Lot's Wife Magazine

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We Put The Fun in Funerals

  It’s Easter, and although Jesus might have the miraculous ability to resurrect, we’re not so lucky. Us mere mortals, who are decidedly less prone to coming back from the dead,  have to explore...

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It’s as easy as ABC

  Languages have been around for thousands of years, continually changing with the addition of new words and deletion of others. For a country that has such a diverse range of cultures you’d think...

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The Amazing Adventures of Tim Wilson

  Four hundred thousand buckaroos. That’s the yearly salary for the taxpayer-funded role of human-rights commissioner, a role with a five year term. I dunno about you folks, but if I were in such...

Patriotism - It's UnAustralian - Society 0

Patriotism: It’s UnAustralian

“If you don’t love it, leave”. This message, plastered across the image of a bold Australian flag was sold on a men’s singlet in a Woolworths in 2014.  Tasmanian MP Jacqui Lambi, reciting the...

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Beware the Night Exam

For us at the MSA Education (Academic Affairs) department, Monday the 14th of March was a D-Day of sorts. That morning a global email was sent out by the Monash Examination Services to inform...

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Is something rotten at the heart of Melbourne?

  Interviews with Julian Burnside QC & Dr Andy Schmulow. Much has been written on the deficiencies of Melbourne’s myki ticketing system. However, the myki controversy has raised more serious issues regarding public administration...

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General Relativity and Gravitational Waves

  Over 100 years after its first publication in 1915, Einstein’s theory of general relativity has finally been completely verified by experimental evidence. But what was the final piece of the puzzle, why did...

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Daria Q&A

    “In your opinion, what is the best kind of pizza?” D: The free kind. Q: None! Pizza is greasy and grease gives you acne. You don’t need that negativity in your life....

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Ice Ice Baby!

  (Disclaimer: This article is in no way related to Vanilla Ice or the beloved 90’s song. It was just cool title that I had decided upon because alas, I am one of those...

Best Years of Your Life - Student 0

The Best Years of Your Life

  “So what are you studying?” the student in my halls of residence elevator asks nervously, breaking the ice. “Law and Arts. You?” “Engineering and Commerce” “Nice. We’re both in long degrees, huh?” I...