Sunday, April 27, 2014

27-Apr-2014 23:33

A one of a kind friendship :: A two-legged chihuahua and a fluffy chicken have become best friends.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/us/2014/02/21/pkg-ga-chicken-chihuahua-best-friends.hln.html?eref�ition

Karl Lagerfeld on trends :: Myleene Klass talks with fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld about his latest fashion style.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/business/2014/02/21/intv-italy-karl-lagerfeld-fashion.cnn.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: Did Pixar make Steve Jobs funny? :: Ed Catmull, President of Pixar, explains how Steve Jobs use of humour in presentations was influenced by his time at the animation firm.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-27142626#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Quiz of the week's news :: The Magazine's weekly quiz of the news, 7 days 7 questions.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-magazine-monitor-27145128#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Japanese whalers set to resume hunt :: Japan is set to go ahead with some of its whaling activities even though a recent international court ruling ordered the country to end its whale hunt in the Antarctic.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/24/world/asia/japan-whaling/index.html?eref�ition

In pictures: Anzac Day :: Remember those who fought and died for their countries
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-27152919#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Electric cars stall in China :: The room exploded in cheers when it was announced that the Denza electric car would sell for RMB 369,000 ($59,100), at the Beijing Auto Show earlier this week.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/24/world/asia/china-electric-vehicles/index.html?eref�ition

20 years of Chinese Internet :: "Across the Great Wall we can reach every corner of the world," read the header of the first email sent from China back in 1987.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/23/world/asia/china-internet-20th-anniversary/index.html?eref�ition

Health atlas shows risks by area :: A new online map of England and Wales allows people to enter their postcode and find their community's level of risk of developing 14 conditions, such as heart disease and lung cancer.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-27141760#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

$1,000 tip for dog's surgery :: Good people, not to mention good tippers, do exist. Christina Summitt knows that for sure now after what happened Saturday night.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/23/living/bartender-tip-dog/index.html?eref�ition

YouTube turns 9, celebrate with animals! :: Watch the very first YouTube video. Jeanne Moos celebrates YouTube's birthday with some of its best animal videos.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/us/2014/04/23/erin-pkg-moos-youtube-birthday.cnn.html?eref�ition

This will make your heart stop :: Veteran BASE jumpers Vince Reffet and Fred Fugen break a world record by BASE jumping off the world's tallest building.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/bestoftv/2014/04/23/orig-world-record-jump-burj-khalifa-npr.cnn.html?eref�ition

Baby photos of Kim Jong Un :: State media has released never before seen baby pictures of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un. Take a look.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/04/22/north-korea-kim-jong-un-baby-photos.cnn.html?eref�ition

How to escape a sinking ship :: CNN's Rosa Flores takes us inside a simulation of a sinking ship.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/04/22/erin-dnt-flores-ferry-simulator.cnn.html?eref�ition

Gold found in man's stomach :: An India man's apparent attempt to evade taxes by swallowing gold did not have a glittering end. Amir Daftari reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/04/22/ctw-pkg-daftari-indian-man-swallows-gold.cnn.html?eref�ition

Obama plays soccer with robot :: President Obama takes a moment to interact with ASIMO, a robot at Japan's Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/politics/2014/04/24/vo-obama-japan-meets-robot.cnn.html?eref�ition

Day in pictures: 25 April 2014 :: News photos from past 24 hours: 25 April
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-27155260#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Facebook buys fitness app firm :: The latest acquisition for Facebook is a fitness app firm as it looks for a piece of the burgeoning health tech market.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-27155954#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Vintage photos: World's Fair :: While digging through a box that belonged to his father, Robert Ondrovic uncovered a collection of vintage photos that brought him back to the 1964 World's Fair.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/24/living/1964-world-fair-nostalgia-irpt/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: Osborne: RBS has 'a long way to go' :: Royal Bank of Scotland abandons attempts to pay bonuses twice the size of salaries after being told the move would not be approved by a Treasury body
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-27159779#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Ferry disaster :: The bodies of 48 girls wearing life vests are discovered in a cabin with a capacity of 30, indicating many ran in when the ship tilted.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/25/world/asia/south-korea-ship-sinking/index.html?eref�ition

Andy Warhol's lost art :: The soup can looks familiar in an unfamiliar way, but the name at the bottom of the image is unmistakable: Andy Warhol.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/24/us/andy-warhol-lost-art/index.html?eref�ition

West faces Ukraine polls nightmare :: Western powers face Ukraine election nightmare
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-27161578#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Remembering ANZAC Day ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/01/world/defining-moments/index.html?eref�ition

Who's telling truth in Nigeria battle? :: Nigeria's military is accused of being liberal with the facts in its bloody fight against extremists.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/25/opinion/nigeria-military-truth-ogunlesi/index.html?eref�ition

Obama plays soccer with a robot :: President Obama takes a moment to interact with ASIMO, a robot at Japan's Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/politics/2014/04/24/vo-obama-japan-meets-robot.cnn.html?eref�ition

How running has changed since the four-minute mile :: What the four-minute mile reveals about the class system
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-27111860#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Can the All Blacks make history? :: The All Blacks and their fans are clear on one thing, says Dan Carter: the goal is to make history and become the first rugby nation to win back-to-back World Cups.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/25/sport/dan-carter-2015-rugby-world-cup/index.html?eref�ition

10 things we didn't know last week :: Czech deer still avoid the Iron Curtain, plus other factlets
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-magazine-monitor-27162248#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Weekendish: Petrol, crime and Frank Sidebottom :: Sit back with some of the best from the website this week
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-magazine-monitor-27156195#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

27-Apr-2014 23:33 is

Should a Chimp Be Able to Sue Its Owner? :: Steven Wise is arguing for the legal "personhood" of chimps and other animals. And no one is laughing him out of the courtroom.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/04/27/magazine/the-rights-of-man-and-beast.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

5 Things About George Clooney's New Girlfriend :: George Clooney, 52, may have a new woman in his life.
http://abcnews.go.com/Entertainment/things-george-clooneys-lady-friend-amal-alamuddin/story?id"960268

TSA to Allow Small Knives on Planes :: The Transportation Security Administration said it would soon allow fliers to carry certain smaller knives onto airplanes, one of the biggest moves to scale back airport-security measures since the Sept. 11, 2001, terror attacks.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324539404578342580651057500.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Venezuela Leader Chávez Dies at 58 :: Hugo Chávez, a former tank commander turned populist politician who used Venezuela's oil riches to pursue his vision of socialism and challenge the U.S., died Tuesday from complications related to cancer.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052970203458604577265460960140008.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Cardinals Raise Questions Over Report :: When cardinals enter the Sistine Chapel to elect a new pope, the chapel will become a fortress of the Holy See's most carefully guarded secrets. But there is one secret many of the cardinals themselves are trying to divine.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324178904578342552773070858.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Five Stocks Handled the Heavy Lifting :: Five blue-chip stocks have accounted for about one-third of the rally in the Dow since the financial crisis.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324539404578342771985751896.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Beijing, U.S. Unveil New Korean Sanctions :: The U.S. and China introduced a new round of sanctions against North Korea at the United Nations that the U.S. said would significantly impede the development of Pyongyang's nuclear and missile programs, in response to its test last month of an atomic bomb.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324539404578342311961968652.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Venezuela Consults Cuban Playbook :: Hours before announcing Chávez's death, the government resorted to a ploy to try to unite his supporters: Talk of an alleged conspiracy by the U.S. to destabilize the country.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323494504578342440377083144.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

FRANCE: Femen disrupts far-right European Parliament election kick off :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/france/20140422-femen-disrupts-far-right-european-parliament-election-kick

FRANCE: DSK's ex-wife Anne Sinclair says she didn't know about husband's affairs :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/france/20140422-dsk-s-ex-wife-anne-sinclair-says-she-didn-t-know-about-husband-s-affairs

Technology Shapes Kenyan Elections :: The Internet and social media in Kenya, which played a central role in this year's elections by allowing Kenyans to question candidates, took on a new function Tuesday—spreading messages of peace to avert new bloodshed.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324178904578342160621330212.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

The Getaway: Snapping Good Photos With Your Phone :: A contract photographer for The Times offers his tips, from angles to apps, for getting the most out of your phone's camera.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/04/27/travel/snapping-good-photos-with-your-phone.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Why the Housing Market Is Still Stalling the Economy :: Millions are living with parents or friends and just not setting up households.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/04/27/upshot/the-housing-market-is-still-holding-back-the-economy-heres-why.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Nuggets of Corporate Governance Wisdom From Charlie Munger - Wall Street Journal (blog) :: http://blogs.wsj.com/moneybeat/2014/04/17/nuggets-of-corporate-governance-wisdom-from-charlie-munger/

EU Fines Microsoft $732 Million :: Microsoft has been hit with a $732.2 million fine by European Union regulators after it broke its promise to offer millions of users of its Windows system a choice of rival Web browsers.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323628804578343843582306944.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

#SequesterThis :: Meat inspectors have to go, but fine wines are still on the USDA menu.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323494504578342603236052908.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

John XXIII and John Paul II become saints in historic canonisations - Sydney Morning Herald :: http://www.smh.com.au/world/john-xxiii-and-john-paul-ii-become-saints-in-historic-canonisations-20140427-zr0i3.html

Brewin Dolphin attacks confusion over Scottish 'Yes' vote - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/finance/newsbysector/banksandfinance/10791839/Brewin-Dolphin-attacks-confusion-over-Scottish-Yes-vote.html

Swedish military observer freed by pro-Russian separatists in Ukraine - euronews :: http://www.euronews.com/2014/04/27/european-military-observers-held-in-ukraine-are-paraded-before-the-press/

CORRECTED-Hollande to meet GE chief on Monday to discuss Alstom - Reuters :: http://www.reuters.com/article/2014/04/27/alstom-offer-hollande-idUSL6N0NJ14N20140427

Israel says no to peace talks until Hamas recognises Israel - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/middleeast/israel/10791822/Israel-says-no-to-peace-talks-until-Hamas-recognises-Israel.html

Sisi Urges Large Voter Turnout in Egypt's Elections While Islamists Call For Boycott :: http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/time/mostemailed/~3/Sdc3TkRllm4/

Paris police officers charged over tourist rape - Sydney Morning Herald :: http://www.smh.com.au/world/paris-police-officers-charged-over-tourist-rape-20140428-zr0k4.html

Ukraine rebels free Swedish hostage; Obama seeks unity against Russia :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/_LgTsxa5Mq0/story01.htm

Britain is a 'post-Christian' country says former Archbishop - BBC News :: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-27177265

