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Matt Cleary

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Member Since:
 
April 2016
Based In:
 
Allambie Heights
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Leichhardt is old but it’s better than Disneyland

Leichhardt is old but it's better than Disneyland

11 Aug 2017

And so to Leichhardt Oval this Sunday for the Tigers-Manly match, and the list of places I’d not rather be includes: New York, London, Barcelona, Tahiti, Thredbo (enough, people, it’s snow), Disneyland, Disney World, Disneyland Paris, the Pyramids of Giza and a roller disco at Pamela Anderson’s place.

It’s Round 22 but the Bulldogs are on break

It's Round 22 but the Bulldogs are on break

4 Aug 2017

In a week the Daily Telegraph linked their footy club to a man alleged to have been preparing a terrorist attack – boo, tabloid newspaper, boo – those Canterbury Bulldogs fans who sat in the soaking rain Thursday night at Homebush deserved something for their effort.

Why wasn’t Soliola sent off? The answer may surprise you

Why wasn't Soliola sent off? The answer may surprise you

28 Jul 2017

So, here we are: six days after Iosia ‘Rodney’ Soliola knocked out Billy Slater and people are still asking: why wasn’t Soliloa sent off?

Newtown Jets: The coolest club in rugby league

Newtown Jets: The coolest club in rugby league

21 Jul 2017

The Newtown Jets are the coolest club in rugby league. Rock stars sing cover versions of their team song. Their supporters have cool black beards and wear cool retro clothes.

Queensland is great, NSW is not, Origin is dead. Now what do we do?

Queensland is great, NSW is not, Origin is dead. Now what do we do?

14 Jul 2017

So – where to now, NSW Blues, if that really is your name, for so forlorn was that performance Wednesday night that we, the people of New South Wales – Believers, damn you! Rate-payers! – have just about given up and are asking aloud in disbelief, in the time-honoured way: who are you people?

Thursday Night Fever: A search for meaning in a TV wasteland

Thursday Night Fever: A search for meaning in a TV wasteland

7 Jul 2017

So it’s Thursday night and I can’t think of anything for this damnable column so I turn on the TV and the show says Queenslanders Only.