Kangaroo shuts down Melbourne Airport

An injured kangaroo shut down part of Melbourne Airport on Wednesday after it hopped through the busy terminal and into a drug store. Police secured the store before wildlife workers tranquilized and captured the animal. Given the name Cyrus, after one of his rescuers, the male eastern grey kangaroo was injured by a vehicle on … [Read the full story]

Tommy Taylors SRU (Sunday Round-Up)

It is with interest I note the change in name to one of Britain’s oldest icons. Big Ben will be renamed the, “The Elizabeth 2 Tower”. Of course the bell tower is not really named Big Ben, it is the actual bell that is so named. We can now expect the great bells of St. … [Read the full story]

10 reasons to live in Melbourne, by the Yanks

10. Smelly shoes pass off as art Those teddy bears must know someone with big feet. Anything and everything is art  in Melbourne.  It has no boundaries.  Though when a collection of shoes passes as an art installation, questions have to be asked. 9. Shop Sui you can’t eat Shop Sui is a boutique store … [Read the full story]

First UK commercial flight fuelled by chip fat

First commercial British flight fuelled by used chip fat is met by naked protesters. A planeload of British holidaymakers have made aviation history by flying to Lanzarote on a plane fuelled by used chip pan oil. The Thomson Airways flight from Birmingham airport was the first UK commercial bio fuels flight ever from a UK … [Read the full story]

Flexible thief caught hiding in suitcase

A contortionist used his skills to steal valuables from travellers as they stowed their luggage in the undercarriage of an airport bus, but was eventually caught when his accomplice left him behind. Flexible crook Krzysztof Grzegorz would hop into a suitcase and be placed underneath the Barcelona airport transfer bus by a friend who would … [Read the full story]

Mum tries to stop daughters wedding

A mum in Moscow, Russia, tried to stop her daughter getting wed in Morocco, by telling airport bosses her girl was a suicide bomber.

Sexy disabled passenger ‘thoroughly’ searched at airport

A 52-year-old wheelchair-bound woman was hand searched for over an hour at the Oklahoma City airport even though she was already stripped to her bra and underwear. The lengthy ordeal caused the blonde passenger to miss her flight. Disabled Tammy Banovac arrived at the airport for a flight to Phoenix on Tuesdsay morning clad only … [Read the full story]