49er Fan Sues NFL for $50M Over Playoff Tickets :: 49er fan sues NFL for $50M over fair access to Seattle playoff tickets; claims discrimination
http://abcnews.go.com/Sports/wireStory/49er-fan-sues-nfl-50m-playoff-tickets-23490138

New mortgage rules: don't let financial paternalism make a return - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/finance/personalfinance/borrowing/mortgages/10789255/New-mortgage-rules-dont-let-financial-paternalism-make-a-return.html

Driver v cyclist conflict reaches shameful low - Stuff.co.nz :: http://www.stuff.co.nz/the-press/opinion/columnists/jane-bowron/9983327/Driver-v-cyclist-conflict-reaches-shameful-low

White House Adviser: Putin Is Breaking Economic Promise :: http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/time/mostemailed/~3/y2ky9OWFt_A/

South Korean PM resigns over government response to ferry disaster :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/qQT1EBNKb0U/story01.htm


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27-Apr-2014 22:33

A one of a kind friendship :: A two-legged chihuahua and a fluffy chicken have become best friends.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/us/2014/02/21/pkg-ga-chicken-chihuahua-best-friends.hln.html?eref�ition

Karl Lagerfeld on trends :: Myleene Klass talks with fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld about his latest fashion style.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/business/2014/02/21/intv-italy-karl-lagerfeld-fashion.cnn.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: Did Pixar make Steve Jobs funny? :: Ed Catmull, President of Pixar, explains how Steve Jobs use of humour in presentations was influenced by his time at the animation firm.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-27142626#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Quiz of the week's news :: The Magazine's weekly quiz of the news, 7 days 7 questions.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-magazine-monitor-27145128#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Japanese whalers set to resume hunt :: Japan is set to go ahead with some of its whaling activities even though a recent international court ruling ordered the country to end its whale hunt in the Antarctic.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/24/world/asia/japan-whaling/index.html?eref�ition

In pictures: Anzac Day :: Remember those who fought and died for their countries
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-27152919#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Electric cars stall in China :: The room exploded in cheers when it was announced that the Denza electric car would sell for RMB 369,000 ($59,100), at the Beijing Auto Show earlier this week.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/24/world/asia/china-electric-vehicles/index.html?eref�ition

20 years of Chinese Internet :: "Across the Great Wall we can reach every corner of the world," read the header of the first email sent from China back in 1987.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/23/world/asia/china-internet-20th-anniversary/index.html?eref�ition

Health atlas shows risks by area :: A new online map of England and Wales allows people to enter their postcode and find their community's level of risk of developing 14 conditions, such as heart disease and lung cancer.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-27141760#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

$1,000 tip for dog's surgery :: Good people, not to mention good tippers, do exist. Christina Summitt knows that for sure now after what happened Saturday night.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/23/living/bartender-tip-dog/index.html?eref�ition

YouTube turns 9, celebrate with animals! :: Watch the very first YouTube video. Jeanne Moos celebrates YouTube's birthday with some of its best animal videos.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/us/2014/04/23/erin-pkg-moos-youtube-birthday.cnn.html?eref�ition

This will make your heart stop :: Veteran BASE jumpers Vince Reffet and Fred Fugen break a world record by BASE jumping off the world's tallest building.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/bestoftv/2014/04/23/orig-world-record-jump-burj-khalifa-npr.cnn.html?eref�ition

Baby photos of Kim Jong Un :: State media has released never before seen baby pictures of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un. Take a look.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/04/22/north-korea-kim-jong-un-baby-photos.cnn.html?eref�ition

How to escape a sinking ship :: CNN's Rosa Flores takes us inside a simulation of a sinking ship.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/04/22/erin-dnt-flores-ferry-simulator.cnn.html?eref�ition

Gold found in man's stomach :: An India man's apparent attempt to evade taxes by swallowing gold did not have a glittering end. Amir Daftari reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/04/22/ctw-pkg-daftari-indian-man-swallows-gold.cnn.html?eref�ition

Obama plays soccer with robot :: President Obama takes a moment to interact with ASIMO, a robot at Japan's Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/politics/2014/04/24/vo-obama-japan-meets-robot.cnn.html?eref�ition

Day in pictures: 25 April 2014 :: News photos from past 24 hours: 25 April
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-27155260#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Facebook buys fitness app firm :: The latest acquisition for Facebook is a fitness app firm as it looks for a piece of the burgeoning health tech market.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-27155954#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Vintage photos: World's Fair :: While digging through a box that belonged to his father, Robert Ondrovic uncovered a collection of vintage photos that brought him back to the 1964 World's Fair.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/24/living/1964-world-fair-nostalgia-irpt/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: Osborne: RBS has 'a long way to go' :: Royal Bank of Scotland abandons attempts to pay bonuses twice the size of salaries after being told the move would not be approved by a Treasury body
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-27159779#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Ferry disaster :: The bodies of 48 girls wearing life vests are discovered in a cabin with a capacity of 30, indicating many ran in when the ship tilted.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/25/world/asia/south-korea-ship-sinking/index.html?eref�ition

Andy Warhol's lost art :: The soup can looks familiar in an unfamiliar way, but the name at the bottom of the image is unmistakable: Andy Warhol.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/24/us/andy-warhol-lost-art/index.html?eref�ition

West faces Ukraine polls nightmare :: Western powers face Ukraine election nightmare
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-27161578#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Remembering ANZAC Day ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/01/world/defining-moments/index.html?eref�ition

