On this day in…1859

It’s the birthday of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, the creator of master sleuth Sherlock Holmes. Doyle was born in Scotland and studied medicine at the University of Edinburgh, where he met Dr. Joseph Bell, a teacher with extraordinary deductive reasoning power. Bell partly inspired Doyle’s character Sherlock Holmes years later. After medical school, Doyle moved … [Read the full story]

Anecdotal thoughts of Jim Aborwhear

I don’t usually drink weekdays anymore, but made an exception this week. When I got home, had a bath, shaved (I shave at night, I hate having to look at my face in the mornings especially when I have a razor in my hand). Next morning, got up feeling a little rough it must be … [Read the full story]

Dear Lily – I have an embarrasing condition

Dear Lily, Last weekend I was on a night out with the girls to celebrate my 36th birthday. Clad arse to tit in neon lycra, I must have cast a highly alluring shadow across the dancefloor as I limboed to Britney Spears, because next thing I knew, I was on all fours behind a skip … [Read the full story]

Happy Birthday to Ozzie News star Joanna Krupa

Happy Birthday to Joanna Krupa ! Joanna Krupa was born on the April 23rd 1979,  is a Polish-American model and actress. Since John S. informed us who this beauty is on the 31st of July 2012, we’ve been getting email after email for us to show more of her. Of course, everyone can see more … [Read the full story]

World’s oldest person celebrates 116th birthday

The world’s oldest living person, Japan’s Jiroemon Kimura, celebrated his 116th birthday yesterday with congratulations from around the world and from Japan’s prime minister. Kimura was crowned the world’s oldest person by Guinness World Records last December after the death of 115-year-old Dina Manfredini of Iowa in the United States. “I truly congratulate you on … [Read the full story]

Who’ll be Ozzie News ‘She’s hot 2012’ – vote now

Hello and welcome to the first, and hopefully many, She’s hot 2012. This is where you all get the chance to vote for who you think was, and is, the hottest babe on Ozzie News for 2012. The criteria is anything you want it to be. You may like the artistic pose, the quality of … [Read the full story]

Happy Birthday to Ozzienews star Gemma Atkinson

Well, we said we wanted to honour Gemma Atkinson in our own little way, and guess what…we have. Today is Gemma’s birthday so we thought we’d give you a fine picture of her and her assets. In early 2006, Atkinson underwent breast enlargement surgery, which took her bra size to a 34E. She said in … [Read the full story]

Stoner Wins At Home To Clinch Second World Title ‎

Casey Stoner capped a memorable 26th birthday by clinching his second MotoGP title with victory at his home race. Australian Stoner only had to finish in the top six to be crowned champion after Jorge Lorenzo was ruled out of the race with a hand injury suffered in a crash in Sunday morning’s warm-up. But … [Read the full story]

World’s largest chocolate bar is unveiled

Chocolate maker Thorntons has broken the record for the world’s largest chocolate bar after creating a monster that weighs almost six tonnes (5,792.5kgs) – measuring in at four metres wide by four metres long. Thorntons produced the mega bar to celebrate its 100th birthday – and judging by the size of the super snack there’ll … [Read the full story]

It all began with an iPhone…

March was when my son celebrated his 15th birthday and I got him an iPhone. He just loved it. Who wouldn’t?  I celebrated my birthday in June, and my wife made me very happy when she bought me an iPad.  My daughter’s birthday was in August so I got her an iPod Touch.  My wife … [Read the full story]

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