The Post Mortem

The Post Mortem

Show me your engine and I’ll tell you how much you care!   So today we will find out just how much the previous owner serviced his Supra.   After going into some effort to transplant the engine, you’d imagine it would be indicative of a bit of care factor. After all, who spends upwards of $5k on a new engine then doesn’t take care of it?   With the low kms, it’s difficult to ascertain the original condition of the engine, that said. So there’s only one way to…

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Confusion: Green card holders and dual citizens

Confusion: Green card holders and dual citizens

One key question for many is how the order will affect US green card holders and people who hold dual citizenship with a Trump approved country and one of the seven banned nations. Adding to the confusion, Trump administration officials seemed to at times contradict themselves during appearances on Sunday news shows. In mere minutes during an interview with NBC, White House chief of staff Reince Priebus said the order “doesn’t affect” green card holders, then later said “of course” it affects green card holders from Iran, Iraq, Syria, Sudan,…

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Trump's ban is disguise for xenophobia

Trump's ban is disguise for xenophobia

With Friday’s executive order, President Donald Trump has proposed a policy that he says will keep Americans safer by restricting travel from seven predominantly Muslim countries (Iran, Iraq, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria and Yemen). And extremists around the world are laughing along with many others, because they all know what you should — this policy will in no way stop determined extremists from inflicting harm upon America. Ever since 9/11, politicians from both sides of the aisle have made counterterrorism a high priority, particularly when it comes to preventing terrorism…

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Fire ban in place as ACT set to swelter through another hot week

Fire ban in place as ACT set to swelter through another hot week

Posted January 30, 2017 08:26:24 Hot weather and strong winds forecast for Canberra have seen a total fire ban put in place across the ACT and surrounding regions today. The mercury is set to hit 39 degrees Celsius in Canberra prompting the ACT’s Emergency Services Agency to issue a severe fire danger rating. The Bureau of Meteorology said light winds becoming west to north-westerly would ramp up to between 25 to 40kph during the course of the day, before easing off late in the evening. Canberra’s hottest day of summer…

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Is first week food on MKR too simple?

Is first week food on MKR too simple?

CAN My Kitchen Rules keep its ratings crown with just a serving of bare basics like meat and potatoes? The Channel 7 cooking show returns for season eight with its most basic set of home cooks in the show’s history. Some of the rudimentary dishes offered up in the first week include fish and salad, stuffed lamb, vegetable tart and pavlova. The question has to be asked: is that good enough to engage its food-savvy audience at a time when the show faces an unprecedented challenge from Nine’s Married at…

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