Who's telling truth in Nigeria battle? :: Nigeria's military is accused of being liberal with the facts in its bloody fight against extremists.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/25/opinion/nigeria-military-truth-ogunlesi/index.html?eref�ition

Obama plays soccer with a robot :: President Obama takes a moment to interact with ASIMO, a robot at Japan's Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/politics/2014/04/24/vo-obama-japan-meets-robot.cnn.html?eref�ition

How running has changed since the four-minute mile :: What the four-minute mile reveals about the class system
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-27111860#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Can the All Blacks make history? :: The All Blacks and their fans are clear on one thing, says Dan Carter: the goal is to make history and become the first rugby nation to win back-to-back World Cups.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/25/sport/dan-carter-2015-rugby-world-cup/index.html?eref�ition

10 things we didn't know last week :: Czech deer still avoid the Iron Curtain, plus other factlets
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-magazine-monitor-27162248#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Weekendish: Petrol, crime and Frank Sidebottom :: Sit back with some of the best from the website this week
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-magazine-monitor-27156195#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

27-Apr-2014 22:33 Op-Ed

Op-Ed Columnist: Religion for $1,000, Alex :: Americans are a nation of believers, all right. But do they really know what they're believing in?
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/04/27/opinion/sunday/kristof-religion-for-1000-alex.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Who Will Influence Whom? :: As Russia pushes Ukraine, Ukraine pushes Europe.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/04/27/opinion/sunday/friedman-who-will-influence-whom.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Pope's Phone Call :: Expectations of doctrinal changes on subjects like divorce and communion are growing, and that presents perils for Pope Francis.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/04/27/opinion/sunday/douthat-the-popes-phone-call.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Angel in Larry Kramer :: With an HBO movie of "The Normal Heart," a complicated hero gets the tribute he's due.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/04/27/opinion/sunday/bruni-the-angel-in-larry-kramer.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: A Rancher's Romantic Revisionism :: Fantasies about slavery must be met unequivocally with the strongest rebuttal, not given over to political squabbling.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/04/26/opinion/blow-a-ranchers-romantic-revisionism.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Of Fox and the Cattle :: We have got to do something, people, to protect the word "freedom." Did you hear how Crazy Rancher Guy used it in his defense?
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/04/26/opinion/collins-of-fox-and-the-cattle.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Piketty Panic :: New scholarship by the French economist is a bona fide phenomenon, and the right is terrified.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/04/25/opinion/krugman-the-piketty-panic.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Op-Ed

27-Apr-2014 21:32

A one of a kind friendship :: A two-legged chihuahua and a fluffy chicken have become best friends.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/us/2014/02/21/pkg-ga-chicken-chihuahua-best-friends.hln.html?eref�ition

Karl Lagerfeld on trends :: Myleene Klass talks with fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld about his latest fashion style.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/business/2014/02/21/intv-italy-karl-lagerfeld-fashion.cnn.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: Did Pixar make Steve Jobs funny? :: Ed Catmull, President of Pixar, explains how Steve Jobs use of humour in presentations was influenced by his time at the animation firm.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-27142626#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Quiz of the week's news :: The Magazine's weekly quiz of the news, 7 days 7 questions.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-magazine-monitor-27145128#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Japanese whalers set to resume hunt :: Japan is set to go ahead with some of its whaling activities even though a recent international court ruling ordered the country to end its whale hunt in the Antarctic.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/24/world/asia/japan-whaling/index.html?eref�ition

In pictures: Anzac Day :: Remember those who fought and died for their countries
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-27152919#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Electric cars stall in China :: The room exploded in cheers when it was announced that the Denza electric car would sell for RMB 369,000 ($59,100), at the Beijing Auto Show earlier this week.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/24/world/asia/china-electric-vehicles/index.html?eref�ition

20 years of Chinese Internet :: "Across the Great Wall we can reach every corner of the world," read the header of the first email sent from China back in 1987.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/23/world/asia/china-internet-20th-anniversary/index.html?eref�ition

Health atlas shows risks by area :: A new online map of England and Wales allows people to enter their postcode and find their community's level of risk of developing 14 conditions, such as heart disease and lung cancer.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-27141760#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

$1,000 tip for dog's surgery :: Good people, not to mention good tippers, do exist. Christina Summitt knows that for sure now after what happened Saturday night.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/23/living/bartender-tip-dog/index.html?eref�ition

YouTube turns 9, celebrate with animals! :: Watch the very first YouTube video. Jeanne Moos celebrates YouTube's birthday with some of its best animal videos.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/us/2014/04/23/erin-pkg-moos-youtube-birthday.cnn.html?eref�ition

This will make your heart stop :: Veteran BASE jumpers Vince Reffet and Fred Fugen break a world record by BASE jumping off the world's tallest building.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/bestoftv/2014/04/23/orig-world-record-jump-burj-khalifa-npr.cnn.html?eref�ition

Baby photos of Kim Jong Un :: State media has released never before seen baby pictures of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un. Take a look.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/04/22/north-korea-kim-jong-un-baby-photos.cnn.html?eref�ition

How to escape a sinking ship :: CNN's Rosa Flores takes us inside a simulation of a sinking ship.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/04/22/erin-dnt-flores-ferry-simulator.cnn.html?eref�ition

Gold found in man's stomach :: An India man's apparent attempt to evade taxes by swallowing gold did not have a glittering end. Amir Daftari reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/04/22/ctw-pkg-daftari-indian-man-swallows-gold.cnn.html?eref�ition

