Selling Ghosts and Other Bizarre Stuff on The Internet

A man in New Zealand is selling what he claims are two troublesome exorcised ghosts on an internet auction website. He claims the ghosts, one of an old man and the other a young girl, were removed from his house by a spiritualist and are now captured … [Read more...]

Hot Shop In The City

Two months a go, when I was enjoying my (another) holiday, I bumped into Bart in Cazbar at lunch time. The last time I saw him was probably in our wedding, as he had relocated to Bali and we moved to Scotland, so it was a nice surprise to see him … [Read more...]

Little Something For Christmas

Recession? What recession? Some people are literally showered with money, and if you and your mega-rich friends have an extra million or two to spend, British newspaper's The Sun's has some ideas about the most opulent and OTT presents for … [Read more...]

Hello From Down Under (3) – G’day!

Last Friday was the day of that marked our 2-week settlement in Perth.  But we are still in the adjustment phase, where we compare everything here with what we used to have back home. From what I've learned in my settlement course 2 years a go when I … [Read more...]

Hello From Down Under (2) – The First Shocking Moments

Shocked after landed in Perth under its glorious sunshine at 5 o'clock in the afternoon, I quickly reminded myself that we are no longer in Aberdeen, where it gets dark before 4 PM, where  it is cold, windy, and wet all day. We were discussing the … [Read more...]

I'm Bringing My Sexy Heels Back

The first time I landed in Scotland I realised that I had no closed-toes shoes at all, except several pair of boots. All my shoes had at least 5 cm heels or higher, and all were open toes models, a.k.a sandals, because I come from a tropical country … [Read more...]

Net A Bargain

Natalie Massenet, the woman behind net-a-porter.com, is about to lunch a designer "outlet" website that will stock top brands with up to 80 per cent off. clipped from www.vogue.co.uk Massenet is currently putting the finishing touches to … [Read more...]

New Scents for Men

Forget limey, orangey, and other fruity scents. Forget tobacco. Forget musk. Men must go back to their nature, and in the modern world, Homer Simpson and Joe the plumber are the hero. Burger King, an American fast food chain, has made a huge jump by … [Read more...]

The Cruelty of Amazon

Amazon, Britain’s most popular website for Christmas shopping, is making its staff work seven days a week and threatening them with the sack if they take time off sick. clipped from business.timesonline.co.uk The company charges among the lowest … [Read more...]

Is Burberry Throwing Up on You?

I let the pictures speak for themselves. … [Read more...]