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Rachel Lui

Rachel Lui loves her passion for fashion and her addiction for books. You’ll probably see her head buried in a book for the whole day. On the other hand, she’s very curious to the point where she could be asking questions all day. That’s probably why she developed her own column, 10 Questions.

Are Pimple Popping Videos Satisfying?

Pimple Popping Videos: Are they Satisfying?

We all know that we shouldn’t pop our pimples. We’ve been warned of infections and unwanted, long lasting scars. But, no one has condemned watching other people popping their pimples. There’s just something so satisfying about watching others pop their pimples, almost as satisfying as a warm cup of coffee in …

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Keeping Up With Kris Jenner

Keeping Up With Kris Jenner

Once upon a time, there was a family called The Kardashians. In this family, there was a mother, Kris, and five little girls: Kourtney, Kim, Khloe, Kendall and Kylie. They would become the most watched famous family in the history of reality television. While the spotlight shines on the girls, …

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Instant Noodles: Friend or Foe?

Instant Noodles: Friend or Foe?

Would you rather have a packet of Smith’s salted potato chips or a box of instant noodles when your assignment is due at 9 am the next day? You would want something warm, filling and refreshing to keep our stomachs happy, aka instant noodles, right? It’s a simple recipe:  just …

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Top Guinness World Records

Top Guinness World Records

Now that the semester is coming almost to an end, it’s time to do something crazy but achievable, like putting yourself in the book of Guinness World Records. The Records prove that humans can be completely bonkers. Here are our top ten favourite achievements to date. The Largest Group Twerk …

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25 Questions with Lisa Oldfield

Tech mogul, animal lover and real housewife of Sydney, Lisa Oldfield is no stranger to the spotlight or controversy. We were lucky enough to chat to her about fashion pet peeves, riding a dragon and so much more. What’s the first thing you thought when you woke up this morning? …

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Things To Do, Now That Winter Is Over

Things To Do, Now That Winter Is Over

What time is it? Spring time! And winter is O-V-E-R! It’s your chance to get outdoors, get exploring, a great excuse to catch up with your mates and an opportunity to up your social media game. Fly a kite Sound childish? Think again! Mary Poppins, sung, “Let’s Go Fly A …

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Book Review: It’s All Easy, Gwyneth Paltrow

Book Review: It's All Easy, Gwyneth Paltrow

Oscar-winning actress turned famous celebrity chef, Gwyneth Paltrow has cooked up a storm with the release of her recent cookbook, “It’s All Easy”. While most of us are crunching away on pizza or two minute noodles, the recipes created by Paltrow are nutritious, delightful and most importantly, easy! Flicking through …

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TV Review: Round The Twist

TV Review: Round The Twist

If you love fantasy, witty humour and a taste for adventure, then the acclaimed Australian children’s TV show, “Round the Twist” is your go-to when you need to de-stress from assignment exhaustion! Even though the show was made in the 90s, it is still worthy of your time! For those …

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The Battle Of The Gums

The Battle Of Gums

Bubble gum and chewing gum, both come in endless flavours and taste great. But what makes them different, and which one will you chews? A little bit of history Bubble gum was invented by a guy named Walter Diemer in 1928. Ironically, he was an accountant who worked for a …

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Movie Review: The Great Wall

Movie Review: The Great Wall

The Great Wall is a spectacular film, based on a legend and set in 15th century China starring Matt Damon. As a Spanish mercenary, Damon along with his friend, (Games of Thrones star Pedro Pascal) embarks on an adventure seeking scared black powder. During their pursuit, a bizarre creature attacks them. …

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Free Stuff at UNSW

Free Stuff at UNSW

Let’s be real, there is nothing everyone loves more than freebies. When you’re out in the real world, freebies are scarce, so make the most of your life as a student and capitalise on the sweet, sweet opportunity to grab as many freebies as you can. O-Week, is bustling with …

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Ten Questions with Tina Phan

Hey everybody! Exams have arrived and they’re stressing the crap out of us! Luckily, I found myself having a good laugh with Tina Phan who delighted me with her answers this week. This time, I asked her what makes her laugh the hardest, her favourite Disney princess and has she …

