Chuckles sends this observation: “Can’t believe that with all the flooding we’ve had recently, Pakistan hasn’t offered to send us aid.”
Meanwhile, in Oz:
Don’t know if people are just becoming more stupid as they go on. Have you ever been in 45 degrees plus for any length of time? It strips the paint off walls, cracks roads, blows tyres and melts [or softens] bitumen.
To go out in that midday sun shows Australians to be as bad as mad dogs and Englishmen. Especially as you can see people without hats, shirts or white sunscreen, all de rigeur in days gone by. And then Australians wonder why they have one of the highest rates of skin cancer in the world. Whatever happened to slip-slop-slap?
As for the sand – have you lain on sand in those temperatures? I don’t believe that photo was from today – looks more a file photo … or else those people truly are stupid … or are lizards.