Crashed Plane Saved By Ferris Wheel
The Manning Times reported, "A pilot and passenger spent more than two hours stuck in a ferris wheel after their plane crashed into the ride at the Old Bar Beach Festival" in regional New South Wales, Australia. "Two children – a nine-year-old boy and a 13-year-old girl - were on the fun ride at the time but miraculously escaped injury."
Frommer's Boycott of Arizona
Famed Travel author Arthur Frommer considers boycotting Arizona after gun advocates openly carried loaded weapons outside a recent Obama event in Phoenix... "I will not personally travel in a state where civilians carry loaded weapons onto the sidewalks and as a means of political protest."
Australians Favour Democrat Four to One: Poll
AUSTRALIANS would be appalled if John McCain tips out Barack Obama in the race for the White House. "Part of the reason they are so enthusiastic about Obama is he represents a break from some of the things they don't like about the United States, not just in terms of policy, but also in style." Two-thirds of Australians regard a typical American as either violent, greedy or ignorant, according to the survey.