I forgot Josh Homme the Ginger Elvis! Sorry Damian Lewis, you are relegated to second.

Have been researching NZ Christmas stuff. How bout this for a load of tinselly bollocks
“They (New Zealanders) celebrate the story of the birth of Jesus Christ with a special service, which is appropriate to New Zealanders way of life as they had no motels, and they have many shepherds who take care of their flocks, in doing so they can see the true meaning of Christmas”.

Weather buffs – BBC site on climate change has scrolly of top 10 hottest and coldest weather forecasts – it seems to have lows of about -26 or so and highs of 38. Endlessly fascinating, and a good geography lesson.