Smokers may get there day in court this year. Mike Kennedy, a Canadian, has been granted a court date, for a Leave to Appeal. He will be presenting evidence regarding the smoking bans in Canada. How significant is this? Very significant. This is the first time we have heard of such a legal procedure in Canada.
Crack. Fizz. Gulp. Ahhhhhh. Is there a drinking experience more classically Australian than ripping the ring-pull off a beer? "The visceral pleasure from that first crack of a beer can is identical to popping a champagne cork," says wine and drinks writer Mike Bennie. "There's also huge appeal in the tinnie's nostalgia factor."