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Weird around the world
Ninjas, strange creatures, a smoking toddler and more
May 28th, 2010
Author lives for a year without car and finds a world of beauty on foot and bike
Kurt Hoelting, a fisherman, wilderness guide and meditation teacher from Puget Sound, abandoned his car and foreswore jet travel for a year. Concerned about his carbon footprint, he confined his...
May 25th, 2010
Airlines issue new anti-terror regulations, Gulf of Mexico and Rhode Island hit with environment woes
VO's wrap up of American news...
May 5th, 2010
Good news about Canadian health care; and about that other country…
The health-care reform law enacted in the United States is a taxpayer-funded gift to the insurance industry, the most important social legislation in decades, or the end of freedom and liberty for...
Mar 27th, 2010
Canada Makes Ann Coulter Mad
And Ann Coulter makes me mad.
Linda Solomon Wood
Mar 26th, 2010
Insane Americans, Murderous Appeal, Pedophilia in the Choir, US Asking Canada for Too Much?
VO curates world news in links...
Mar 25th, 2010