Obama plays soccer with robot :: President Obama takes a moment to interact with ASIMO, a robot at Japan's Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/politics/2014/04/24/vo-obama-japan-meets-robot.cnn.html?eref�ition

Day in pictures: 25 April 2014 :: News photos from past 24 hours: 25 April
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-27155260#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Facebook buys fitness app firm :: The latest acquisition for Facebook is a fitness app firm as it looks for a piece of the burgeoning health tech market.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-27155954#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Vintage photos: World's Fair :: While digging through a box that belonged to his father, Robert Ondrovic uncovered a collection of vintage photos that brought him back to the 1964 World's Fair.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/24/living/1964-world-fair-nostalgia-irpt/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: Osborne: RBS has 'a long way to go' :: Royal Bank of Scotland abandons attempts to pay bonuses twice the size of salaries after being told the move would not be approved by a Treasury body
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-27159779#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Ferry disaster :: The bodies of 48 girls wearing life vests are discovered in a cabin with a capacity of 30, indicating many ran in when the ship tilted.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/25/world/asia/south-korea-ship-sinking/index.html?eref�ition

Andy Warhol's lost art :: The soup can looks familiar in an unfamiliar way, but the name at the bottom of the image is unmistakable: Andy Warhol.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/24/us/andy-warhol-lost-art/index.html?eref�ition

West faces Ukraine polls nightmare :: Western powers face Ukraine election nightmare
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-27161578#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Remembering ANZAC Day ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/01/world/defining-moments/index.html?eref�ition

Who's telling truth in Nigeria battle? :: Nigeria's military is accused of being liberal with the facts in its bloody fight against extremists.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/25/opinion/nigeria-military-truth-ogunlesi/index.html?eref�ition

Obama plays soccer with a robot :: President Obama takes a moment to interact with ASIMO, a robot at Japan's Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/politics/2014/04/24/vo-obama-japan-meets-robot.cnn.html?eref�ition

How running has changed since the four-minute mile :: What the four-minute mile reveals about the class system
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-27111860#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Can the All Blacks make history? :: The All Blacks and their fans are clear on one thing, says Dan Carter: the goal is to make history and become the first rugby nation to win back-to-back World Cups.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/25/sport/dan-carter-2015-rugby-world-cup/index.html?eref�ition

10 things we didn't know last week :: Czech deer still avoid the Iron Curtain, plus other factlets
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-magazine-monitor-27162248#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Weekendish: Petrol, crime and Frank Sidebottom :: Sit back with some of the best from the website this week
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-magazine-monitor-27156195#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

27-Apr-2014 21:32 is

Should a Chimp Be Able to Sue Its Owner? :: Steven Wise is arguing for the legal "personhood" of chimps and other animals. And no one is laughing him out of the courtroom.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/04/27/magazine/the-rights-of-man-and-beast.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

5 Things About George Clooney's New Girlfriend :: George Clooney, 52, may have a new woman in his life.
http://abcnews.go.com/Entertainment/things-george-clooneys-lady-friend-amal-alamuddin/story?id"960268

TSA to Allow Small Knives on Planes :: The Transportation Security Administration said it would soon allow fliers to carry certain smaller knives onto airplanes, one of the biggest moves to scale back airport-security measures since the Sept. 11, 2001, terror attacks.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324539404578342580651057500.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Venezuela Leader Chávez Dies at 58 :: Hugo Chávez, a former tank commander turned populist politician who used Venezuela's oil riches to pursue his vision of socialism and challenge the U.S., died Tuesday from complications related to cancer.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052970203458604577265460960140008.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Cardinals Raise Questions Over Report :: When cardinals enter the Sistine Chapel to elect a new pope, the chapel will become a fortress of the Holy See's most carefully guarded secrets. But there is one secret many of the cardinals themselves are trying to divine.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324178904578342552773070858.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Five Stocks Handled the Heavy Lifting :: Five blue-chip stocks have accounted for about one-third of the rally in the Dow since the financial crisis.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324539404578342771985751896.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Beijing, U.S. Unveil New Korean Sanctions :: The U.S. and China introduced a new round of sanctions against North Korea at the United Nations that the U.S. said would significantly impede the development of Pyongyang's nuclear and missile programs, in response to its test last month of an atomic bomb.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324539404578342311961968652.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Venezuela Consults Cuban Playbook :: Hours before announcing Chávez's death, the government resorted to a ploy to try to unite his supporters: Talk of an alleged conspiracy by the U.S. to destabilize the country.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323494504578342440377083144.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

FRANCE: Femen disrupts far-right European Parliament election kick off :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/france/20140422-femen-disrupts-far-right-european-parliament-election-kick

FRANCE: DSK's ex-wife Anne Sinclair says she didn't know about husband's affairs :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/france/20140422-dsk-s-ex-wife-anne-sinclair-says-she-didn-t-know-about-husband-s-affairs

Technology Shapes Kenyan Elections :: The Internet and social media in Kenya, which played a central role in this year's elections by allowing Kenyans to question candidates, took on a new function Tuesday—spreading messages of peace to avert new bloodshed.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324178904578342160621330212.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Dead People Get Life-Like Poses at Their Funerals :: The Marin Funeral Home in Puerto Rico has created thematic wakes for several funerals, including a slain boxer and a deceased man who loved his motorcycle.
http://abcnews.go.com/US/dead-people-life-poses-funerals/story?id#456853

