NRL Star embroiled in scandal after Nazi salute footage surfaces

Fresh off leaked photos of NSW Premier Dominic Perrottet dressed in Nazi uniform, the National Rugby League has become embroiled in its’ latest off-season scandal, with footage emerging of a former player and crowd favourite appearing to perform a “Hitler salute”. Former NRL star Mark “Piggy” Riddell has come under fire after footage surfaced of… Read More NRL Star embroiled in scandal after Nazi salute footage surfaces

Sports Just an Excuse for Aussie Men to Cry, Fans Admit

Australia’s obsession with sports may have a direct correlation to social norms discouraging men from crying, according to a new study that found many men considered seeing their team win or lose a game as the only acceptable time to leak from the eyes. “I haven’t cried since Optimus Prime died in the ’86 Transformers… Read More Sports Just an Excuse for Aussie Men to Cry, Fans Admit

Commuters told to tackle people standing side-by-side on escalators

People who ride side-by-side on elevators, blocking those stuck behind them, can expect to be spear tackled by fellow commuters from today, following new rules announced by City of Sydney officials. The move comes after years of research from the University of Bankstown discovered that escalator blockers – along with taxi drivers and Lycra cyclists… Read More Commuters told to tackle people standing side-by-side on escalators

Former Rugby League Player Found Alive at 37

A 37-year-old former prop who played three games professionally before retiring when medics pronounced him a cripple has been found alive and well in his studio apartment in Penrith, in a discovery that has stunned the rugby league world. The man credited his survival to an “unusual ability to follow instructions”, noting that after spending… Read More Former Rugby League Player Found Alive at 37

NRL to Boost Crowds by Putting Retired Legend on Every Team’s Roster

Following the positive reaction to Ruben Wiki’s acceptance into the NRL Nines tournament, the National Rugby League board is drafting an emergency change to the 2017 season requiring all clubs to field a retired player in each game. Players have welcomed the move, with retired star John Hopoate among the first to put his hand… Read More NRL to Boost Crowds by Putting Retired Legend on Every Team’s Roster