Dom Knight

Dom Knight

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Host of Evenings on 702 ABC Sydney, 666 ABC Canberra and ABC NSW

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I was a high school debating geek

Maths debaters

Dom Knight And all I learned was how to be an arrogant git, writes Dom Knight.

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Why you can hate fantasy, but love Game Of Thrones

Game of Thrones

Dom Knight "I’ve always suspected that the thicker the book, the less point there is in reading it," writes Dom Knight.

State politics

Why we should care more about state politics

NSW State

Dom Knight "As off-Broadway as they can seem, state parliaments decide many of the policies that affect our everyday lives and those of our families," writes Dom Knight. Also, snacks.

Perfect strangers

Why are strangers only friendly in public if you have a dog or a baby?

Dom Knight "It seems to me that we need to be consistent," writes Dom Knight.

Bad birthdays

Do we put too much pressure on ourselves to enjoy our birthdays?

Dom Knight "Once we hit 21, let’s stop celebrating our birthdays. We should need no pretext to entertain our friends, and even if we’re looking for one, the date of our arrival becomes less worthy...

Bald move

This is the best way of dealing with hair loss

Dom Knight Dom Knight has come up with an effective regime to deal with hair loss. And he's in a position to absolutely guarantee it.

Self-improvement

I hate running... and running hates me right back

Running.

Dom Knight Dom Knight on an admirable but incremental attempt at an athletic New Year's resolution.

Christmas crackers

Up-to-date Christmas cracker jokes to replace the usual terrible ones

Dom Knight Dom Knight's just saved your Xmas lunch with some topical, 2014-related Christmas cracker gags (and not a 'shark-infested custard' in sight).

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Bromance was born: why do guys find it 'weird' to be enthusiastic about new friendships

Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper shakes Tony Abbott's hand.

Dom Knight Dom Knight thinks it's time for men to drop their guards and show some affection. Tony and Stephen are forging the path ahead.

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The case for not giving gifts at Christmas

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Dom Knight There is just one seething boil on the splendid posterior of the otherwise splendid Yuletide season: the presents.

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How to dodge your way through uni without actually cheating

Dom Knight You don’t need to hire MyMaster to get through university. Instead of paying some dodgy operation to defraud your institution, why not use these tips to scrape through, absolutely free of...

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You can write a book in a month

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Dom Knight But Dom Knight wonders, should you?

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Is it time to ditch single-sex schools?

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Dom Knight Life is co-ed, after all. And if our schools are preparing us for it, they should be too.

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Are you ever too old to go backpacking?

Back view of a group of backpackers in the street.

Dom Knight Dom Knight's days of shared bathrooms and bedrooms are behind him.

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Why on earth do people take camping holidays?

Photo from

Dom Knight Dom Knight is not a happy camper.

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Why I'm hopelessly intimidated by Bunnings

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Dom Knight "If we all have our own personal hell, uniquely and fiendishly customised to our own preferences, mine will be a Bunnings."

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Taste tips

How to decorate so people think you're amazing

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Dom Knight A survey found that 48% of Australian men have placed items in their home to impress prospective partners. Dom Knight has tips for the other 52%.

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A love letter to local bookshops

Open book

Dom Knight Don't let the magic disappear.

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In defence of the daggy friend

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Dom Knight Daggy Friends are kind and loyal, and Dom Knight thinks they deserve better treatment in Hollywood.

Straight edge

Did I waste my youth by not being wasted?

Still from the movie Dazed and Confused, with Matthew McConaughey
 


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Dom Knight Dom Knight on why he's never taken drugs.

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