Friday : Newsy Snacks For Busy People
Julia vs Obama?: Despite President Obama coming out (so to speak) yesterday in support of gay marriage, our own leader, Julia Gillard, remains stubbornly unswayed when it comes to her own position on this important issue. Greens Senator Sarah Hanson-Young says ”The majority of Australians support marriage equality, yet our Prime Minister doesn’t.” But our Prime Minister says “My view’s not changing… It reinforces this is a matter that people form their own views on, [a] deeply personal question, people will work their way through it.” What do YOU say? More at news.com.au
Sydney Writer’s Centre Best Australian Blogger Awards: The winners of the SWC’s nationwide blogging competition were announced yesterday. You can view them all here, but I am totally stoked to read that Eden Riley took the top gong. Deservedly so. Do you have a blog, too?
Rihanna : Rihanna has tweeted a picture of (apparently) her arm (presumably attached to the rest of her) in a hospital bed, hooked up to an IV. Her reps say she’s being treated for exhaustion and dehydration, as rumours swirl about what may or may not have happened after she attended the Met Ball. I hope she’s okay. I hope she’s not another casualty of the ugly double-edged sword that is fame. I hope we stop speedily elevating young people into stardom like this some day soon. I hope we stop manipulating them and dealing more pressure than anyone deserves on to fledgling adults. But I’m just a bit of a sook about those things. Read on here.
Maxabella’s Bron threw this cute kids’ party. Yee-haw!
This lovely blogger’s book came out!
You MUST read this great interview with lovely Leah Bartholomew
I love this Princess & The Pea bed. And the whole room, really…
Reusable shopping bags can carry the stomach flu virus. Sheesh.
Justina talks brass (and using it in your home! omg)
Christina Hendricks wears a green cardigan. And rad shoes.
Jon Hamm, agony uncle!
Super pretty yellow clogs…
And our Secret Track Of The Day: