flykal From Australia, joined Sep 2003, 442 posts, RR: 3
Reply 1, posted (3 years 8 months 3 weeks 5 days 15 hours ago) and read 2085 times:
Think about how many other aircraft flying today were struck by lightning. Why did we hear about this one? Who would have reported it to the press? Probably someone from the Premier's office in order to create some favourable publicity - ie...to the ill-informed public it seemed like she risked her life visiting flood stricken areas. Sounds like a bit of publicity grab to be in times of upcoming elections....
One doesn't discover new lands without consenting to lose sight of the shore for a very long time