Cam Hooke’s Collingwood Life – Round 14 Review

One for the pool room is how Cam Hooke and his believers accept Collingwood’s win over Fremantle.

Almanac People: The Sad Story of Ben Cousins

With another recent incident involving Ben Cousins, Jackson Clark reviews his troubled life.

End of financial year book sale including the daily double

Buy one of the books on offer and get a copy of The Footy Almanac for free.

Or for a short time you can get three Footy Almanacs (any editions) for $40.

Almanac Soccer: No Farting Allowed in the Round Ball Game

Jan Courtin shares a recent outburst of flatulence heard around the world

WAFL Round 14: Wins for top two and bottom two

It was Round 14 in the WAFL, and Les Everitt was there to report on happenings.

Almanac Weekend Sports Results 26-6-16

All the sporting results from this weekend that are fit to print

VAFA B Section – Fitzroy v Haileybury: Quarter Time in Prague

Intrepid Fitzroy correspondent Phil Hill reports on Roy Boys 1st quarter action from a Prague Hotel room, more streaming updates to come after quick tour of Czech Republic.

Junior Footy: Fitzroy Youth Girls v Ivanhoe

Fitzroy Youth Girls drew on third and fourth efforts deep into the 4th quarter to defeat the icy conditions and a brave Ivanhoe.

Round 14 – St. Kilda v Geelong: Saints Out Tackle Cats In A Claw Biting Classic

The Saints forwards had minimal impact against Geelong and as Braham Dabscheck writes it was an all round team effort and solid tackling that won them the game.

Almanac Music: Bay City Rollers kilted up for encore

Neil Drysdale chats with Bay City Rollers Les McKeon as they prepare for their comeback concert at T in the Park.

Round 14 – Collingwood v Fremantle: Never mind the result. Missing Collingwood fans should be ashamed of themselves!

Where were those 80,000 members? Jan Courtin asks why there was so many empty seats at the MCG on Friday night

Round 12 – Essendon v Hawthorn: It was a dark and stormy night … but mainly for Essendon

Did Snoopy ever finish that novel? Well, the Hawks certainly finished off the Bombers on a dark and stormy night

Everyone Has A Story – Jason Cloke

What’s it like to miss a Grand Final through suspension? Jackson Clark interviews former Collingwood father-son Jason Cloke

Local Footy: Let there be light in Capricornia

Mick Jeffrey calls on the local candidates of Capricornia to shed a bit more light on local footy

Round 14 – Collingwood v Fremantle: Low

Winter cold + bleak footy = David Bowie. Most of Jeff Dowsing’s body may have frozen at the MCG, but his creative gland remains in rude health.

Sportxit: What the Brexit means for Britain’s sporting stars

What does the ‘Leave’ win mean for sport in the UK? Hamish Neal works his way through the issue and its impact on football, tennis and golf.

Round 14 – Adelaide v North Melbourne: What Rulebook learnt last night

Rulebook has a few points to make on the Crows game last night – 17 of them actually. Here’s his analysis, excellent as always.

Does Leadership Matter – Reprise

Stainless with some timely thoughts on the opportunity the AFL’s vast reach affords it. [Neatly expressed – JTH]

To be PC or not to be

Trucker Slim sifts through the language of a “Rubicon crossing” week in social discourse (“What a fantastic story it is!”). What is Political Correctness, anyway?

The Geelong flame re-lit at the Almanac: a survey of the Cats’ past six weeks.

John Harms has had life balance issues for a while. He has not paid enough attention to writing about the Geelong Football Club – and his life is poorer for it. Finally, he sits up all night to reflect on the last six weeks of a season with a lot of promise.