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I think you stuffed that up – the wonder of the media

One of my main news sources is stuff.co.nz and increasingly, I think its more for entertainment value than actual news.

Probably best as a show and tell rather than blahing on about it.  So some examples as follows…

Some international interest, really where would the world be without the US helping out?

US helps kill colombian rebelks.  Rebelks?  Rebellious elk?

Rebelks? Rebellious elk?

A bit closer to home, rescuing of Australian wildlife?

Thank goodness that poor croc was rescued after it was lost!

Thank goodness that poor croc was rescued after it was lost!

And ever popular celebrity news, or should I say “celebrity”?  Still it gives the Kardasians a break.

Wouldn't it be more news worthy if she suffered a miscarriage without being pregnant?

Wouldn’t it be more news worthy if she suffered a miscarriage without being pregnant?

A quick scan through the headlines… as George Takei would say, “Oh my!”

Probably not the two best headlines to list next to each other

Probably not the two best headlines to list next to each other

Fire the editor… or at least use your spell check.

I remember the days when newspapers had editors. So how many people were injured?

I remember the days when newspapers had editors.
So how many people were injured?

Ok, now the IT guy needs to get busy.  Or perhaps he’s had too much zen?

And then sometimes the site doesn't work at all... guru meditation anyone?

And then sometimes the site doesn’t work at all… guru meditation anyone?

Still, the Metservice aren’t much better, they seem to have similar issues.

Chance of a strong afternoon?

Chance of a strong afternoon?

But on the bright side, at least they aren’t forecasting 0 layers of clothing recommended.

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About The Sock Mistress

Slight fixation with socks. At last count, I had enough pairs of socks to last 14 weeks without having repeat a pair. IT geek by profession. Disney nut. 3rd world loan shark (http://Kiva.org ). Finds humour in the inappropriate. Holiday planner extraordinaire. Mum to doglets. Crazy Dachshund lady.

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