Author Archives: Michael Wyres

Brave Bombers Can’t Hold Geelong Out

ESSENDON 2.2 5.4 6.5 6.6 (42) GEELONG 2.3 5.6 6.13 9.18 (72) GOALS Essendon: Zaharakis, Laverde, Merrett, Brown, Fantasia, Stokes Geelong: Motlop 2, Caddy, Stanley, Gregson, Cockatoo, Bartel, Lang, Smith BEST Essendon: Zaharakis, Merrett, Hartley, Cooney, McDonald-Tipungwuti Geelong: Duncan, Dangerfield, Selwood, Lonergan, Taylor, Motlop, Caddy INJURIES Essendon: Jayden Laverde (shoulder), Mitch Brown (nose) Geelong: Shane […]

Powerful Lesson For Bombers

PORT ADELAIDE 7.3 11.5 14.8 17.10 (112) ESSENDON 1.4 4.6 4.7 7.9 (51) GOALS Port Adelaide: Young 3, Dixon 3, Amon 2, R Gray 2, Westhoff 2, Boak, Ebert, Polec, Byrne-Jones, Wines Essendon: Daniher 2, Kommer 2, Ambrose, Goddard, J. Merrett BEST Port Adelaide: Gray, Polec, Broadbent, Pittard, Boak, Wines Essendon: Leuenberger, Zaharakis, Z. Merrett, […]

Determined Bombers Muscle Demons For Victory

ESSENDON 2.2 7.7 8.10 11.14 (80) MELBOURNE 1.4 6.4 7.7 10.7 (67) GOALS Essendon: Z.Merrett 2, Brown 2, Daniher 2, Stokes, Hartley, Kommer, Langford, Parish Melbourne: Kennedy 3, Garlett 2, Brayshaw, Harmes, Oliver, Watts, Hogan BEST Essendon: Z.Merrett, Daniher, Zaharakis, Parish, J.Merrett, Goddard, Kelly, McDonald-Tipungwuti Melbourne: Kennedy, Vince, N.Jones, M.Jones, Tyson INJURIES Essendon: Fantasia (knee), […]

Apple/FBI Shenanigans Probably Just Theatre

With the news that the FBI has allegedly managed to ‘crack’ the iPhone allegedly used by the perpetrators of the San Bernardino shootings without the assistance of Apple, I can’t help but wonder what has really been going on. iPhone Used By San Bernardino Shooter Cracked By FBI Did they really need Apple’s help getting […]

Improved Second Half Not Enough For New Bombers

GOLD COAST 5.5 11.9 15.14 17.19 (121) ESSENDON 1.0 5.1 7.5 9.6 (60) GOALS Gold Coast: Lynch 4, Martin 2, Day 2, Hall 2, Ah Chee, Malceski, Lonergan, Miller, Sexton, Prestia, Ablett Essendon: Stokes 3, Zaharakis 2, McKernan, Daniher, Crowley, Langford BEST Gold Coast: Hall, Ablett, Rosa, Sexton, Rischitelli, Lynch, Malceski Essendon: Zaharakis, Stokes, Parish, […]

MH17 Final Report Released

The Dutch Safety board has released its final report into the crash of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 in July of 2014. Here is the summary video of their findings: Investigations into aircraft accidents are not only important with respect to providing closure for all affected people, they also provide an opportunity to use the collected […]

National Nine News – Indian Edition?

While on a brief break from work, I’ve been re-acquainted with just how bad daytime television can be. Just now I was flicking channels, and caught literally the last few seconds of Punjabi News on SBS2. Have a listen: Music sound familiar? Should do – take a listen to the Nine Network Australia’s ident from […]

Essendon Sink Collingwood In Thriller

COLLINGWOOD 4.2 8.3 12.5 14.8 (92) ESSENDON 3.2 9.5 11.7 14.11 (95) GOALS Collingwood: Kennedy 2, White 2, Blair 2, Fasolo, Adams, Moore, Elliott, Crisp, Greenwood, Reid Essendon: Stanton 3, Hocking 3, Hooker 2, J Merrett, McKernan, Goddard, Melksham, Zaharakis, McKenna BEST Collingwood: Adams, Sidebottom, White, Fasolo, Marsh, Reid Essendon: Stanton, Heppell, McKernan, Hocking, Zaharakis, […]

Essendon Go Down In Chappy Farewell

ESSENDON 2.0 5.0 6.2 7.5 (47) RICHMOND 1.4 4.10 7.12 10.14 (74) GOALS Essendon: Hooker 3, McKenna, McKernan, Howlett, Dempsey Richmond: Vickery 2, Deledio 2, Maric, Martin, Thomas, Grigg, Miles, Edwards BEST Essendon: Heppell, Hurley, Hooker, McKernan, Stanton, O’Brien Richmond: McIntosh, Lennon, Thomas, Deledio, Houli INJURIES Essendon: Nil Richmond: Deledio (possible concussion) SUBSTITUTES Essendon: Jackson […]

Bombers Come Tantalisingly Close

GOLD COAST 5.3 9.5 12.7 14.13 (97) ESSENDON 4.1 7.7 11.7 14.11 (95) GOALS Gold Coast: Martin 3, Lynch 3, Bennell 2, Shaw 2, Russell, Malceski, Hall, Day Essendon: Hooker 3, McKernan 3, Heppell 3, Fantasia 2, Dempsey 2, Laverde BEST Gold Coast: Lynch, Rischitelli, Martin, Kolodjashnij, Hall, Lonergan Essendon: McKernan, Heppell, Stanton, Hooker, Hurley, […]