In this eight week tribute to jibber-jabber, TPA’s Alasdair McClintock takes us through the highs and lows of the upcoming federal election. Proving, once and for all, that when it comes to politics, he has no idea what he’s talking about. ***** The Leaders What kind of lunatic wants to lead this great country of…Read More TPA’s Election Analysis: Week One – The Leaders
With the Australian federal election now confirmed for 2 July, 2016, The Public Apology has made the tough but important decision to loosen its exclusively sport-focused editorial policy. Yes, it gives us great pleasure to announce that a new eight-part series by seasoned TPA reporter, Alasdair McClintock, will commence next week, analysing all the build up to the epic Shorten v Turnbull showdown.…Read More TPA To Cover 2016 Federal Election!
No one else is defending Bernard Tomic for his “latest tank job,” so it falls upon The Public Apology to defend Australian tennis’ enfant terrible yet again. And I’m fucking bang up for it. I’m in Tomic’s corner. Team Tomic for life. So, Bernard held a racket the wrong way on match point in a reasonably meaningless tennis match,…Read More A Spirited Defence of Bernard Tomic
I played golf last Saturday, for the first time in a few months. It was a mostly ugly affair, with some random moments of brilliance wedged in amid the grimness. A cracking drive here, immediately followed by a filthy hook there. A delicately balanced chip shot here; a grotesque three putt there. This, now, seems…Read More I’ve Lost My Identity as “The Sportsman”
This week on the podcast, Ian and Dave discuss: Australia reclaiming the number one test ranking – and what that means for Australian test cricket? Australian cricket’s summer of dominance… have we forgotten how terrible we were in the Ashes? Adam Voges’s incredible test average comes full of caveats – can’t we just accept that…Read More The Ian Higgins Show featuring TPA’s Dave Edwards