Tag Archives: stoned


Each day we offer a sample of headlines that appeared in the world press along with our comments.

UK, The Independent: “Shower-Shy Britons”
Whew, so that’s where the smell comes from across the Atlantic Ocean!

Malta, Malta Times: “Police Halt Illegal Horse Races”
From now on no donkeys pretending they are horses.

Kuwait, Kuwait Times: “Kuwaitis Prefer Marrying Thai Women”
Does this mean Kuwaiti women marry Thai men?

Australia, Canberra Times: “Noordin Not Dead”
But, is he alive is the question?

New Zealand, New Zealand Herald: “Doctors Preparing To Quit In Droves”
They heard an American version of health care was being introduced.

China, China Daily: “China Lifts Blockade On Plague-Hit Town”
OK, from now on the plague can go wherever it wishes.

Denmark, Copenhagen Post: “Stoned Driver Pays Of Mega-Fine”
I assume his payment made life happier for everyone at court.

Turkey, Hurriyet: “Illusion of Democracy”
America if Republicans gain power.