Category Archives: worst design

Weekend Worstoff 176 hostage edition

Outrage here. I hate to be the bearer of bad news, but TLA is being held hostage in Rurotardia. I was wondering why no WW until I received a disturbing image of a blindfolded TLA holding a copy of today’s … Continue reading

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Outrage Sunday 17 Going

I was snooping and eavesdropping and generally minding my own business on Marine Parade yesterday morning until I was rudely interrupted by a contact, whom I will call Seattle Samantha. “Put this on that crappy blog you write for,” she … Continue reading

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Outrage Sunday 14 Valley of Death

Six hours getting on and off a bus in the Swan Valley yesterday for someone’s 50th: by the time it was 3.30pm and we were wrapping up at a brewery I was longing for a giant mariachi-playing dugong to fall … Continue reading

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jugs of cold water

We hadn’t heard from Cookster for a while, and I was guessing he was out of circulation this week due to post-Sexpo enervation, but he has popped up with a tale of two cities. The first is Albany: the rec … Continue reading

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fabric hardener

The first pic of the jumper around the pole was (still is) in Shenton Park. I stared at it for several minutes. Dadaist outrage? Witty visual pun? Drunken fumbling? Student prank? Manifestation of madness? I was reaching a tentative conclusion … Continue reading

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the terror and the pity

I salute vegan and Joanne: they took these images in the city. Vegan’s is at Aida restaurant in Northbridge; Joanne’s was at A&R. I glanced at them to confirm their worstness but could not gaze at them for too long. … Continue reading

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Syphon the Rooster

It’s impossible not to get the impression that these blokes are having a piss. The smugglers are lowered, the hands are in the zone. Rockingham Red Rooster.  The eye staring back is a nice touch too. By netwirb. Reminds me … Continue reading

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Aussie Flag Jolly Rogered

This pirate beflagged van in Hilton from Mez sort of segues to a desperate letter fromPatricia, who claims an anti flag South Perth Mayor is set to downgrade the Aussie flag on Sir James Mitchell Park, and replace it with … Continue reading

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These were sent from Meccano from derelict Funland in Penrith NSW, but since animal TV characters have figured so often in our thoughts,( as well as obscene dolphins), I had no compunction in putting them up. They are also lovely … Continue reading

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Weekend Worstoff 54

Someone calling themselves T Pinder (no relation) sent in this. Although it was from a few years ago it is still a resonating worst. They say sarcasm is the lowest form of wit, but I think that prize can go … Continue reading

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