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Oddities

Word on 46 million Australian bank notes spelt wrongly 3 times

Thursday, 9 May 2019, 14:11 Last update: about 6 months ago Associated Press

Australia's central bank has taken responsibility for typos on 46 million bank notes after a radio station posted an image of the microscopic error on social media. Triple M radio posted on...

BBC fires presenter over royal baby chimpanzee tweet

Thursday, 9 May 2019, 13:59 Last update: about 6 months ago

Broadcaster Danny Baker has been fired by the BBC over his "stupid unthinking gag" on Twitter about the Duke and Duchess of Sussex's new baby, the BBC reports. The now deleted tweet, which has...

Pilot rescued from plane that crash-landed atop Idaho tree

Monday, 29 April 2019, 08:37 Last update: about 8 months ago Associated Press

A pilot who was trying to crash-land this week in an Idaho field instead brought his small plane to rest at the top of a 60-foot (18-meter) tree, officials said. Pilot John Gregory was not hurt...

Beware: 1 in 5 office mugs contain faecal matter

Monday, 25 March 2019, 14:25 Last update: about 9 months ago

One in five office mugs contains faecal matter because 25 per cent of people don't wash their hands after going to the toilet while at work, according to research by TotalJobs , The...

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