Tag Archives: australia

  • McDonald’s Wagyu Beef Burger Now Available in Australia

    McDonald’s Wagyu Beef Burger Now Available in Australia

    Cool news for anybody who might find themselves near an Australian McDonald’s location in the near future: The McDonald’s Wagyu Beef Burger is now available in Mickey D’s locations down under, with a price point that comes to about eight dollars American: Pretty cheap as Wagyu beef goes. If you’ve not heard of Wagyu beef, […]

  • Starbucks Caramel Popcorn Pretzel Frappuccino

    Starbucks Caramel Popcorn Pretzel Frappuccino

    Now we have yet another reason life in Australia seems pretty chill. It’s the Starbucks Caramel Popcorn Pretzel Frappuccino, the newest addition to the coffee chain’s famous Frappuccino line, incorporating, you guessed it, a blend of popcorn and pretzels. Call it the Starbucks Shaggy Rogers, if you’re so inclined. “Crunchy caramel popcorn, salty pretzels and ribbons […]

  • Spotify Stations: New Playlist Streaming App Being Tested

    Spotify Stations: New Playlist Streaming App Being Tested

    Spotify is a great streaming service for music lovers thanks to its extensive library of songs and albums. There’s another side to Spotify too, the one made up of curated playlists and various radio stations tailored to the listener’s own tastes, and now the company is testing an app called Spotify Stations that lets users listen to those […]

  • Toad Stacking: Australia’s Newest Extreme Craze (Video)

    Toad Stacking: Australia’s Newest Extreme Craze (Video)

    The stereotype about Australians is that they’re always surfing or performing other extreme sports. But while a new activity by the YouTube handle of swampgarage can certainly be called “extreme,” I doubt if even the most liberal ESPN2 programming director would in good conscience call toad stacking a sport. The extremeness of toad stacking comes […]

  • George’s Bar Based on ‘Seinfeld’ Character Opens in Australia

    George’s Bar Based on ‘Seinfeld’ Character Opens in Australia

    George Costanza was never what you’d call an entrepreneurial personality, content instead to squeak by at whatever do-little job he most recently managed to luck into in between naps under his desk. But that didn’t stop an annoying hard worker in Australia from opening up George’s Bar in Melbourne, Australia. George’s Bar is a place where […]

  • Reporter Gets Asked on TV Whether She “Spits or Swallows” (Video)

    Reporter Gets Asked on TV Whether She “Spits or Swallows” (Video)

    Please enable Javascript to watch this video Ah yes, the eternal question – “spits or swallows?” But before you start assuming that this turned into a sex advice site while you weren’t paying attention, you should know that I’m talking about something that happened on live TV. Granted, live TV in Australia, but still, live TV. […]

  • ShipYourEnemiesGlitter.com Lets You Ship Your Enemies Glitter for Under $10

    ShipYourEnemiesGlitter.com Lets You Ship Your Enemies Glitter for Under $10

    You’ve heard the phrase “kill ’em with kindness?” Well, there’s another, less well-known expression that’s a little bit similar: “Kill ’em with glitter.” Although it was neck-and-neck for a while there in which of those two things was easier, ShipYourEnemiesGlitter.com has made the glitter option much more convenient and enticing. It might seem like a […]

  • TV Reporter Mike Amor Hit by Skateboard Live on TV (Video)

    TV Reporter Mike Amor Hit by Skateboard Live on TV (Video)

    God bless remote TV reporters. They travel out to where the news is happening, regardless of whether their personal safety or well-being is jeopardized in the process. Australian reporter Mike Amor recently joined the ranks of those that have been hurt on the job, although luckily for us it wasn’t serious, so we can laugh […]