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

Saudi Arabia, Saudi Gazette: “Money Taking Marriage Officials”
Do they take money for marrying people or helping people to end a marriage?

UK, Guardian: “Modern Man A Whimp”
Oh, so this explains Obama’s whimpy attitude toward Afghanistan.

Oman, Oman Tribune: “Oman Rules The Waves”
Of sands, I assume!

Australia, Sydney Morning Herald: “Sarkozy Son Thrown To Wolves”
If he is a true Sarkozy he will soon be able to persuade the wolves he is really a wolf.

Germany, The Local: “Vultures Return To Alps”
So, that’s where the Wall Street financiers have gone!

Egypt, Egypt Daily News: “Campaign Against Inheritance Of Power”
There was no sign of any Kennedy or Bush in the crowd.

Canada, Toronto Star: ‘Nastier Bosses More Insecure”
Does this mean nice bosses are sincere when they fire you?

UK, The Independent: “Prison For Man Who Let Toddler Smoke”
That is no way to treat the CEO of Lucky Strikes.

New Zealand, New Zealand Herald: “Wall Street Bankers Lied Over And Over”
But, they are Wall Street bankers, what else are they supposed to do-tell the truth!