The plague of the present era is senseless panic. Polar bears are thriving. Doom is not at hand. Read Edmund Contoski’s latest in his series on global warming (link at bottom of page), calm down, and enjoy life.
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."