The morning after the night before, #2

Thank you Melbourne, it’s been great! 🙂

Alf, meet Santa

Further to my post about not taking yourself too seriously, many years ago I was given a little stuffed Alf that could talk (no more unfortunately, his voice box was ripped out!). You know the Alf i’m talking about, the alien on TV that liked to eat cats: Alf now lives up in Queensland with Mum (he likes the warmer climate ;)). Every year when…

Don’t take yourself too seriously

I think, on the whole, Australians (Aussies) are pretty laid back and good at not taking themselves too seriously – and 1. That’s a great trait to have, and 2. It’s important to be able to laugh at yourself occasionally. Take this example that I stumbled across today from the Australian professional cycling team Orica-Greenedge: Isn’t it great??? I must have watched it 5 or…

My wallpaper

Time for something a little more light-hearted. This is the image that I’ve used as my wallpaper for a couple of years now. I used to change wallpaper on a regular basis but this one always brings a smile to my face each time I look at them 🙂 Click here to download the full size version. Image courtesy of ~teocava on deviantART.

Humour in the Australian legal system

A Cottesloe man who admitted pulling down his pants and revealing all to girls at a bar in Murray Street copped a hammering from the Chief Magistrate in court yesterday. The court was told Stewart sat down next to two women and pulled down his shorts to expose his penis. The women were "disturbed and offended" by his actions and went to complain to…