The Red and the White: Buddy brilliant!

This is the Almanac’s Swans’ forum. Keiran Croker is on the orad and he is calling for your observations so he can get a better idea of what happened in Perth.

A lot of love for Buddy

When Lance ‘Buddy’ Franklin stepped away from footy last season due to an ongoing mental health condition, fans across the country wondered if we would ever see him in full flight again. Nick says we need not have worried.

Buddy – one of the all time greats

Jackson Clark on how Buddy Franklin could be considered as one of the all time greats.

AFL Round 4 – Sydney v North Melbourne: Triple Bogey

Three things troubled Kanga Rob Chanter before the Sydney game. Well, surprise, surprise.

Diva demands

Basically this piece in the Herald Sun got me thinking. It was about some of the crazy demands and requests celebrities have when they are on tour. This got me thinking if I were famous what would my demands be? After some thought Danni’s Diva Demands include: A Swarovski crystal tiara. 3 Maxibons. A packet [Read more]

AFL Round 7 – Hawthorn v Sydney: Down but not out

Tom Bally ventures south from Sydney for a Mummiless Mother’s Day weekend.

Standin on the Outside Lookin In

The more things change, the more things stay the same. With January only a twinkle in the eye of 2013, the “news cycle” has began feeding out the same guff that we have had to endure the past 5 years.

Post season Pouting

Im Bored. The players need to get away from the Bali beaches, the umbrella decorated cocktails and their tanning chairs. They need to get back to their clubs, back onto the MCG, back into my life!   Okay so im struggling without footy a little… What’s a girl to do to fill this time? I [Read more]

AFL Finals Week 1: TV Ringside? Just Buddy and Taz

Nightclub veterans Tarrant and Franklin kicked off proceedings as the Hawks and Pies squared off on Friday Night. In moves reminiscent of TV Ringside, the AFL might look to this boxing as a form of pre-game entertainment.