The Getaway: Snapping Good Photos With Your Phone :: A contract photographer for The Times offers his tips, from angles to apps, for getting the most out of your phone's camera.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/04/27/travel/snapping-good-photos-with-your-phone.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Why the Housing Market Is Still Stalling the Economy :: Millions are living with parents or friends and just not setting up households.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/04/27/upshot/the-housing-market-is-still-holding-back-the-economy-heres-why.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Nuggets of Corporate Governance Wisdom From Charlie Munger - Wall Street Journal (blog) :: http://blogs.wsj.com/moneybeat/2014/04/17/nuggets-of-corporate-governance-wisdom-from-charlie-munger/

EU Fines Microsoft $732 Million :: Microsoft has been hit with a $732.2 million fine by European Union regulators after it broke its promise to offer millions of users of its Windows system a choice of rival Web browsers.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323628804578343843582306944.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

#SequesterThis :: Meat inspectors have to go, but fine wines are still on the USDA menu.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323494504578342603236052908.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Francis presides over historic day of 4 popes - Chron.com :: http://www.chron.com/news/world/article/Francis-presides-over-historic-day-of-4-popes-5432847.php

French president gathers ministers to discuss Alstom's case - Reuters :: http://in.reuters.com/article/2014/04/27/us-alstom-offer-president-idINBREA3Q0IU20140427

Two French police officers charged with raping Canadian tourist in their Paris HQ - Daily Mail :: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2614403/Two-French-police-officers-charged-raping-Canadian-tourist-Paris-HQ.html

Prospect for an Israel-Palestine settlement - The Express Tribune :: http://tribune.com.pk/story/700999/prospect-for-an-israel-palestine-settlement/

Ukraine rebels free Swedish hostage; Obama seeks unity against Russia :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/_LgTsxa5Mq0/story01.htm

UFC's Jon Jones talks about doing Ray Lewis' dance [Video] - Baltimore Sun :: http://www.baltimoresun.com/sports/bal-ufcs-jon-jones-talks-about-doing-ray-lewis-dance-video-20140427,0,1722947.story

Ukip candidate William Henwood in racism row over claim that Lenny Henry ... - The Independent :: http://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/home-news/ukip-candidate-william-henwood-in-racism-row-over-lenny-henry-tweet-9293040.html

Britain is a 'post-Christian' country says former Archbishop - BBC News :: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-27177265

"This is so f***ing boring": Lily Allen says she wasn't mocking Beyonce with ... - Mirror.co.uk :: http://www.mirror.co.uk/3am/celebrity-news/lily-allen-denies-mocking-beyonce-3467490

What's In A Name? After 7 Months Microsoft Is Still Deciding How to Brand Its ... - Forbes :: http://www.forbes.com/sites/joanlappin/2014/04/27/whats-in-a-name-after-7-months-microsoft-is-still-deciding-how-to-brand-its-mobile-devices/

Teenager's cancer appeal set to raise £3m - The Guardian :: http://www.theguardian.com/money/2014/apr/27/teenager-stephen-sutton-cancer-fundraising-appeal-3m

New mortgage rules: don't let financial paternalism make a return - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/finance/personalfinance/borrowing/mortgages/10789255/New-mortgage-rules-dont-let-financial-paternalism-make-a-return.html

Driver v cyclist conflict reaches shameful low - Stuff.co.nz :: http://www.stuff.co.nz/the-press/opinion/columnists/jane-bowron/9983327/Driver-v-cyclist-conflict-reaches-shameful-low


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27-Apr-2014 20:31

A one of a kind friendship :: A two-legged chihuahua and a fluffy chicken have become best friends.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/us/2014/02/21/pkg-ga-chicken-chihuahua-best-friends.hln.html?eref�ition

Karl Lagerfeld on trends :: Myleene Klass talks with fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld about his latest fashion style.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/business/2014/02/21/intv-italy-karl-lagerfeld-fashion.cnn.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: Did Pixar make Steve Jobs funny? :: Ed Catmull, President of Pixar, explains how Steve Jobs use of humour in presentations was influenced by his time at the animation firm.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-27142626#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Quiz of the week's news :: The Magazine's weekly quiz of the news, 7 days 7 questions.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-magazine-monitor-27145128#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Japanese whalers set to resume hunt :: Japan is set to go ahead with some of its whaling activities even though a recent international court ruling ordered the country to end its whale hunt in the Antarctic.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/24/world/asia/japan-whaling/index.html?eref�ition

In pictures: Anzac Day :: Remember those who fought and died for their countries
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-27152919#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Electric cars stall in China :: The room exploded in cheers when it was announced that the Denza electric car would sell for RMB 369,000 ($59,100), at the Beijing Auto Show earlier this week.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/24/world/asia/china-electric-vehicles/index.html?eref�ition

20 years of Chinese Internet :: "Across the Great Wall we can reach every corner of the world," read the header of the first email sent from China back in 1987.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/23/world/asia/china-internet-20th-anniversary/index.html?eref�ition

Health atlas shows risks by area :: A new online map of England and Wales allows people to enter their postcode and find their community's level of risk of developing 14 conditions, such as heart disease and lung cancer.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-27141760#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

$1,000 tip for dog's surgery :: Good people, not to mention good tippers, do exist. Christina Summitt knows that for sure now after what happened Saturday night.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/23/living/bartender-tip-dog/index.html?eref�ition

