01 October 2009
The yogi man
29 September 2009
You know something's up when the name of the newspaper starts with "Sunny".As in, Sunny Fuerteventura. What...
24 September 2009
24 September 2009
France can hardly believe its luck. The silver fox, the poet-politician, is in the dock. Dominique de Villepin, the...
23 September 2009
Never let it be said that this blog does not charge headlong into the domains of current affairs/global politics/...
18 September 2009
It's quite exciting really, to think that newspapers in other countries publish articles about stupid things we do. It'...
17 September 2009
To TURKEY! In honour of the world's tallest man, who has apparently come here looking for love, God help him.So I...
15 September 2009
Just in case you were getting excited, the only link between this post and the late, loved Patrick Swayze is Houston (...
11 September 2009
I feel like we've been waiting for this for a lifetime. Rather like the Second Coming, or Godot. But this one's defied...
10 September 2009
This story is a classic. Thank you, Greenville News. A local Greenville councilman, Tony Trout (TONY TROUT!), is done...
07 September 2009
First up, pun action.Van-cy a trip? Van-tastic voyage. Just TWO of the excellent puns to be found in this story from...
02 September 2009
"Protective army for diamond-studded bathing suit".It just contains so many elements, doesn't it? A bathing...
01 September 2009
This is an excellent one from Pravda. It is fast becoming my favourite Russian newspaper. Why? I'll tell you why.a) It...
31 August 2009
The Edinburgh Comedy Awards (once the Perriers, then the If.Comedy Awards, now -- sponsor-less -- the Eddies) were...
28 August 2009
The best thing about this story, our crime posting of the day, is that it all takes place in Gainesville. There's...