It’s not a lie if you believe it

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Extending a trend worn very thin for yet another year, George’s Bar, a Costanza-themed pub opened up for business on New Year’s Eve in Melbourne, Australia.

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Long Hair Don’t Care

Stoner Sloth

Just Another Day Down Under

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An Australian man working in his backyard recently discovered a five-foot lizard chilling on the side of his house.

All The Racist Koalas

Kevin Hart takes on the nature in Australia.

Meanwhile in Australia…

Artist Eats: Nick Thomm

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For this installment of “Artist Eats,” we asked Nick Thomm to share his favorite place to eat. Nick is an artist, designer and director who lives and works between New York and Melbourne.
 
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“In NYC, my favorite spot is Yakinuku West in East Village. It’s this rad Japanese BBQ place, and the Dinner Set is the deal. Inside it has traditional seating on the floor. Perfect spot to hang/get drunk with friends.
 

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Artist Eats: Numskull

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For this installment of “Artist Eats,” we asked Numskull to share his favorite place to eat. Numskull is an artist based in Sydney, Australia, who works in a variety of mediums, producing paintings, sculptures, illustrations and large-scale outdoor murals. Continue reading for his answer.
 
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“A real Australian would never say “shrimp””

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The rise and fall of Australian slang

Crime Sprays

Passengers hurled “objects and insults” at a trio of kids who rolled up to paint the last Hitachi train to run in Melbourne.

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Death by a Thousand Cuts

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The Great Barrier Reef: An Obituary

An Art History Mystery

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How is there an Australian sulphur-crested cockatoo in a 1496 Italian Renaissance painting by Andrea Mantegna?

Big Things Down Under

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Australia’s obsession with weird huge objects

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