A once in a lifetime image Captured by Olivier Morin for the AFP
As a proud and vocal Melbournian, most people don’t know I was born in the Blue Mountains of NSW.
Which means for 3 nights and 1 afternoon every year you’ll hear roars and screams coming from a place no Victorian could ever understand. Deep, gutteral sounds I couldn’t describe if I tried.
So after all these years of pain… I spent 5 seconds mocking this up to stick up in our office and show a few Kiwi’s, an Englishman and some native Victorians what’s in store during State of Origin Game 1 tonight.
Enjoy the game
Ever tried playing an instrument and doing something else at the same time? How about remembering about fifty different things at once?
Even if you don’t watch the whole thing, fast forward to 5:45 and feel your jaw hit the floor.
If you think of yourself as a sport despising intellectual type, please consider this your fair warning and skip to our next post (probably something to do with under priveledged baby elephants remixing a red bull snowboarding video).
Otherwise, have a brief lol at the expense of the Australian Football League.
Hundreds more footy in-jokes at the super popular AFL Memes Facebook Page
When you grow up snowboarding like I did, it feels a little strange watching as freestyle skiing explodes like Gremlins in the cake mixer.
But to deny what’s happening on two sticks these days would be ignorant… Especially after seeing what these lads get up to in Legs of Steel: Nothing Else Matters.
As the Vimeo description reads: Crank up your speakers and hit full screen.
or, if you’d prefer a shorter ski video that’s still sick as hell…
Say hello to Bobby Brown.
While running a website dedicated to spreading positivity can be really fun, it’s sometimes difficult to stay motivated while others suffer through the distress of loss, pain or (currently for Australians) even natural disasters.