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Ten Questions with Reece Owen Jansen

Hey guys! We are nearly towards the end…well almost because we have those wonderful exams to look forward to! *note sarcasm* Anyway, this week I met Reece who delighted me with his answers on what the world should focus on; should ketchup be in the fridge or pantry; and does …

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Ten Questions with Lisa Gong

  Hey folks! After her spectacular Law Revue performance, I caught up with Lisa Gong and quizzed her on what’s it like being a uni student, her preference on hot chips or wedges and  some of the things that she wants to be doing when her degree is over. Seriously, I …

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Ten Questions with Doris Asante

  Hey peeps! Another fabulous installment of Ten Questions has come again and we caught up with Doris Asante who tells us her ideal day out, her most awkward moment at uni and her favorite Wikipedia article! Degree: Social work/Criminology 1. What’s your favourite colour? Favourite colour is yellow!   …

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Ten Questions with Pierre Hemming

Hey guys! This week I had the privilege of interviewing Pierre Hemming and asked him what was the weirdest food that’s he ever eaten, has he been pulled over by a cop and what has he done that he’s never told anyone? Trust me, you would like to know too! …

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Get Involved With Walama Muru

  Volunteering, making new friends, killing boredom and travelling comes together in our own grassroots reconciliation project called Walama Muru. ‘Walama Muru’ means a return of road or path, and like its name, the project is making a much anticipated return in sem two, connecting students of all backgrounds through …

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Tech Geek (Early August)

  Ben and Jerry’s Ice Cream Lock $33.52 At the Blitz office we’ve learned that you should never put ice cream in the fridge unless you’re sure a hungry co-worker won’t bust it open and steal a few spoonfuls. The Ben and Jerry’s ice cream lock is the perfect weapon …

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Ten Questions with Amelia Brown (Late July)

Hey lovely peeps! It’s finally start of semester and boy, I am loving every minute of it (lol)! And guess what, I caught up with Amelia to see how her holidays were! On a scale of 1 to 10, how much did you hate uni exams? Seven – they’re agonizing …

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Ten Questions (Early June): William Li

Howdy folks! I’m back with another Ten Questions and this time, I caught up William Li who delighted me with his answers on his favorite beverage, if he ever tried a Halal Snack Pack and would he prefer to be smart or happy.  1.Would you prefer to be smart or happy? I …

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Ten Questions (Late May): Roydon Ng

  I’ve started my Games of Thrones marathon, and who wouldn’t? And I caught up with Roydon Ng who like me had started his marathon, that is my Ten Questions marathon of course!   Do you prefer Game of Thrones or Lord of the Rings? I prefer Game of Thrones …

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10 Questions (Early May): Veronica Chan

Hey kiddos! So, I’m really excited about the upcoming holidays after the painful journey of exams. And who isn’t? I’ll be sleeping and too busy bineging on netflix! So, in order to give you a bit of enthusiasm and humor and your motivation hyped, we caught up with Veronica Chan …

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Ten Questions (Late April): Christina Rama

Hey guys, welcome back to another installment of Ten Questions! Now you think, can I possibly read another column? Well, this one is good, I promise! This week we caught up with UNSW student Christina Rama and asked her about her three favorite comedians, her guilty pleasure and the weirdest …

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10 Questions (Early April): Madona Labib

Welcome to another installment of Ten Questions! April Fool’s has past and mid-sem break is nearly finished, it’s time to get off our lazy bums and do some work. So, we caught up with Madona Labib and see what she had to do over the break. We quizzed her from …

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10 Questions (Late March): Carly Fisher

Welcome back for another installment of 10 Questions and this week, we took the opportunity to catch up with one of our own Carly Fisher. We quizzed her on variety of topics, from her favourite 90’s song to what she would take to space. Check out her surprising responses below.  1. …

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10 Questions (Early March): Jenny Tran

We all love watching Vogue’s 73 Questions with famous celebrities and view their stylishly furnished houses. Seriously, I love how they decorate their places with some good ass shit! I also liked the one with Reese Witherspoon and Blake Lively. Well, I have decided to take up an opportunity to …

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