Month: January 2002

I still call Australia home

It is a well documented phenomenon. The further people are from their homeland, the more extravagant are their celebrations of national days and events. Witness for example, the St Patrick‚Äôs Day parades in New York. […]

I get my kicks in Champaign

I am delighted to hear the Aussies won the cricket last Sunday. I think maybe the Australian Cricket Board should seriously consider paying for me to be out of the country all the time when […]

Living dangerously

Last week a father was convicted of manslaughter for having beaten to death the father of another boy at a school hockey match. On Sunday, President Bush became unconscious and fell off the sofa after […]