Each day we offer a sample of headlines that appeared in the world press along with our comments.
Czech Republic, Prague Post: “Swan Song”
Sarah Palin’s last speech?
Norway, Norway Post: “One Case Of Swine Flu”
Let’s work on this and get our numbers up.
Denmark, Copenhagen Post: “Man Hit By Train In Critical Condition”
OK, but how is the train doing?
Sweden, The Local: “Norwegian Employers Prefer Swedes”
South Africa, Mail & Guardian: “Toxic Storm”
Republican efforts to sabotage health reform.
Canada, Toronto Star: “Trash Pickup Starts Tuesday”
It ends Wednesday.
UK, Guardian: “Stasi File On Michael Jackson”
On Michael Jordan I could understand, but Jackson!
Saudi Arabia, Saudi Gazette: “Saudi Casanova”
It sure ain’t Sasha Cohen!
Australia, Brisbane Times: “Ignore This Message And You Will Die”
Any message about global warming sent to a human.
South Africa, Argus: “Are Doctors Doing Enough”
Depends on whether you are the insurance company or the patient.
UK. The Independent: “Pregnancy Alert”
I have a hunch one pregnancy alert caught the Palin family by surprise.