Old-school arcade opens at the Australian National University in Canberra | The Canberra Times

news, latest-news, Few students at the Australian National University would have been alive when pinball and arcade games were all the rage, but a new free hangout for them is all about old-school fun. Game On is a new free games arcade at Kambri at ANU, featuring pinball and arcade machines, air hockey, ping pong … Read more

the party’s factional civil war explained

The battle lines have been drawn — not that anyone’s taking any notice — but the ‘premier state’ is having skirmishes in its ranks on the frontline. NSW Premier Dominic Perrottet, former NSW Prime Minister Gladys Berejiklian, and federal Immigration Minister Alex Hawke (Images: AAP) Scott Morrison has a NSW problem. Less than a year … Read more

Labor minority government a ‘probably outcome’

Former Liberal MP Craig Laundy says the most likely outcome for the federal election is looking like a minority Labor government. “The Greens last week stood up and said if we are to form minority government, we’ll have a list of demands,” Mr Laundy told Sky News Australia. “You can imagine that they’re not business … Read more

Old-school arcade opens at the Australian National University in Canberra | The Canberra Times

news, latest-news, Few students at the Australian National University would have been alive when pinball and arcade games were all the rage, but a new free hangout for them is all about old-school fun. Game On is a new free games arcade at Kambri at ANU, featuring pinball and arcade machines, air hockey, ping pong … Read more

Gigi Rooftop

Compared with the CBD’s milieu of rooftop bars, the outlook at Gigi (above Thornbury’s relocated Umberto Espresso Bar) is less shiny skyscrapers and more sweeping suburbia. This tiny rooftop is only accessible via Umberto’s dining room, which means you’re unlikely to stumble upon it. But it’s well worth seeking out. Golden hour up here is … Read more

38 deaths, 12,632 new cases in NSW; Drop in Victorian ICU cases; New Zealand border to reopen; Booster shot approval for teenagers; QLD bracing for more storms

One in six people tested at random on the Gold Coast on January 22 had COVID-19, a study has shown. The study conducted PCR tests on 117 people at random, and 20 of those tested positive. But only four of the 20 positive cases reported having symptoms. “This is quite extraordinary,” Chief Health Officer John … Read more

Snowpocalypse 2022: Thankfully, Not a Sequal

PTSD from weather is real. In Texas, it seems to be a routine affliction with the fear of flooding, hurricanes and even severe drought embedded in the memories of all of us. Last year, we added freezing winter weather to that list of night terrors thanks to days of sub-freezing… PTSD from weather is real. … Read more

Spotify CEO on Joe Rogan controversy: ‘We’re trying to balance creative expression with the safety of our users’ – Boston News, Weather, Sports

(CNN) — Spotify CEO Daniel Ek addressed the controversy around comedian and podcast host Joe Rogan on Wednesday, saying that the company is “trying to balance creative expression with the safety of our users.” “Of course, this is a very complicated issue,” Ek said in the company’s post-earnings call on Wednesday. “But I’m really proud … Read more