The Press, and TV3 ran a story tonight about a defendant who escaped from the dock, ran over the road and into an office block (which happened to be a lawyers office) where he was found hiding in a toilet cubicle. The TV3 reporter at the end of the article recounted a similar incident last […]
What a day. Helen Clark called it a ‘storm in a teacup‘. How could I have ever imagined a small thing like the acquisition of an American stock photo by a Labour Party designer could get the whole country so riled? My humble blog post today alone had 1909 hits (as of 11.20pm) – that’s […]
You all know how it is – you go to the supermarket and you buy stuff and you throw it in the trolley and you get to the checkout and pay your money and leave. Gone are the days where I knew how much things cost. Since supermarkets stopped pricing goods individually I never look […]
I tried to be oh so nonchalant over the RWC but I couldn’t help myself and watched the Argentinians beat France (who picked that eh?) and then the All Blacks trounce Italy. OK, so I might be hooked. Bugger, that’s going to take up quite a bit of my time. Thanks to TV3 for live […]
A fake motorcade breached the $170 million security in place at the Sydney APEC meeting. The team from the ABC Chasers War on Everything set up a fake three car motorcade and were waved through cordons to get within several metres of President George Bush’s motel. One of the pranksters was even dressed as Osama […]
Today the great Pavarotti passed away in Moderna, Italy. The song which I will always remember him for (mainly because I dressed as him in a lip syncing contest – another story) is of course Nessun Dorma . Here he is…watch and weep!