An Arranged Marriage and a Son: What’s a Gay Dad To Do? Coming out of the closet can be vastly challenging for people of any culture. There’s a fundamental and often rational fear that people will never look at you the same. For some… Continue reading

VICE: Pastor of Korean Megachurch Convicted for Embezzling $12 Million VICE Magazine Online 27 February 2014 Last week, David Yongi-Cho was convicted of embezzling $12 million in funds from the Yoido Full Gospel Church. He was given a three-year suspended prison sentence (meaning he has… Continue reading

VICE: A Japanese Physician Is Encouraging The Evacuation Of Tokyo VICE Magazine Online In 2011 a tandem earthquake and tsunami hit Japan, becoming the world’s costliest natural disaster. Three years later, with a death toll at nearly 20,000, the need for international relief… Continue reading

VICE: Neknominate is a Fun New Social Media Game for Perpetually Drunk Australians VICE Magazine Online 15 JANUARY 2014 In Australia, hardly anyone has “just a few drinks.” In 2008, prime minister Kevin Rudd launched a $53 million campaign to tackle what he called a “binge drinking… Continue reading

VICE: Online Gaming is South Korea’s Drug of Choice VICE Magazine Online 6 JANUARY 2014 Last month, South Korea’s parliament started considering a new law that would put online gaming on the same legal footing as vices like gambling, booze and drugs. One… Continue reading

DEUCE: Intoxication As Inspiration Deuce Magazine 12th December 2013   People use drugs for a wealth of different reasons. Back in the 1960’s they were a tool for resistance, causing President Nixon to declare a war… Continue reading

SOOT: Muscle Networking SOOT Magazine Online 7 NOVEMBER 2013 During the early norties, a designer drug swept over the world. Social media was virtually free, and it seemingly had no side effects. Before long there… Continue reading

PEDESTRIAN.TV: The Risky Romance of Rap and Couture PEDESTRIAN.TV 4 OCTOBER 2013 This week Atlanta trio Migos dropped the clip to their breakout hit “Versace”. They had promised the clip would feature Drake who helped propel them into the spotlight. But Drizzy was nowhere… Continue reading

SYDNEY FOOD LOVERS: Jonga Jip Korean BBQ Restaurant, Eastwood SYDNEY FOOD LOVERS N.D For the first timer, Korean restaurants can be like boarding a UFO. Space ship barbecues, novel aromas and alien looking vegetables. In the case of Jonga Jip, you’re… Continue reading

SOOT: Viral Suspicion SOOT Magazine Online 3 OCTOBER 2013 Conspiracy theorists are a growing breed. Is the fluoride in our water inducing paranoia? Rather, it’s the internet, which has allowed these theorists to team up… Continue reading