A 2007 article by Gian Turci bears reviewing. Antitobacco and its companion hypochondriacal movements are intolerable. Sane people who enjoy life cannot coexist on the same planet with insane people who increasingly fear every aspect of life. We’re in a war of the worlds.
Crack. Fizz. Gulp. Ahhhhhh. Is there a drinking experience more classically Australian than ripping the ring-pull off a beer? "The visceral pleasure from that first crack of a beer can is identical to popping a champagne cork," says wine and drinks writer Mike Bennie. "There's also huge appeal in the tinnie's nostalgia factor."