Jamie Murphy – dickhead, or was he really set up?

Jamie Murphy, who was locked up in a Bali jail for two nights on suspicion of drug possesion, arrived back in Perth last Thursday. Murphy, aged 18, was caught with possession of a see-through, sealable bag with white powder in it. The bag can only be described as a ‘drug’ bag (bags for putting drugs in…in … [Read the full story]

Vacuum-Cleaner Dylan wins Nobel Peace Prize

So, Bob Dylan has won a Nobel Peace Prize. Dylan has become the 259th American to have won a Nobel Peace Prize. My friend brought me a ticket to see Bob Dylan about 20 years ago (some friend – thanks a lot Al). I went along, you know, to see what the big deal is … [Read the full story]

Drugs planted on Ozzie couple in Thailand

A Melbourne couple say they believe drugs were planted on them at Bangkok Airport for bribes. The woman, known only as Georgia, and her boyfriend were just about to check in for a flight to Phuket when they noticed their luggage had been tampered with. Georgia said the locks were missing off one of the … [Read the full story]

Thief mistakes human ashes for cocaine

A bungling burglar was left disappointed after allegedly mistaking his neighbour’s cremated mother’s ashes for a bag of cocaine. William ‘Billy’ Cantrell thought his luck was in after coming across the box of ashes after breaking into his neighbour’s home in East Nashville, according to police. The 28-year-old is alleged to have taken the small … [Read the full story]

Tommy Taylor’s SRU

Three girls stolen away ten years ago, when they were only in their teens, have been rescued in the USA. This must give hope to the parents of the girl stolen in Portugal six years ago. The Madeline kidnapping case is still unsolved. A rape in Rio will bring a warning to those going to … [Read the full story]

More jail terms for ecstasy smugglers

Three men have been jailed over their attempt to smuggle the world’s biggest haul of ecstasy into Australia. A Victorian Supreme Court jury found the trio guilty of conspiring to smuggle more than 15 million ecstasy tablets into Australia from Italy in 2007. The drugs weighed more than 4.4 tonnes, had an estimated street value … [Read the full story]

The 13th rant – a look into the 21st century

Russia is having a strange troubled start to the year 2013. The concrete cover at Chernobyl is starting to crack up. Then meteors drop down causing damage to six cities, injuring over a thousand people and damaging more than three thousand homes. The cost is estimated in millions. Since the break-up of the Old Russian … [Read the full story]

Teacher suspended for posting sexy hand-stand

I wish I’d had a teacher like this. A teacher has been suspended from her job after pictures of her naked and apparently smoking cannabis were posted from her Twitter account. Carly McKinney, 23, was pictured posing in her underwear, and even performing a naked handstand in the provocative pics. Other snaps saw the maths … [Read the full story]

Lance Armstrong saves his confessions for Oprah

Lance Armstrong confessed to Oprah Winfrey in an interview that he used performance-enhancing drugs. The interview went on for two and a half hours. It’s also been reported that before his interview with Oprah, he went along to his Livestrong Cancer Foundation and tearfully apologised to the staff. His tears seemed to trigger tears from … [Read the full story]

The Stones want to play at Glastonbury

Mick Jagger appeared on the Late Show With David Letterman to offer his list of the ‘Top 10 Things I, Mick Jagger, Have Learned After 50 Years In Rock N’ Roll’. He took the opportunity to take a lighthearted swipe at the Maroon 5 and Christina Aguilera hit that referenced his dancing, saying: “You don’t … [Read the full story]

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