May 2015

Commented on a story 5th May 2015 1:11 PM

A LETTER written in 1943 by a former Buderim man asking for his wife’s hand in marriage has been found in a book bought at a second-hand bookstall in Melbourne.

1943 marriage plea from late husband finds wife

"What the world needs is more special stories like this. "

Commented on a story 4th May 2015 5:48 PM

THE head of the Australian Federal Police could not guarantee Australians would not face executions overseas if they are involved in crime and drug syndicates.

BALI 9: AFP says international drug dealers cannot be protected

"The AFP knew nothing....it was a parent who alerted them to the possible crime and we still don't know..."

Commented on a story 3rd May 2015 7:26 PM

A BURPENGARY resident is refusing to send back two horses to Cartmill Riding for the Disabled, Burpengary after he found them floating down Burpengary Creek.

Anger over horses found in creek after flooding

"Maybe the 'resident' who confiscated the horses (and all those who find fault), could have gone to help..."

Commented on a story 3rd May 2015 9:52 AM

A 75-year-old man has died in floodwaters just hours after a man , woman and child were killed after their car was washed from the road.

Another death in floodwaters as cars are swept away

"So what caused 1893 deluge? Far worse than anything since. See RebelWithoutAClue above."

Commented on a story 1st May 2015 4:35 PM

SUNSHINE Coast holidaymakers are not rushing to cancel Bali travel plans in the wake of the execution of Myuran Sukumaran and Andrew Chan in Indonesia.

Bali bookings keep coming despite boycott calls

"I guess it's ok if you aren't into drugs, but the grog can be dodgy. As pointed out by ausie above..."

April 2015

Commented on a story 30th Apr 2015 5:19 PM

MINING giant Adani has shrugged off accusations it exaggerated the number of jobs its massive Queensland coal mine would produce.

Adani mine to create 1464 jobs, not 10,000

"I read somewhere the Adani airport is going to be international standard so I guess reasonable to..."

Commented on a story 30th Apr 2015 5:09 PM

AN independent candidate standing for MP in Northern Ireland has said she would criminalise adultery and homosexuality, according to a leaflet posted online.

Irish candidate against gays, adultery and rock music

"Be interesting to delve into her past to see what skeletons are hiding there....."

Commented on a story 30th Apr 2015 7:43 AM

HEATWAVES are occurring five times more often due to climate change, new research has revealed.

Climate change causing heatwaves, research shows

"Nobody doubts climate change, after all its been around since time began. The trouble is when they..."

Commented on a story 30th Apr 2015 7:40 AM

HEATWAVES are occurring five times more often due to climate change, new research has revealed.

Climate change causing heatwaves, research shows

"Exactly p3t3r, I'll bet there is none. Their computer modelling doesn't do cold, only heat."

Commented on a story 29th Apr 2015 2:39 PM

CONVICTED Australian drug smugglers Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran have been executed by an Indonesian firing squad just after 3am AEST.

Bali Nine executions cruel and unnecessary, says Abbott

"You might want to pass your thoughts on to Tony Abbott about upholding their law. Seems he is quite..."

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