FROM THE CHEAP SEATS – 10th May 2015

(My Sunday newspaper column didn’t seem to make the Fairfax interweb cut this week, so I’m making it available on-line here, for anyone who usually catches it that way.) ——————————— “Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao – they’re meeting at MGM Studios, Las Vegas, tomorrow.” – Sandy Roberts, Fox Footy . “A nice sequence there for […]

Are you too much into sport?

(Stated In Portentous Tone With Smug TV Presenter “I Know Everything” Face) This time I was deliberately scrabbling through past work looking for something to plug up all the big empty on the site. It’s pretty self-explanatory, I think. It was another of my Devil’s Advocate newspaper columns for The Age, and was published on […]

THE LOW ROAD 2014 – Part One

DEVIL’S ADVOCATE Due to unprecedented if not undetectable levels of interest, the management once again presents a selection of purported highlights from the columns about sport by Leaping Larry L which appear in The Age newspaper. This is the first half of the 2014 edition, containing lines disinterred from my Saturday column, Devil’s Advocate. The […]