CATCH-UP NEWS: stories that didn’t make it to the feed last week (clockwise):
- A New Zealand man of Asian descent had his passport photo rejected because his eyes were ‘closed’ according to the facial recognition software!
- German is a hard language! Need proof? Easy. Austria’s word of the year is: Bundespraesidentenstichwahlwiederholungsverschiebung,” which means “postponement of the repeat of the runoff of the presidential election – in honour of the record time it took to elect Austria’s President this year.
- Parents directed their anger at Fisher Price when they saw an ad for a ‘Baby Bar Playset’, complete with fake liquor bottles & kids drinking around a bar, but it was just a well Photoshopped hoax!
- San Francisco airport has introduced a tutu-wearing therapy pig named LiLou to help calm anxious travellers