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

USA, aol:  “General Store Opened in 1788, Closes Doors”

Another example of the recession.

Australia, Sydney Morning Herald:  “Mayor On A Wire”

At least we have a mayor who stands for something.

Sweden, Local:  “Elks At Large”

Send for Sarah Palin!

Denmark, Copenhagen Post:  “Bring Home The Bacon”

These days, even Jews and Muslims would welcome this.

Norway, Norway Post:  “Your A Clown”

Stop insulting our congressmen!

Indonesia, Jakarta Post:  “Dead Man Back Home”

Hopefully, in one piece.

Russia, Moscow Times:  “Putin Gets Pets”

Over a hundred million Russians?