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Look But Can’t Touch

August 29th, 2010 · 4 Comments

I could hear my son singing and playing his guitar in his bedroom one evening. The only thing strange about that scenario was that he had closed his bedroom door. Just weeks away from his 13th birthday, the door closing had begun.
So naturally I opened the door to find out why it was closed: standard [...]

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P-Plate Special

May 14th, 2010 · No Comments

An offer for your teenager and friends if they happen to live in or near Bondi, NSW, Australia.
Location: Borders bookstore
Bonus: alcohol-free zone

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Dumped & Betrayed: A Life Lesson

May 13th, 2010 · 3 Comments

It’s a timeless scenario: two boys fighting in the playground, coming to blows with fists; the foulest of language and racist slurs employed for maximum punch. “You dumb f**kin Asian,” one screams at the other.
From the earliest records of history, young men have positioned themselves on either side of an imaginary line and declared themselves [...]

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