Category Archives: Friends

When The Children Become The Parents

Despite everything that I said in my last post about how children are being raised these days, I take my hat off to anyone that actually has children of their own. Every diaper changing I sit near, every bumped head … Continue reading

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Celebrity Sightings: David vs The British Royal Family

I was taking a flight back to Australia one time after a European gig. The bad news was that it was 18 hours of flying. The good news was that I sat next to David the whole way there. After … Continue reading

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I Love Strippers And Strippers Love Me

A bachelor weekend in Vegas is never complete with a visit to a strip club. It’s a tradition that been going on since the dawn of time. Before any caveman could drag a woman by her hair back to his … Continue reading

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And The Winner For Best Bicep Goes To…

When you think of the beaches on the West Coast, there are a few images that come immediately to mind; girls in bikinis, surfers and the people who watch over them from Baywatch. But just a little further down the … Continue reading

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The LA Marathon

No one walks in LA. It’s a saying that the Angelinos love to throw around. Because everyone’s in their car, right? Actually it’s because everyone’s running. And they are hoping like fuck that they make it to the mythical finish … Continue reading

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Taxi! Taxi! Tourettes!

LA starves you of the taxi experience that most people around the world take for granted. Leave the club rat-arsed at 4am, stand in the gutter and flap your wrist and the next thing, a lovely sober person who has … Continue reading

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The Magic Five Days Between Xmas and New Years

It seems like this time of year rolls around so fast. And as I tell all the 80s children in the office, it gets faster and faster as the years go on. One minute, you’re drunk off your ass on … Continue reading

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