Last week the Matildas, as the Australian women's national soccer team is called, launched a calendar that goes beyond the usual coy depictions of athletes in the nude.
There were full frontal poses, no props hiding breasts.
The calendar reportedly sold tens of thousands of copies but didn't come without its critics.
There has been upheaval this year.
We just had to go through what we went through.
When a prim and proper 21-year-old law student suddenly loses everything in Hurricane Katrina, she turns to the last job she ever pictured herself doing - dancing nude on New Orleans' legendary Bourbon Street.