Friday Afternoon Distractions

By Corinne Reichert

Jan 27, 2012

Whiling away your last few hours at work? These videos should help make time fly extra fast!

Did you have fun in the pouring rain at Big Day Out in Sydney yesterday? Be jealous of the Gold Coasters, who got a beautiful sunny day for theirs! Watch Triple J talk to the most ... interesting ... characters there.

The Wiggles, with newly reinstated yellow Wiggle Greg, performed "Waltzing Matilda" for Australia Day yesterday.

The winner of Triple J's annual Australia Day Hottest 100 comp: Gotye's "Somebody That I Used to Know".

Common myths debunked! Can you see the Great Wall of China from space? Does cracking your knuckles cause arthritis? Do you use more than 10 per cent of your brain? Should you drink eight glasses of water per day? Is your blood really blue? Do you really swallow eight spiders per year while sleeping? Watch to find out! (Don't watch if afraid of spiders.)

How to put on make-up ... according to Ellen and Sofia Vergara.

See last week's Friday Afternoon Distractions here!

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  • whatsername24 Jan 27, 2012

    Is this Australian this week?

  • corinne54 Jan 31, 2012

    This segment is always Australian-written!