We offer samples of headlines that appeared in the world press along with our comments.

Turkey, Hurriyet: “Third Gender Option OK”

Is that the Martian one?

Denmark, Copenhagen Post: “Joys Of Winter Wonderland”


Canada, Toronto Star: “Mayor Position Traded For Meatballs”

Sorry, in Toronto, for crack and liquor.

Sweden, Local: “Halal Meat OK In School Lunch”

Doesn’t sound kosher to me.

Norway, Norway Post: “Elks Attack Boy”

I assume they do not like illegal immigrants.

France, Connexion: “”Beaujolais Day Here”

Not in Toronto, would you believe crack and whiskey?

USA, NY Daily News: “Fight Over Chicken Nuggets”

Some fight over religion, some over important issues like chicken nuggets