YouTube turns 9, celebrate with animals! :: Watch the very first YouTube video. Jeanne Moos celebrates YouTube's birthday with some of its best animal videos.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/us/2014/04/23/erin-pkg-moos-youtube-birthday.cnn.html?eref�ition

This will make your heart stop :: Veteran BASE jumpers Vince Reffet and Fred Fugen break a world record by BASE jumping off the world's tallest building.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/bestoftv/2014/04/23/orig-world-record-jump-burj-khalifa-npr.cnn.html?eref�ition

Baby photos of Kim Jong Un :: State media has released never before seen baby pictures of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un. Take a look.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/04/22/north-korea-kim-jong-un-baby-photos.cnn.html?eref�ition

How to escape a sinking ship :: CNN's Rosa Flores takes us inside a simulation of a sinking ship.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/04/22/erin-dnt-flores-ferry-simulator.cnn.html?eref�ition

Gold found in man's stomach :: An India man's apparent attempt to evade taxes by swallowing gold did not have a glittering end. Amir Daftari reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/04/22/ctw-pkg-daftari-indian-man-swallows-gold.cnn.html?eref�ition

Obama plays soccer with robot :: President Obama takes a moment to interact with ASIMO, a robot at Japan's Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/politics/2014/04/24/vo-obama-japan-meets-robot.cnn.html?eref�ition

Day in pictures: 25 April 2014 :: News photos from past 24 hours: 25 April
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-27155260#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Facebook buys fitness app firm :: The latest acquisition for Facebook is a fitness app firm as it looks for a piece of the burgeoning health tech market.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-27155954#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Vintage photos: World's Fair :: While digging through a box that belonged to his father, Robert Ondrovic uncovered a collection of vintage photos that brought him back to the 1964 World's Fair.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/24/living/1964-world-fair-nostalgia-irpt/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: Osborne: RBS has 'a long way to go' :: Royal Bank of Scotland abandons attempts to pay bonuses twice the size of salaries after being told the move would not be approved by a Treasury body
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-27159779#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Ferry disaster :: The bodies of 48 girls wearing life vests are discovered in a cabin with a capacity of 30, indicating many ran in when the ship tilted.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/25/world/asia/south-korea-ship-sinking/index.html?eref�ition

Andy Warhol's lost art :: The soup can looks familiar in an unfamiliar way, but the name at the bottom of the image is unmistakable: Andy Warhol.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/24/us/andy-warhol-lost-art/index.html?eref�ition

West faces Ukraine polls nightmare :: Western powers face Ukraine election nightmare
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-27161578#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Remembering ANZAC Day ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/01/world/defining-moments/index.html?eref�ition

Who's telling truth in Nigeria battle? :: Nigeria's military is accused of being liberal with the facts in its bloody fight against extremists.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/25/opinion/nigeria-military-truth-ogunlesi/index.html?eref�ition

Obama plays soccer with a robot :: President Obama takes a moment to interact with ASIMO, a robot at Japan's Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/politics/2014/04/24/vo-obama-japan-meets-robot.cnn.html?eref�ition

How running has changed since the four-minute mile :: What the four-minute mile reveals about the class system
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-27111860#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Can the All Blacks make history? :: The All Blacks and their fans are clear on one thing, says Dan Carter: the goal is to make history and become the first rugby nation to win back-to-back World Cups.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/25/sport/dan-carter-2015-rugby-world-cup/index.html?eref�ition

10 things we didn't know last week :: Czech deer still avoid the Iron Curtain, plus other factlets
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-magazine-monitor-27162248#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Weekendish: Petrol, crime and Frank Sidebottom :: Sit back with some of the best from the website this week
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-magazine-monitor-27156195#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

27-Apr-2014 20:31 Op-Ed

Op-Ed Columnist: Religion for $1,000, Alex :: Americans are a nation of believers, all right. But do they really know what they're believing in?
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/04/27/opinion/sunday/kristof-religion-for-1000-alex.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Who Will Influence Whom? :: As Russia pushes Ukraine, Ukraine pushes Europe.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/04/27/opinion/sunday/friedman-who-will-influence-whom.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Angel in Larry Kramer :: With an HBO movie of "The Normal Heart," a complicated hero gets the tribute he's due.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/04/27/opinion/sunday/bruni-the-angel-in-larry-kramer.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: A Rancher's Romantic Revisionism :: Fantasies about slavery must be met unequivocally with the strongest rebuttal, not given over to political squabbling.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/04/26/opinion/blow-a-ranchers-romantic-revisionism.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Of Fox and the Cattle :: We have got to do something, people, to protect the word "freedom." Did you hear how Crazy Rancher Guy used it in his defense?
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/04/26/opinion/collins-of-fox-and-the-cattle.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Piketty Panic :: New scholarship by the French economist is a bona fide phenomenon, and the right is terrified.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/04/25/opinion/krugman-the-piketty-panic.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Op-Ed

27-Apr-2014 19:30

A one of a kind friendship :: A two-legged chihuahua and a fluffy chicken have become best friends.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/us/2014/02/21/pkg-ga-chicken-chihuahua-best-friends.hln.html?eref�ition

