England Lay Down the Challenge with the #Hakarena

The British sense of humour, and art of self deprecation, comes across loud and clear in Matt Dawson’s Hakarena. Before Kiwis start suffering from mass sense of humour failure, let’s take a moment to reflect on who started #hakafails To be fair, the present day All Blacks haka is a piece of great theatre. Dawson,…

New Zealand Criticised For Slavery, Sex Trafficking

“New Zealand’s anti-slavery laws lave been found wanting in a report by the US State Department which says New Zealand is a source of underage girls for the sex trade and a destination for foreign workers subjected to forced labour on fishing boats. The list of abuses is revealed in the department’s annual Trafficking in…

UARS Comes Down Over Italy

Video of the UARS coming down over Ventimiglia (Liguria) in Italy. The real thing, or a hoax? NASA ‘working to confirm’ satellite touchdown Early Friday, Italy’s civil protection agency warned that the probability of a crash in its northern territory had risen from 0.6 to 1.5 per cent, and urged residents to stay indoors, on…