The 'worst storm since 1987
' is due to hit the UK over the next few days. It may also hit 'northern France and the Low Countries
'. It may be 'overwhelming
' and 'there is a risk of some parts getting two inches of rain
in a six hour period'. The Met Office has warned that 'England and Wales will be hit by a significant storm
on Sunday night with winds of up to 80mph in some areas'. They also said the predicted storm was 'not one
you would see every year' and that 'exceptional winds will batter Surrey
'. Drivers are advised to 'at a minimum
, take a fully-charged mobile phone and warm, weatherproof clothing.' Some media outlets claim, however, the storm will only be the worst of the last five year
, though in Bristol it'll be the worst in 'two decades
'. Never the less, 'stay well away from trees
'. [more inside]
Sometimes, you just have to get the kids and wife together and yell
. [more inside]
The crows in Rochester, NY
are being evicted
. The City is attempting to scare off the local roost of over 20,000 birds using pyrotechnics, amplified distress calls, and laser shows. Other cities in the region are taking even more drastic measures
Need a ghost? Here's an easy 'how-to' make one yourself... [more inside]
The Red Scare of 1919-1920
in Political Cartoons. Git!
You long-haired Bolshevist.
Anthrax Appears To Be Home Grown.
Something more than sensationalist anchor people reading off tele-prompters. A low key approach to questions I think a lot of people have