David Allegretti

Rick and Morty

We Asked People in Bendigo About That Bendigo 'Rick and Morty' Episode

"I think it portrayed Bendigo for what it is."
David Allegretti
4.9.18
home decor

Here's What Happens If You Fall Asleep in a Display Bed

Some furniture store people get mad, and others don't give a shit and let you sleep for two hours.
David Allegretti
3.23.18
the year that was 2017

I Spent 2017 Living on North Korea's Doorstep

Australian photographer Ashley Crowther reflects on a year living 37 miles from the 38th parallel.
David Allegretti
1.3.18
schoolies

I Built the Longest Beer Bong in the History of the World

To cure my mild homesickness, I decided to see just how far my beer bong could go.
David Allegretti
11.21.17
Travel

I Pushed Japan's All-You-Can-Eat KFC Buffet to Its Absolute Limit

More like all-you-can-take-away.
David Allegretti
8.17.17
scamming

Turns Out Wearing a Hi-Vis Vest Gets You into Everything for Free

A hi-vis vest is your key to the world. Free visits to the zoo, the movies, and even free access to see my favorite, awesome band, Coldplay.
David Allegretti
12.21.16
Stuff

We Asked People to Tell Us the Best Lies They've Put on Resumes

To get a job, you need experience. But to get experience, you need a job. See the problem here?
David Allegretti
12.4.16
Fashion

I Wore a Fedora for a Week to See if It Would Ruin My Life

It did. Almost instantly.
David Allegretti
11.22.16
Stuff

What It's Like to Be Young and Gay in Singapore

It's a country where "any act of gross indecency with another male person" is still punishable with two years of prison.
David Allegretti
6.22.16
Stuff

My Week of Microdosing on Acid Was a Failed Test in Self Control

If I'd stuck to a regulation dosage I could have been productive and outstanding. But I have zero self discipline and I never stood a chance.
David Allegretti
6.18.16
Stuff

I Spent Friday the Thirteenth Looking for Ghosts in an Abandoned Insane Asylum

Larundel Mental Asylum was closed in 2001. It's since developed a reputation for being haunted, which is a big drawcard.
David Allegretti
5.27.16
Cigarettes

We Asked Smokers if They Would Pay $33 for a Pack of Cigarettes

Australian smokers are set to pay about $33 USD for a packet of cigarettes by 2020. We asked some of Melbourne's smokers if that was reason enough to quit.
David Allegretti
5.10.16
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