Archive | October 2013

“Mr President, you have one million messages”

Obama calls European leaders in an attempt to smooth things over after allegations of wide-spread US phone tapping.

Obama calls European leaders in an attempt to smooth things over after allegations of wide-spread US phone tapping.

“Leave it in the ground!’

As Canadians debate the various dangers of transporting oil-sands bitumen by rail or tanker or pipeline; the best course of action for the environment and our future health remains unstated: leave it in the ground!

As Canadians debate the various dangers of transporting oil-sands bitumen by rail or tanker or pipeline; the best course of action for the environment and our future health remains unstated: leave it in the ground!

Doh! Fuku”shame”a?

Numerous employee errors at Japan's damaged Fukushima nuclear power plant have resulted in dozens of radioactive water spills.  [Workers are dealing with health and morale issues, poor pay and dangerous radiation levels]

Numerous employee errors at Japan’s damaged Fukushima nuclear power plant have resulted in dozens of radioactive water spills. [Workers are dealing with health and morale issues, poor pay and dangerous radiation levels]

Master-Chien?

A Black Lab in Washington  turned on the stove when reaching for food and caused an apartment fire.

A Black Lab in Washington turned on the stove when reaching for food and caused an apartment fire.

US bugs German Chancellor Merkel’s cell-phone

"Angela, John Kerry speaking. I hear, [ from listening in on your phone conversations, of course], that you are upset."

“Angela, John Kerry speaking. I hear, [ from listening in on your phone conversations, of course], that you are upset.”

Looking for a deal on handbags?

An Alligator causes chaos in a  Florida Walmart when it enters the store.

An Alligator causes chaos in a Florida Walmart when it enters the store.

Touch of Frost on Parliament Hill

"Somebody's telling porkies" Prime Minister Harper and Senator Duffy trade accusations in the senate expense scandal. Will we ever get the truth?

“Somebody’s telling porkies”
Prime Minister Harper and Senator Duffy trade accusations in the senate expense scandal. Will we ever get the truth?