24 May 2011
David Cameron & Barack Obama lose to some kids
I'm quite enjoying the comedy that the President's state visit to the UK is turning up. First he gets his bomb proof car stuck on the ramp at the US Embassy in Dublin, and now he's playing ping pong!
Not only am I wondering why on ea... by Sam
18 Jan 2011
Man Sneezes Out Bullet
Nope its not some sort of circus or magic trick, a man in Italy has actually sneezed out a bullet after he was shot in the head on New Years Eve.
Darco Sangermano was shot in the head with a .22 calibre bullet which entered through the right sid... by Sam
10 Jan 2011
Pandas in the UK
The people of the UK need to be on the look out because pandas are on their way!
Tian Tian (above) and Yangguang will be the latest additions to Edinburgh Zoo hopefully at some point later this year and it is almost guaranteed that they wi... by Sam
28 Nov 2010
UK will grind to a halt this week!
Having visited New York in 2003 during some of the worst snow in recent years, I was amazed to see how the people and the systems of dealing with such weather coped so wonderfully easily.
In January this year the UK saw some the heaviest snow in ... by Sam
17 Nov 2010
Best/Worst Disguise EVER!
The Canadian authorities have apprehended a chap who flew into Vancouver from Hong Kong. Now this probably isn't unusual but this guy was a twenty-something Asian guy disguised as an elderly white bloke.
Whilst this is a pretty good disg... by Sam
12 Jul 2010
World cup fan gets boomed at final!
Serial pitch invader Jaume Marquet Cot or "Jimmy Jump" learnt a pretty severe lesson last night just before the start of the World Cup Final of Spain v Netherlands.
Jimmy got onto the pitch before kick off and sprinted across to wh... by Sam
08 Jul 2010
Roads paved with Euros
Excellent story out of Italy yesterday when a lorry carrying 2 million Euros (£1.6 million) in 1 and 2-euro coins over turned on a motorway in the South of the country, near the town of Foggia.
As the lorry crashed the doors broke open and ... by Sam
27 May 2010
Oceans 11.. Not quite
Bank robbery.. the modern image suggests some George Clooney & Brad Pitt types with a little Chinese fella in a box robbing multi million pound banks or casinos...
But some clots in Germany have managed to raise an entire bank to the gro... by Sam
19 Apr 2010
Pandas to detroy world economy (or whats left of it)
It seems that Pandas have started to take matters into their own hands. With the world still reeling from a global economic recession, the Pandas have decided to destroy our economic system. How, you ask. By using the vast wealth they have accumulate... by Alex
25 Mar 2010
Darling targets drivers and the West Country! ...
So yesterday we had the 2010 pre-election budget announced by the Chancellor, Alistair Darling.... by Sam