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

Indonesia, Jakarta Post:  “Al-Qaeda Uses Cartoons To Recruit Kids”

Dying ain’t no joke, kids!

New Zealand, New Zealand Herald:  “Dead Man Greets Police At Door”

“Gentlemen, please enter, your coffins are ready.”

Denmark, Copenhagen Post:  “Bank Passes Stress Test”

Its officers are guaranteed their million dollar salary, as for the depositors…

Turkey, Hurriyet;  “CIA Holds Terrorist Talk In Istanbul”

At least the CIA these days lets you know their plans of terror.

UK,Independent:  “Gymnast Begs In Street”

I think I will jump over this story.

South Africa, Argus:  “Bread War Claims Victims”

Don’t mess with the Bagel man!

Singapore, Straits Times:  “Lets Focus On Love And Kindness”

This is definitely not a story about the US Congress!