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

Sweden, Local:  “Pigeons Beheaded”

Do they get cake along with it?

Turkey, Hurriyet:  “Sex Consensual Because Victim Didn’t Scream”

If I raise my hands during a robbery does it mean I am greeting the robber?

France, Connexion: “French Genocide Law On Hold”

Now, if we just get genocide on hold!

Denmark, Copenhagen Post:  “Baby Looks Like Saddam Hussein”

Does that mean the baby has to shave everyday?

Ireland, Independent:  “Prostitute Memoirs”

Should I spread my legs when reading it?

Norway, Norway Post:  “Norwegian Ship Attacked By Pirates”

You are Norsemen, for God’s sake, so what is strange about fighting pirates?

UK, Guardian:  “Cheetah Seized At Airport”

Don’t pay the fare, pay the penalty!

USA, NY Daily News:  “King For A Day”‘

For Newt Gingrich, he is king everyday and  you are his subjects!