Growing up, Ernest Hemingway was a hero of mine. While I’ve moved on, I believe he’s a necessary ex to have – even if I regret loving him so.
I was in Paris during the yellow vest demonstrations. While I wasn’t surprised at the violence, I was surprised at how unexpectedly that beautiful city turned ugly.
The shifting official version might keep the public’s eye, but the death of Jamal Khashoggi’s is merely a sleight of hand played in a much bigger game.
All this week, Sydney has been brutalised by her awful transport system. The right person to blame for this behaviour is obvious.
On the surface, it looks like Macron winning the French election over Le Pen is a victory for logic over populism. However, underneath the frosting, the same stale flavour exists.
For Mathew Mackie, there’s no point daydreaming about the what ifs of possible sporting moments – specially as we have Messi and Ronaldo destroying themselves for us to watch on.
Mathew Mackie might be starving due to his art, and rightfully so, but after the cuts to the Australia Council, he fears that George Brandis might have caused a famine.
It’s May Day and Mathew Mackie is a communist…well, at least that’s what he tells us, but you should read his piece anyway and decide for yourself…
Pondering whether you “can you be a cheat and still be a Saint”, Mathew Mackie chooses to remember Lance Armstrong as the champion of cheating that he was – always look on the bright side, and all that.
Curious after hearing of not-so-savoury incidents involving public transport transit police in Victoria, Matthew Mackie took a ride with their NSW counterparts…here’s what happened*
Mathew Mackie is sorry he ever took umbrage at Ashes legend Andrew Flintoff, after the Pommy cricketer won over the Aussie hearts he broke in 2005…
Mathew Mackie wants to sit down with Australia for a little chat about her current…preferences…because, well, all these other nations only ever want one thing…
New TBS writer Mathew Mackie writes on “the new Lost Generation” or “How he stopped resisting and learned to love the Instagram.”