He pleaded with the bank to show some compassion and not sell his house, which would leave his partner and five-year-old son without a home.
Yeah right, we all know banks are really compassionate don't we?
In June 2007 a 44 year old truckie from Cairns appeared in court charged with no less than 103 child sex offences.
We hope the tragic truckie will be locked away for a very long time.
But in March 2006 a parliamentary inquiry recommended that this law should be changed to decriminalise public drunkenness.
The assistant pastor and two bible study teachers of the Open Door Korean Church at Chatswood, Sydney, had noticed that 19-year-old Angela Kim did not attend church services as regular as they would like to see.
She has been called a cross of Black Widow and Hannibal Lecter.
The crime scene was so horrific that police that worked on the scene needed years of psychiatric counselling.
19 Year old Aussie boys Luke Carroll and Anthony Prince from Byron Bay were in the US on a snowboarding holiday when they came up with the brilliant idea to rob a bank and then fly to Mexico with the cash, like you always see in the (cheap) movies.
Armed with BB guns that appeared to be pistols they went to the local bank in Vail, Colorado, and managed to get the amount of $US132,000 from the tellers.
Right after school starts and the leaves start falling, people in Seattle get anxious for pumpkin spice lattes and classic pumpkin pie.
But why limit yourself to those two treats when there are so many others worth trying.