News for Jan. 27, 2002

New Zealander builds Hobbit hole

1/27/02, 4:59 pm EST - Xoanon

A New Zealand man has built a Hobbit house. Carl Gifford, a stonemason from Wellington, says he used a 10-tonne digger to make the hole. He's put rocks either side of the front door and plans to install a chimney and lantern on top. [More]