More than 6000 hopefuls have tried out for the X Factor in a 27-town pre-audition marathon, and yesterday we saw the final five. That’s a fact .
A United States couple have become YouTube darlings after fervently embracing a television prank and belting out karaoke hits at the petrol pump. Bartender Will Sims was filling up at an LA petrol pump when the television screen above the pump began talking to him.
Bryan Adams: The Bare Bones Tour. Michael Fowler Centre, Wellington, April 22
Since parenting so often feels like one long exercise in humiliation, in which you think you know everything until your children arrive to prove you wrong, I guess I shouldn’t be surprised to find myself reconsidering my deepest beliefs about girls and their dolls, in the face of a merchandising watershed.