Map of the Day

  • ex-JAFA

    They’ve omitted Australia. In the Northern Territory (and possibly elsewhere), Aboriginals are only permitted to purchase alcohol during specific timeframes. When I was in an Alice Springs “bottle-o”, a chap was turned away at the door because he’d missed the 11:00-12:00 Wednesday timeframe by mere minutes. His protestations that he’d just walked for three days to get there and had little knowledge of either calendars or clocks didn’t wash with the shopkeep.