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

China, China Daily:  “China Slams US As Debt Addict”

Yes, and we are proud to be addicts. We even lead the world in political idiots.

UK, Independent:  “We’re Playing Catch Up”
Sorry, in America we go backwards to a world that never was to solve today’s problems.

Australia, Sydney Morning Herald:  “Virgin Staff Put At Risk”

Would you want your plane flown by a sexually frustrated pilot?

New Zealand, New Zealand Herald:  “I’ll Always Wonder Why”

I will always wonder why Barack Obama did not fight for jobs.

South Africa, Argus:  “We’re Going To Miss You”

Don Rumsfeld, you always stood up for torture and stupidity. We miss you today since compared to Tea Party folk, you sound reasonable.

Sweden, The Local:  “Greet Stockholm Pride March”

And, all were very gay at the march.

Norway, Norway Post: “I’m A Big Spender”

Republican Mantra: But, when it comes to the wealthy, I’ll let them spend their way to more wealth.