RIP 17, 531 New Zealanders (2005-2005)
The Kiwi abortion rate dropped 3.7% last year. The second consecutive annual decrease. Welcome news, but the number of 11-19 year olds having abortions has increased. Hope the Labour brightsparks come up with more than just a Hubba Bubba cartoon rapper if they're serious about stemming the rise of unwanted teen pregnancies.
Family Life Report (PDF)
When Wallabies Go Bad
Catfight! Talons unsheated, David Campese goes into full scratch mode, loudly (he is an Ozzy, after all) demanding the nation's rugby captain be given the boot. Oh, my! Not very sporting, is it? No reply yet from the besieged Mr Gregan. Apparently Australia's only 2 test 'centurions' don't enjoy cordial relations. Oh well, on the bright side, it's always fabulous entertainment watching your enemies go hammer & tongs at each other.