MICF Clara Cupcakes The Worst

MICF: Clara Cupcakes – The Worst

Walking out of a 16-colour Sierra game comes Clara Cupcakes – platinum blonde hair, purple skin, eight tentacles. Cephalopod molluscs never looked so fancy, as if straight outta the pictures; Marilyn Monroe from So...
MICF Mansplaining Alice Tovey and Ned Dixon

MICF: Alice Tovey – Mansplaining

Alice Tovey and Ned Dixon certainly know how to wield their instruments: Ned is terrific on the piano, his hands fierce across the keys; Alice has an incredible voice, majestic and malleable. Fans of Tom Lehrer, or Tim M...
MICF Tom Ballard Rhys Nicholson - photo by Jim Lee

MICF: The 28th Annual Great Debate

The 28th annual Great Debate topic That You’ve Gotta Fake News To Make News will be battled out for your entertainment on Saturday 15 April at Melbourne Town Hall, with the charming and devilish British comedian St...
MICF Arj Barker

MICF: Arj Barker – Organic

American Arj Barker is a frequent visitor to Australia. This year he presents a second crop of his 2016 show Organic. I found one aspect of his show particularly nutritious. It’s almost exactly four years since I’d seen ...
MICF Aunty Donna Big Boys

MICF: Aunty Donna Big Boys

One my friends is a pentecostal Christian and a couple of times, many years ago, he invited me to his church. I saw the laying of hands, people speaking in tongues – their fervour at such a level that some fell to ...