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Department of Corrections: Gooding versus Murdoch

Department of Corrections: Gooding versus Murdoch

John Gooding puts on his Hazmat suit and wades through Rupert Murdoch’s Twitter feed

The advantages of being an election swinger

The advantages of being an election swinger

Where you live will alter your power in determing the outcome of the 2013 election.

Third USYD Disability Action Plan launched last week

Third USYD Disability Action Plan launched last week

John Gooding reports on the latest in USYD’s Disability Action Plan.

A brave new world for Civ 5

A brave new world for Civ 5

  When Civilization V first came out in 2010, it was pretty terrible. For a game that was meant to simulate the rise and fall of the world’s greatest civilisations, it left a whole lot of stuff out. For instance, there was no religion, no real simulation of or reference to imperialism, and no espionage. […]

Jumping the gun

Jumping the gun

John Gooding woke up this morning, printed himself a gun

USU elects new Executive

USU elects new Executive

The USU has a new President, Vice President, Honorary Secretary and Honorary Treasurer.

USU Executive may be decided by unelected Director and/or hat

USU Executive may be decided by unelected Director and/or hat

The vote of Senate-appointed Board Director may leave Directors’ fortunes to chance

USU consults members

USU consults members

John Gooding reports on the USU’s most recent members meeting

DA FUQ: “Mainstream” “Party”

DA FUQ: “Mainstream” “Party”

Some of the Mainstream Party’s policies are pretty sound, really. For instance, they advocate the implementation of a pneumatic mail service, with all manner of items being sent from address to address via tubes and compressed air.  Sadly, a pneumatic fast food service would mean you’d have to stack pizza slices and all the grease […]

Department of corrections – The Daily Telegraph believe in Ghostz

Department of corrections – The Daily Telegraph believe in Ghostz

It’s time to take a master class from veteran Daily Telegraph reporter Richard Noone, who on February 18 had a story with the following headline published under the so-called ‘News’ section

Don’t be a square and play The Cube

Don’t be a square and play The Cube

Late last year gaming studio 22cans released Curiosity: What’s Inside the Cube? and changed the world forever. John Gooding is not a fan.

Department of Corrections: the Pope’s blessing

Department of Corrections: the Pope’s blessing

John Gooding critiques the SMH’s occasionally bizarre efforts at journalism

A Right to Leave the Party

A Right to Leave the Party

By refusing the sick the basic right to die, we condemn the desperate and demean ourselves, writes John Gooding. This piece came third in the 2012 Honi Soit opinion competition, judged by Joe Hildebrand.