Blackest day yet for air pollution

Blackest day yet for air pollution Olympic equestrian competitors shrug off concerns over heat and record smog levels Cheung Chi-fai and Melanie Ho SCMP Jul 29, 2008 Hong Kong was hit by its worst-ever air pollution amid exceptionally hot weather yesterday, raising fears that similar conditions could affect competitors and spectators at next month’s Olympic […]

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Law Jokes

ATTORNEY: Are you qualified to give a urine sample? WITNESS: Huh? Q. What do you call an attorney with a 60 IQ? A. Your Honor. ATTORNEY: Were you present when your picture was taken? WITNESS: Would you repeat the question? ATTORNEY: What was the first thing your husband said to you that morning? WITNESS: He […]

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The Nagasaki Spirit

On the calm clear night of 19 Sep 1992, the 100,000 ton crude carrier Nagasaki Spirit collided with the 27,000 ton container vessel Ocean Blessing. The collision occurred just before midnight at the northern entrance to the Malacca Straits. It was a classic T-Bone collision in which the Ocean Blessing is believed to have been […]

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