Articles

Dateline: Los Angeles. Scientists have just announced the development of a new type of laboratory rat that gets cancer from ‘being looked at in a funny way.’ More...
The Web reflects the great diversity of human interest. Liam Cody looks at highly-focussed sexual extremists. More...
It truly is a parable of our time. More...
Head-butting is a much forgotten art. There’s a reason for this: it kills brain cells faster than Pat Buchanan makes a fool of himself. More...
You’d reckon that everyone would have learnt a lesson from Hugh Grant, wouldn’t you? Don’t pick up ugly hookers on Sunset Blvd, especially if you’re a world-famous movie star. Not Eddie Murphy. More...

Clinton Impeached

April 23rd, 1997
Well, Bill Clinton’s done it. He’s made history, and become the second US President to be impeached. More...

Love Bites Can Be Painful

March 27th, 1997
We’ve all been bitten by jelly fish. We know how painful they can be, and how the only cure is household vinegar. The cure for love can be much more simple. A quick bullet to the head is often effective. More...
We’ve all heard of Dolly the sheep. And aren’t you grateful they cloned a sheep, one of the few species where the singular is the same as the plural? More...
Bill GatesIt’s not news. Bill Gates is the world’s richest man. His wealth is almost larger than many countries’ GDP. He earns money so quickly, it’s not worth his time to pick up a $100 bill. More...

Howard Wants Work For Dole

February 10th, 1997
Australian Prime Minister, Mr. John Howard, this week suggested that unemployed people be made to work in return for unemployment benefits. More...