The Best Earthquake of the Day

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The Best Earthquake of the Day
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The Best Earthquake of the Day: Geologists with Auckland GeoNet announced today that seismic activity recorded during the Foo Fighters' Tuesday night concert at Western Springs was "similar to volcanic tremors."

In other words, they literally rocked the place.

50,000 attendees and the band's powerful sound system are believed to be the sou

The Church's War On Christmas of the Day

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The Church's War On Christmas of the Day
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The Church's War On Christmas of the Day: Rather impressively, this controversy-baiting billboard featuring the Virgin Mary getting a bit of shocking news comes not from a prankster provocateur, but from a goshdarn church! Auckland's St. Matthew-in-the-City church, to be exact.

This is nothing new for them, though. After all, they're the ones who did thi

Lucky Break of the Day

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Lucky Break of the Day: While installing a Christmas tree near Auckland's waterfront, veteran helicopter pilot Greg Gribble accidentally snagged the rotor blades on some power cables and came crashing to the ground.

The entire terrifying ordeal was caught on camera by TVNZ.

Remarkably, Gribble was not seriously hurt, and even managed to walk away from the wreck. He is repo