December 9, 2015

Don't let statistics get in the way of a happy Xmas

But don't let that stop a happy American family Xmas:

http://www.9news.com.au/world/2015/12/06/11/45/us-politician-high-calibre-christmas-card-as-san-bernardino-debate-rages

1.1 million Americans shot dead in 35 years

Today Show presenter Peter Stefanovic stunned his co-host Lisa Wilkinson by revealing a staggering fact on America's gun deaths.

On Wednesday's morning show a tribute to Beatles legend John Lennon was shown from New York on what was the 35th anniversary since his death. 

After the footage Stefanovic said 'there's been 1.1 million U.S. citizens to have died from guns since John Lennon was murdered' in 1980.

The fact shocked Wilkinson, who appeared lost for words, and uttered 'oh really' and 'gee'.

 

December 8, 2015

Yet another saint - the pope will be pleased

There were only so many options:  Pope, Jesus, God, Odin, Yodda, President.  But the K.Ks like to surprise, in their predictable way, so went for the more common saint - so many saints, now there's one more.

North is called Nori.  What will Saint be called?  I'm going with Aint.

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/tvshowbiz/article-3349964/Kim-Kardashian-Kanye-West-reveal-heavenly-newborn-son.html