Over a million people flocked to Sydney Harbour to watch a spectacular 12-minute, multi-million dollar pyrotechnics display involving some 8.5 tonnes of fireworks to ring in 2019. It was one relatively mild blunder on one of the pylons of the Sydney Harbour Bridge that had everyone talking online, however.tsukanov "Oh no it's 2018 again," one user quipped, along with a screengrab of the offending signage. "Happy new year apparently it's still 2018 here in Sydney," another wrote. "You had one job. D'oh," another joked. Oh no it’s 2018 again #typo https://t.co/G0TxI5yb7d pic.twitter.com/nst10Eb2ru — Izzy Erskine (@izzyerskine) 31 декабря 2018 г. happy new year apparently it's still 2018 here in sydney ✨ pic.twitter.com/laLXA4vo89 — michelle (@michvllv) 31 декабря 2018 г. You had one … [Read more...] about ‘D’Oh!’ Twitter Cracks Up as Sydney Projection Wishes ‘Happy New Year 2018’
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Fri, 12/28/2018 - 11:08am Merry Christmas & Happy New Year to our Troops: Congresswoman Aumua Amata spent Christmas Day with U.S. troops in the Middle East, as part of a bipartisan Congressional Delegation (CODEL) led by Rep. Lee Zeldin (R-NY), along with Rep. Filemon Vela (D-TX) and Rep. Brian Fitzpatrick (R-PA). While there, the members of Congress had the opportunity to help serve a Christmas meal to hundreds of U.S. servicemen and women. [courtesy photo] … [Read more...] about Merry Christmas & Happy New Year to our Troops
Rev Dr Roderick Campbell, Moderator of the Presbytery of Argyll The Christmas season means many things to different people. For myself, it has two principal components. The first is light. Most societies had and have a celebration of light at the darkest time of the year. It is a pattern followed by most of the world’s great religions. The religious reference is not only to the physical darkness of the sun being below the equator, but also the psychological darkness caused by uncertainty, loss, suffering of the body or the mind, broken relationships and the brokenness of many lives.By allowing the light of Christ to shine into our lives and bring comfort, guidance, courage, strength, we can change direction, start again and have cause for celebration. The second aspect is of birth. It really does not matter where or when Jesus was born. As Paul writes: ‘Jesus was born of a woman’, as we all were. The birth of a child, the gift of life, with all the … [Read more...] about A happy new year to all our readers
A BRAND New Year is almost upon us – but are you set to welcome in 2019? Here’s how the world will be marking a fresh beginning as we kiss goodbye to the last 12 months and vow to be better versions of ourselves – for at least the first week, anyway. What day will New Year's Day 2019 be and will January 1 be a bank holiday? New Year’s Day will fall on a Tuesday in 2019 and it will be a Bank Holiday across the entire UK. This means for most of us, it’ll be a day off work – a good thing considering the nation will most likely be hungover. If you’re in Scotland, you’ll get an extra day off on January 2, 2019, as the country also has a New Year Holiday. On New Year’s Eve, there will be global festivities and fireworks as people welcome 2019 in with style across 24 time zones. Samoa, Tonga and Kiritimati, part of the 33 Kiribati islands in the Pacific Ocean Polynesian Triangle, will be the first places to welcome the new year at 10am UK … [Read more...] about What day is New Year’s Day 2019, is January 1 a bank holiday and how can you say Happy New Year in different languages?
Ryanair joke about Germany Brazilian media and fans have been quick to get their own back on Toni Kroos, who revelled in Germany's famous 7-1 victory, following the World Cup holders exit. Kroos tweeted his own particular Happy New Year 2017 by replacing the last two digits for the flags of Brazil and Germany, reflecting the 2014 World Cup victory. Now in Brazil fans have been quick to rub salt into the wound for Kroos after they were knocked out of the World Cup and the media outlet Lance tweeted Happy New Year 2018 with the flags of South Korea and Germany. … [Read more...] about Brazil poke fun at Kroos after he revelled in famous 7-1 victory with Happy New Year tweet