AFL Round 6 – Collingwood v Essendon: Days like this

There are days, and there are days, and there are days within days.

AFL Round 6 – Essendon v Collingwood: Lest We Forget ANZAC Day 2014

Sam keeps an eye on the Bombers from afar. [Oh to be free as a bird in Europe again – Ed]

AFL Round 6 – Haiku Bob: distant rumble

Haiku Bob reflects on the ANZAC Day clash at the MCG.

AFL Round 6 – Collingwood v Essendon: 99 Luft Balloons

Mick Gwyther tells the story of his great uncle Llew, World War I veteran, who lived an independent life on his Gippsland farm as the ANZAC Day match at the MCG invite him to consider the notion of freedom. [This is a fine antidote to the jingoism of so much coverage – Ed]

AFL Round 6 – Collingwood v Essendon (Floreat Pica Society): Pies pip Dons in Anzac Day #20 classic

ANZAC Day Equation 1: 3 x Collingwood quarters > 1 x Essendon Quarter.
ANZAC Day Equation 2: ANZAC Day Football is NOT the ANZAC Day commemoration
Dave Nadel reports for the Floreat Pica Society.

AFL Round 6 – Collingwood v Essendon: Suspending judgement (muddling along)

E.regnans takes in a Collingwood group effort while getting a perspective workout. Life is hard. We’re all just muddling along.

AFL Round 6 – Collingwood v Essendon: Son goes home happy (this time)

Rod Oaten happily remembered not to gloat at quarter time before watching scenes from a wildlife special unfold at the G. And while there’s always a winner and a loser at father/son bonding days, they will be back for more.