England’s Cabinet Office (stated remit “support the Prime Minister and make sure the government runs effectively”) recently released this animated film via Twitter.
Before you watch it, remember that this is not meant to be comedy – the Cabinet Office is being serious!!!
To get the full effect of this ‘simple’ guide, stay with the video right to the end… 😳 Continue reading
A pigeon caused a bizarre delay midway through a World Championship snooker match.
After five frames, the bird flew towards a player before landing on the top cushion and strolling along the match table towards the middle pocket. Continue reading
Weird parking regulation, right? 🦌 🦌 🦌
In case you are confused… the “Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks (also known as the Elks Lodge or simply The Elks) is an American fraternal order founded in 1868, originally as a social club in New York City. Continue reading
In a report on the Nasdaq website (I would love to understand the connection here…!), “A small town Mexican mayor married his alligator bride in a colorful ceremony as traditional music rang out and revelers danced while imploring the indigenous leader to seal the nuptials with a kiss”.
“San Pedro Huamelula Mayor Victor Hugo Sosa obliged more than once during Thursday’s wedding, bending down to plant his lips on the small alligator’s snout, which had been tied shut presumably to avoid unwanted biting. Continue reading
A tabloid magazine recently published some well-known blunders by French politicians – quite of few of which relate to grammar and/or spelling mistakes… so might well appeal to those of us who spend our lives trying to draft texts as perfectly as possible. 😊 Continue reading
The author of “How to Murder Your Husband” was convicted last week of murdering her husband.
The estimable Kevin Underhill, author of the blog “Lowering the Bar” tells the story… Continue reading
The Occupational Health and Safety Administration in America is investigating an incident in which two people had to be rescued from a chocolate tank at the Mars bar factory in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania. Continue reading
In Australia, Sydney’s Opera Bar has a team of workers employed in an unusual task – patrolling the promenade to ensure gull-free dining. 😊 Continue reading
Let’s trying looking at life from a different perspective… 😊
My apologies for recent silence – the last couple of weeks have been an uphill task here. News on that later in the week or early next week.
Meanwhile, let’s start the week with cheer!
This has being doing the rounds of social media for quite some time, but I don’t think that makes it any less funny… Continue reading