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The Almanackers: B is for the Brothers Branagan

We continue our series on The Almanackers. Of all the B’ who are involved in the Almanac (and quite a few are mentioned here), JTH has chosen to profile the Brothers Branagan – because it makes him feel like Fyodor Dostoevsky. [And that’s the only way that will happen – Ed]

Summertime at Stereo Stories

Stereo Stories, a partner site of The Footy Almanac, is all about music and memoir. Lately the site has featured several stories by Almanackers, including Colin Ritchie and a close encounter with Elton John Damian Balassone in Goondiwindi with the music of Conway Twitty Phil Dimitriadis facing very serious demons in Greece in 1996 Rick [Read more]

Book Line-Up

2011   Round 24   Carlton v St. Kilda                               Joseph Walker Port Adelaide v Melbourne                 Julian Morison Western Bulldogs v Fremantle           Tom Riordan Sydney v Brisbane                             Chris Bracher West Coast Eagles v Adelaide           Callum O’Connor Collingwood v Geelong                       Ben Jensen Richmond v North Melbourne            Paul [Read more]


2011 Round 7 Port Adelaide vs. Hawthorn Merryn Sherwood Western Bulldogs vs. Sydney Swans Manuka Oval  David Butler Geelong Cats vs. North Melbourne Skilled Stadium Craig Down Richmond vs. Fremantle MCG Michael Allan Gold Coast Suns vs. Brisbane Lions Tim Pekin Essendon vs. West Coast Eagles  Andrew Else Melbourne vs. Adelaide Crows MCG Steve Healy St. Kilda [Read more]

Almanac Poetry – Some recent verse

Some fantastic verse has been published on our site in recent times. Check them out here.

#almanac280: “All played well”

Well, that took off! After a busy week of entries galore E. Regnans highlights a few rippers (you can still read all of them in the original post) and picks a winner. Thanks to everyone who had a go. They’re terrific. Let’s do this again. Suggestions for the next #almanac280 topic welcome. [Huge thanks ER – JTH]