Good morning Bendigo!
It's FRIDAY at last!
I don't know about you but I have the weekend off, which means I am very excited!
Also, one of our Twitter followers' Anna took a photo and used the tag #goodmorningbgo - THANKS ANNA!
Shower of two developing. Top of 26 degrees.
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No reported delays.
Investigators believe the pilot of MH370 was solely responsible for flying the plane hundreds of kilometres off course, an American newspaper has quoted a high-ranking Malaysian police officer as saying.
- The Age
After Richmond's four-goal opening salvo, this encounter was condensed to a single question: when the Tigers play Carlton, how far in front is too far?
- The Age
TEEN heartthrob Taylor Henderson had fans lining up outside The Capital to meet him.
Check out the photos.
THE DAILY QUIZ
1. A limited bank note issued in November 2006 featured which person?
2. Katie Holmes and Tom Cruise married in which castle in Italy?
3. Brian Littrell was in which best-selling boy band?
4. In which state does the action of "The Blair Witch Project" take place?
5. Which countries were chosen to host cricket's 2015 World Cricket?
DID YOU KNOW?
Scientists believe that it rains diamonds on Neptune and Uranus.
If today is your big day, happy birthday!
You share a birthday with movie actor Vince Vaughan (1970), American singer and song writer Lady Gaga (1986), Australian tennis player Lisa-Maria Moser (1991) and English actress Lacey Turner (1988).
ON THIS DAY IN HISTORY
1978 - The US Supreme Court hands down 5–3 decision in Stump v. Sparkman, 435 U.S. 349, a controversial case involving involuntary sterilisation and judicial immunity
1994 - In South Africa, Zulus and African National Congress supporters battle in central Johannesburg, resulting in 18 deaths
2000 - Three children are killed when a Murray County, Georgia, school bus is hit by a CSX freight train
2006 – At least one million union members, students, and unemployed take to the streets in France in protest at the government's proposed First Employment Contract law
JOKE OF THE DAY
Got a better joke?
Any tips on what we should be heading out to today?
Have a terrific Friday!
Quiz Answers: 1. George Best, 2. Bracciano, 3. Backstreet Boys, 4. Maryland, 5. Australia and New Zealand