Anecdotal thoughts of Jim Aborwhear

You know you very occasionally get an update on here which is really meaningful, this isn’t one of them. It’s quite long and pointless (that’s what she said)…but needs to be said. Am off work this week apart from Friday (it’s the rather irritating pot luck arrangements of cover over Christmas). Am hoping that Friday … [Read the full story]

Beware of these 11 words on food packaging

The words written on food packaging are a contract between you and the manufacturer, as mandated by the federal government via the FDA. Many food producers hire lawyers that help them craft words to get you to buy their products while toeing the line of legality. Here are a few common package proclamations that you … [Read the full story]

Cocaine found in Jacko’s underpants

A secret police file which reveals Michael Jackson had cocaine in his underpants could mean the superstar’s doctor, Conrad Murray, walks free. Murray, accused of involuntary manslaughter, believes the bombshell dossier will convince the jury that the singer was hooked on drugs and responsible for his own death. The police reports, from the child molestation … [Read the full story]

Cocktail of drugs and alcohol killed Stathi Katsidis, says coroner’s report

A coroner’s report has revealed champion jockey Stathi Katsidis had a cocktail of drugs and alcohol in his system when he died last October. Coroner John Lock found Katsidis had nine times the fatal dose of the designer drug fantasy in his system. He also had a blood-alcohol reading of 0.146 per cent. The premiership-winning … [Read the full story]

George Michael wants his ‘Freedom’

Do not stop at GOGO, it’s straight to jail for George Michael, and it doesn’t matter if he throws a double. George wept yesterday as a judge told him he was a drug addict  – and jailed him for crashing his range rover into a shop. And it’s about time, too. Most of us would … [Read the full story]