miwahni (miwahni) wrote,

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Australian Of The Year

Heard on the news today that the Prime Minister will announce this year's recipient tomorrow. Apparently the two finalists are Steve Waugh, and Steve Irwin. Yep, that's right, the guy who donates his money and time towards the betterment of orphans in India, versus the guy who puts his own child up as croc bait. Tough choice, that one.
I suppose if the croc HAD snatched the Crocodile Wanker's offspring, it could be considered as chlorinating the gene pool.

Bought a new dictionary this week, something I've been wanting for a while. It passed my dictionary test ie it contained the word "veridical" . Actually it had all three of my test words (which my previous dictionaries didn't contain) but this was the only one under $50 that had the "v" word. A&R had it on special, marked down from $50 to $20.

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