The lunch box - 24/05

The lunch box - 24/05

We're stepping into another week - it's looking to be a very wet week this time, too, so remember those umbrellas.

State of the market

  • A positive lead on Wall St. has kept local markets in positive territory. At 11:58am, the S&P/ASX200 was up 36.2 points.
  • The Aussie dollar is selling for $US0.8250. Gold is trading slightly higher at $US1183.6 an ounce while oil is mostly flat at $US70.1 a barrel.


General News


  • World Cup 2010: Soccerwhos? Germans know nothing about Australian team or players , says Breitner
  • World Cup 2010 (2):Loo beauty - Madcap Maradona demands snazzy luxury toilets for Argentina team
  • Cycling: Lloyd earns his slice of birthday cake on Giro down day
  • State of Origin: Joey senses an ambush
  • State of Origin(2): Countdown to Wednesday (gallery)
  • NRL: League's plan to keep Folau
  • NRL (2): Campese puts Dragons to sword
  • AFL: Hawks save their season
  • AFL (2): Adelaide regains some respect
  • Cricket: Pakistan did not throw Test, says ICC
  • Rugby union: We wouldn't win a club comp playing like this, admits fuming Phil Waugh


Tomorrow's weather:

  • Sydney: Rain periods, mostly early and late. Min: 14, Max: 17
  • Melbourne: A little rain. Min: 11, Max: 16
  • Brisbane: Rain at times, possible thunderstorm. Min: 16, Max: 23
  • Perth: Partly cloudy. Min: 8, Max: 20
  • Adelaide: Shower or two. Min: 12, Max: 19
  • Hobart: Fine. Min: 7, Max: 17
  • Canberra: Rain periods. Min: 6, Max: 14
  • Darwin: Shower about. Min: 25, Max: 32

Product Wars: GPS voices

  • Results so far...

  • 1st - Morgan Freeman – 80%
  • =2nd - Ian McKellen - 70%
  • =2nd - Sean Connery - 70%
  • =4th - Clint Eastwood - 65%
  • =4th - Darth Vader - 64%

  • Click here to cast your vote!

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