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

New Zealand, New Zealand Herald:  “Wealthy Folk Cash In On Xmas”

This is news??

Denmark, Copenhagen Post:  “Act of Evil”

Anything beginning with the word, Republican.

Sweden, Local:  “No Dark Haired Clerks, If You Please”

We are in Scandinavia, so trot out the blond haired  folk.

Australia, Sydney Morning Herald:  “Xmas Grinch Stole Jesus”

Have you checked Jerusalem?

Russia, Moscow Times:  ‘Police Bust Caviar Stash In Morgue”

At least the corpses will fill wealthy on their way up there.

France, Connexion:  “Sugar Scam”

This story must have a sweet ending.

South Africa, Argus:   “Work On Election Reform”

We want to make certain Robert Mugabe wins before balloting begins.