian Politics, bugs bunny, cartoon, comedy, daffy duck, double entendre, double meaning, forty thieves, genie, government, humor, humour, innuendo, labor mates, lamp, Literature, looney toons, merrie melodies, NSW, open sesame, plitics, political values, rubbing the lamp, Sex, three wishes, values, xkcd
From The Onion News Network: Al Qaeda Populating U.S. With Peaceful ‘Decoy Muslims’”>Al Qaeda Populating U.S. With Peaceful ‘Decoy Muslims’
Posted: 2 February, 2011 in comedy/humour, Racism, Religion, US Politics, Video.
Tags: al Qaeda, Brooke Alvarez, comedy, decoy muslims, humor, humour, muslim, Onion, Onion News, Onion video, Religion, sneaky al, terrorism, terrorist, Video
“Proud to buggery!” Apart from the wallaby scrotum duffle bags, what did Oprah ask Sir Les to dump? When did Australia discover sex? What have we done about it?
Posted: 30 January, 2011 in Australian Politics, Australian Values, comedy/humour, Culture, Life, politics and government, Sex, values, Video.
Tags: aussie, Aussie sheila, australia, Australia Day, Australia Day Address, Australia Day Message, Australian cultural values, Australian culture, Australian political values, Australian Politics, Australian taxpayer, Australian tourism, Australian Values, Brisbane, cane toad, comedy, continental, court of St James, cultural attache, cultural values, Culture, flood, Gillard, http://valuesaustralia.com/blog/sir-les-patterson/, humor, humour, Julia, Ken Done, Kevin, Kevin Rudd, Les Patterson, Michael Parkinson, Oprah, Oprah Winfrey, outback, Parky, politics, research assistant, Sex, Sir Les, Sir Les Paterson, sir les patterso, sir les patterson, Sir Michael Parkinson, tourism, tourists, uluru, wallabies, wallaby scrotum
new xkcd brilliance and Nat King Cole
Amazing Penguin discovery and an unseasonal spaghetti harvest in Switzerland. Perhaps this might help to explain the mystery of a penguin colony in Sydney.
Posted: 22 January, 2011 in Australian Values, comedy/humour, fun, Nature, Science, Video.
Tags: bbc, comedy, Dimbleby, European culture, flying penguins, gastro9nomy, humor, humour, nature, penguins, penguins flying, Science, spaghetti, spaghetti harvest, Video
A Sciencey Xmas celebration with Robin Ince, Ben Goldacre and Brian Cox, Weird Placebo Effects, Amazing Universe and Onion News is Back with the Palin Effect!
Posted: 20 January, 2011 in Australian Values, comedy/humour, environment, Nature, politics and government, Religion, Science, US Politics, values, Video.
Tags: astronomy, Ben Goldacre, Brian Cox, carols, christmas, comedy, cosmology, cosmos, election, humor, humour, Ince, lessons, Morbid Curiosity, nature, nerdstock, Onion, Onion News, Palin, particle physics, placebo, political values, politics, presidential candidate, Professor Brian Cox, quantum physics, Religion, Robin Ince, Science, science values, The Onion, universe, US election, US presidency, xmas
Ricky Gervais blows off Hollywood, probably loses friends and future talk show engagements. But who needs friends when you’re the most brilliant man you know?
Posted: 17 January, 2011 in comedy/humour, movies, Video.
Tags: Angelina Jolie, award, Charlie Sheen, comedy, Gervais, Golden Globe, hollywood, Hollywood Foreign Press, humor, humour, Johnny Depp, porn star, Ricky Gervais, the Tourist
Ronnie Corbett’s Blackberry isn’t working.
Night-time…DAYTIME! Night-time…DAYTIME! Alan! Alan! Alan! Alan! Alan! This fella and a giraffe walk into a bar. Look at ‘er, all neck and legs! Brilliant.
Posted: 8 January, 2011 in comedy/humour, environment, Life, Nature, Video.
Tags: animal voiceover, animals, bbc, BBC animal comedy, BBC animal humour, BBC Comedy, beatbox, British animal VoiceOver, british animal voiceovers, comedy, Hilarious British animal voiceovers, humor, humour, moonwalking, natural, natural history, nature, revoiced, walk on the wild side, wild side
Kim Jong Il Ends Nuclear Program For Lead In Next ‘Batman’
Posted: 5 January, 2011 in comedy/humour, Literature, movies, Video.
Tags: Batman, comedy, foreign policy, humor, humour, international politics, Kim Jong Il, Korea, Korean politics, movies, North Korea, North Korean politics, nuclear, Onion, Onion News, politics, satire, The Onion, US foreign policy, US Politics, Video
Posted: 3 January, 2011 in comedy/humour, Computing, Internet, Life, Media, Technology, values, Video.
Tags: comedy, computer, Computing, credit card, credulous, gullible, humor, humour, Internet, Onion News, Onion News Network, Onion TV, Onion video, placebo, placebo band, power balance, rip-off, rort, scam, Science, scientific values, suckers, technology, technology values, The Onion, trojan, values, virus, web, worm