Felicity Frockaccino is one of Sydney’s few full time drag queens. In 2005, Shay Evan’s birthed Felicity in Wellington, New Zealand with a blue ruffled dress and black eyeliner that ran from the eyelid to the eyebrow. Now, freshly...
The straight white man (SWM) appears as the next to feel the burn of an oppressive agenda. Predominantly free from homophobic, racist and patriarchal discrimination, there is no other group more privileged. But is this is exactly why we...
In a country that hosts game shows featuring ‘orgasm competitions’, and parlours offering sex with robots that talk and feel real, it’s definitely a place where people can feel quite normal no matter how they get off, or what...
Words by Matt Beard – Philosopher at The Ethics Centre There’s plenty of argument around – not all of it good. We see finger-pointing and name-calling but not many genuine attempts to understand someone else’s point of view. It makes...
Solid life advice, brought to you by Sharpie-clad drunks in bathroom stalls. Dan, this is a door, not a wall - Society. Those cultural musings. We vandalise things that aren’t ours, with quotes we didn’t write, to impress people in a bathroom...
“They wanna see me blend in like Realtree. But I can’tz do thatz. I got’s to do me” – Le1f Masc drag: an underground term for accessories that fem gay men can use to make themselves appear superficially more masculine. Just...
Sometimes it's easy to think that all governments are the same: they see a social problem and punch down on it with ham-fisted policies (*cough* Sydney nightlife). To reaffirm your belief in any form of government, here are a few...
It was possibly the hottest day on earth when thousands of young punters trudged into the Sydney College of the Arts campus for the Sydney leg of St Jerome’s Laneway Festival. This reviewer was blinded by the amount of...
Need deep blackheads to be sucked the F out of your skin? Same. Charcoal has been around for millennia with its ingredients 'clarifying' the skin by pulling dirt from pores, thereby helping to eliminate blackheads; it's also one of our top...
Sleep Pile was lucky enough to catch up with the Thundamentals band member, Tuka, to talk representations of females in the media, their stance on racism in Australia, and of course their upcoming album ‘Everyone We Know’. The recently released...

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