Monthly Archives: January 2009

Must Libraries test books for lead content – or just ban children?

Some consumer organizations wouldn’t know a “consumer” if they fell over one. Continue reading

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Man killed family, shoveled driveway, emailed father-in-law…

Suicide is a personal choice. Murder is a crime. Continue reading

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Smithsonian Wants Aretha’s Hat, But Don’t We All?

How long before the Aretha hats start showing up for sale at Macy’s? Continue reading

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How garlic gets to be good for you

Garlic rules! Continue reading

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National Buy a Newspaper Day – WTF?

No. I’m not buying a newspaper on Monday, the 2nd. Continue reading

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Darwin Award: Man flees courtroom, drowns in river

A real escape artist. Continue reading

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Hubble’s Next Discovery — You Decide

Hubble rules. Continue reading

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Six-year-olds fingerprinted by Brits. Terror suspects?

Homeland Insecurity still lives! Continue reading

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Nude hikers will face fines in Switzerland

Nudity in nature. What a concept! Continue reading

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Who delivers the cash to the pirates? And who else profits?

It ain’t Ghostbusters. Continue reading

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