Almanac Music: Let’s straighten up this crap music discussion on namby-pamby derivative bull sh!t tunes

My heart is so swollen I’m overcome. I’d forgotten how much I missed Queensland. This is yet another piece which demonstrates the Almanac is an international site (are you with me on the six nations?). Last year we had a real Crow-eater theme for a while – which added much to the conversation. Now Archie waves the flag from the Deep North with his eight greats of music featuring such greats as Hey Hey We’re the Broncos from The Ipswich Connection. [Absolute cracker – JTH]

Rugby – Super 15: It’s going to be a long season for the Reds

Archie dissects the Reds shocking loss in their opener against the Brumbies and puts it in the context of the sort of decision-making which has characterised Queensland sport in recent years. [Archie is not happy – Ed]

So Brisbane’s Bloody Boring is it Mate?

Archie Butterfly has been on the angry pills, and he’s taking dead aim at KP’s sledging of his beloved BrisVegas.

AFL Round 13 – Brisbane Lions v Geelong: A Lion ate the Cat (Don’t you worry about that)

Archie Butterfly felt so inspired by Brisbane’s win (or should I say, Geelong’s narrow loss) that he penned this ode to J.Harms. (Someone please pass this onto other Geelong fans when they surface this time next week.)

NBA finals: Merciless Beasts

In the dying moments of the NBA finals, Archie Butterfly witnesses the cruelty of the sports gods in Tim Duncan’s ‘Sarajevo moment’.

Mal’s Speech to the Boys on Game Two Eve

Inspirational!