News Ltd veteran Ian Moore called a group of friends together in Sydney recently to discuss his colorectal cancer diagnosis. The likelihood is, post-surgery, he'll be equipped with a colostomy bag for the rest of his life. Unhappy silence met Moore's news, finally broken by this observation: "At least you'll have the last laugh on purse snatchers."
Saturday, 22 May 2004
Quoted by Tim Blair in The Bulletin (Newsweek with an Oz Accent) :