Daily Archives : October 3, 2015

PRINCESS LEIA BIKINI SOLD AT AUCTION, COKE NAIL UP NEXT


One of the most famous bikinis in the world, the Slave-kini from 1983’s Star Wars: The Revenge Return of the Jedi, has sold for $96 000 at auction.  Frankly, I would have thought Carrie Fishers costume would have sold for more. I mean, some nutcase once bought french toast Justin Timberlake didn’t finish for thousands of dollars. .. but it’s worth…

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ANNIVERSARY FOR SCIENCE THAT FIGHTS NATURAL SELECTION


As my beloved baseball team is about to embark on an historic run to the World Series (after more than 2 decades) there is a lot to celebrate! But it also got me thinking… celebrating athletes and sporting milestones helps define our society (and where our values lie). But what if we did it for others? This week marks another…

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NEPAL ASKS UN TO STOP INDIA’S TRADE BLOCKADE


A little known trade war is having a massive impact on the quality of life for people living in Nepal. The country is currently embroiled in a trade dispute with its nuclear neighbour, India. The government of Nepal says the country is running low on vital supplies, like cooking gas and fuel, due to India’s blockade of key border crossings.…

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