200 Sad Songs: #178 Bone Thugs-n-Harmony – Tha Crossroads (1996)

200 Sad Songs: #178 Bone Thugs-n-Harmony – Tha Crossroads (1996)

Nathan Jolly

Don't let the abuse of English colour your impulse. "Tha Crossroads" is indeed a fitting entry into the Sad Songs series, and a wonderful tribute to the departed touching upon the one thing that truly awaits us all.

Stranger in a strange land: When I returned home – Part one

Stranger in a strange land: When I returned home – Part one

Jacob Meeks

As a veteran returning home, I was struck by the alienation and isolation, and the anger I felt, not just toward myself, but toward the innocent questions of others.

Happy birthday, you're dead: Harry Houdini

Happy birthday, you're dead: Harry Houdini

Loretta Barnard

To celebrate his birthday, we've invited master illusionist Harry Houdini to the office for tea and cake. Hey. Where'd he go?

Science: You've already peaked, accept it

Science: You've already peaked, accept it

Gordon Smith

Well, it’s official. According to science, we've wasted our lives. But at least thanks to a new handy chart, we can know exactly what we'll never be as good at again.

Sci-gasm podcast: Did NASA really find another seven earths?

Sci-gasm podcast: Did NASA really find another seven earths?

Sci-gasm Podcast

As we invariably look toward the stars, our head tilts in confusion. What does NASA's discovery of new planets mean, and how did they even see it?

#AusPol winners and losers: I (18) see you baby, shaking that...

#AusPol winners and losers: I (18) see you baby, shaking that...

TBS Newsdesk

Well, much like Highlander, there could only be one… One #AusPol topic this week, that is, as 18C drunkenly steered RMS Political Discourse awry.

TrumpFact: Undercutting NASA, stifling North Korea, repealing hunting regs

TrumpFact: Undercutting NASA, stifling North Korea, repealing hunting regs

TBS Likes...

We’re all about objective fact here at The Big Smoke, so each week we’ll bring you TrumpFact: a simple measure of the good and ill the man creates. We won’t judge. That’s your job.

Popped culture: The beastly misstep of Disney's first gay moment

Popped culture: The beastly misstep of Disney's first gay moment

Sophie Hatten

It's a tale as old as time, however, the much-lauded “gay moment” in Beauty and the Beast might not honour the writer of the original.

Know who you’re Instagramming: @BestFood_AroundTheWorld

Know who you’re Instagramming: @BestFood_AroundTheWorld

Best Food Around the World

Eating food and taking pics and dining 'round the world. Welcome to the enviable work of wizened foodie collective, @BestFood_AroundTheWorld.

Read it and weep: The receipts shortchanging relationships

Read it and weep: The receipts shortchanging relationships

Hailee Walker

The read receipt: the function that allows others to see that you've seen their messages. The next great (read: destructive mind-game) tactic in the dating world.

VIP

CameronJames1

TBS Ten with comedian Cameron James

TBS Likes...

We spoke with Cameron James, a man who has been called “The next big thing of Australian comedy” and “a ginger bearded knob”, about why you shouldn’t follow your heart. Or regift.

Gretel Killeen- photo by AMC

It’s “Smugs” versus “Losers” in the game of love

Gretel Killeen

Love, as they say, is a losing game, and that is never truer than on this particular day of the calendar. But it’s not all bad. “Attached” doesn’t necessarily mean “happy”, so well done, us losers!

CameronJames1

TBS Ten with comedian Cameron James

TBS Likes...

We spoke with Cameron James, a man who has been called “The next big thing of Australian comedy” and “a ginger bearded knob”, about why you shouldn’t follow your heart. Or regift.

Residents

Ladder

Society

Top