Gay Mackie

I’m Old and a Gamer … Come at Me, Bro

According to one UK study, more than a quarter of people over age 65 play video games regularly. Being old myself, I can confirm.   As we come to understand, the odd of today is tomorrow’s commonplace. There are many examples of this, but I’d rather focus on one. The concept of video games being a tool for people beyond children still somehow bristles ... Read the full article
Gay Mackie

Gay Mackie is a retired print journalist who spends her time at yoghurt, tap dancing, and asleep between the hours of 2-4pm. She'd also like to make it clear that The Big Smoke Australia Editor-in-Chief is her grandson.

Why Black Panther Is the Best Film in History

Black Panther is Marvel’s first Oscar-winning film. Patrick A. Howell explores the impact of Black Panther on our history and culture, beyond the award recognition.