Friday: Newsy Snacks For Busy People
Just for you, the best newsy bites and stories from around the internet… our Friday edition!
It’s International Womens’ Day!
And yet, stay at home Mums are apparently missing out on $290 000 worth of superannuation, with each year out of the workforce costing Mums $34 000. More here.
A man was allegedly forced to strip naked in full view of the general public as police searched him at Mardi Gras. At news.com.au.
Processed meat (like bacon and sausages) is responsible for one in 30 deaths, according to a European study. More here.
This cat is tubby and adorable, and now has a new home. See him here.
The life of a Fukushima clean-up employee at The Guardian.
Arkansas bans post-12 week gestation terminations. At The NY Times.
FBI files which contain information about threats against Whitney Houston have been released, reports the BBC.
Victoria Police have raided the headquarters of motorcycle gang, the Bandidos. The ABC has more.
Fur skirts are in, says The NY Times. Hm.
A review of the 1986 film Sid and Nancy. On The Guardian.
Researchers have discovered the fossilised remains of a sea predator that lived 360 million years ago. At the ABC.
Heidi Klum will join the judging panel of America’s Got Talent. More here.
In case you’ve been worried about Kony 2012, the ABC has an update from Uganda.
Around the blogs:
I wrote a post about one of my favourite women. Find it here.
A cool photoshoot and a GIANT poster for you and your family or friends! At Kate Berry’s blog (Above)
I’m making this today! It’s Tuna Quinoise Salad at The Delicious Life. (Below Top)
Maybe you want to make Multigrain Waffles?! Learn how at The Sprouted Kitchen. (Below Bottom)
Apparently Princess Leia’s in the intergalactic old folks’ home. Via Carrie Fisher at NPR.
Trashy, fluffy bits:
Nicole Richie at the Valentino show.
LaToya’s filming her new reality TV show.
Hilary Duff out with her cute baby.
Michelle Williams and her cute baby.
Have an ace day, won’t you?!