Karl Lagerfeld on trends :: Myleene Klass talks with fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld about his latest fashion style.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/business/2014/02/21/intv-italy-karl-lagerfeld-fashion.cnn.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: Did Pixar make Steve Jobs funny? :: Ed Catmull, President of Pixar, explains how Steve Jobs use of humour in presentations was influenced by his time at the animation firm.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-27142626#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Quiz of the week's news :: The Magazine's weekly quiz of the news, 7 days 7 questions.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-magazine-monitor-27145128#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Japanese whalers set to resume hunt :: Japan is set to go ahead with some of its whaling activities even though a recent international court ruling ordered the country to end its whale hunt in the Antarctic.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/24/world/asia/japan-whaling/index.html?eref�ition

In pictures: Anzac Day :: Remember those who fought and died for their countries
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-27152919#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Electric cars stall in China :: The room exploded in cheers when it was announced that the Denza electric car would sell for RMB 369,000 ($59,100), at the Beijing Auto Show earlier this week.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/24/world/asia/china-electric-vehicles/index.html?eref�ition

20 years of Chinese Internet :: "Across the Great Wall we can reach every corner of the world," read the header of the first email sent from China back in 1987.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/23/world/asia/china-internet-20th-anniversary/index.html?eref�ition

Health atlas shows risks by area :: A new online map of England and Wales allows people to enter their postcode and find their community's level of risk of developing 14 conditions, such as heart disease and lung cancer.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-27141760#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

$1,000 tip for dog's surgery :: Good people, not to mention good tippers, do exist. Christina Summitt knows that for sure now after what happened Saturday night.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/23/living/bartender-tip-dog/index.html?eref�ition

YouTube turns 9, celebrate with animals! :: Watch the very first YouTube video. Jeanne Moos celebrates YouTube's birthday with some of its best animal videos.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/us/2014/04/23/erin-pkg-moos-youtube-birthday.cnn.html?eref�ition

This will make your heart stop :: Veteran BASE jumpers Vince Reffet and Fred Fugen break a world record by BASE jumping off the world's tallest building.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/bestoftv/2014/04/23/orig-world-record-jump-burj-khalifa-npr.cnn.html?eref�ition

Baby photos of Kim Jong Un :: State media has released never before seen baby pictures of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un. Take a look.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/04/22/north-korea-kim-jong-un-baby-photos.cnn.html?eref�ition

How to escape a sinking ship :: CNN's Rosa Flores takes us inside a simulation of a sinking ship.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/04/22/erin-dnt-flores-ferry-simulator.cnn.html?eref�ition

Gold found in man's stomach :: An India man's apparent attempt to evade taxes by swallowing gold did not have a glittering end. Amir Daftari reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/04/22/ctw-pkg-daftari-indian-man-swallows-gold.cnn.html?eref�ition

Obama plays soccer with robot :: President Obama takes a moment to interact with ASIMO, a robot at Japan's Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/politics/2014/04/24/vo-obama-japan-meets-robot.cnn.html?eref�ition

Day in pictures: 25 April 2014 :: News photos from past 24 hours: 25 April
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-27155260#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Facebook buys fitness app firm :: The latest acquisition for Facebook is a fitness app firm as it looks for a piece of the burgeoning health tech market.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-27155954#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Vintage photos: World's Fair :: While digging through a box that belonged to his father, Robert Ondrovic uncovered a collection of vintage photos that brought him back to the 1964 World's Fair.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/24/living/1964-world-fair-nostalgia-irpt/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: Osborne: RBS has 'a long way to go' :: Royal Bank of Scotland abandons attempts to pay bonuses twice the size of salaries after being told the move would not be approved by a Treasury body
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-27159779#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Ferry disaster :: The bodies of 48 girls wearing life vests are discovered in a cabin with a capacity of 30, indicating many ran in when the ship tilted.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/25/world/asia/south-korea-ship-sinking/index.html?eref�ition

Andy Warhol's lost art :: The soup can looks familiar in an unfamiliar way, but the name at the bottom of the image is unmistakable: Andy Warhol.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/24/us/andy-warhol-lost-art/index.html?eref�ition

West faces Ukraine polls nightmare :: Western powers face Ukraine election nightmare
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-27161578#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Remembering ANZAC Day ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/01/world/defining-moments/index.html?eref�ition

Who's telling truth in Nigeria battle? :: Nigeria's military is accused of being liberal with the facts in its bloody fight against extremists.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/25/opinion/nigeria-military-truth-ogunlesi/index.html?eref�ition

Obama plays soccer with a robot :: President Obama takes a moment to interact with ASIMO, a robot at Japan's Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/politics/2014/04/24/vo-obama-japan-meets-robot.cnn.html?eref�ition

How running has changed since the four-minute mile :: What the four-minute mile reveals about the class system
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-27111860#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Can the All Blacks make history? :: The All Blacks and their fans are clear on one thing, says Dan Carter: the goal is to make history and become the first rugby nation to win back-to-back World Cups.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/25/sport/dan-carter-2015-rugby-world-cup/index.html?eref�ition

10 things we didn't know last week :: Czech deer still avoid the Iron Curtain, plus other factlets
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-magazine-monitor-27162248#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Weekendish: Petrol, crime and Frank Sidebottom :: Sit back with some of the best from the website this week
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-magazine-monitor-27156195#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

27-Apr-2014 19:30 Op-Ed

Op-Ed Columnist: Religion for $1,000, Alex :: Americans are a nation of believers, all right. But do they really know what they're believing in?
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/04/27/opinion/sunday/kristof-religion-for-1000-alex.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Who Will Influence Whom? :: As Russia pushes Ukraine, Ukraine pushes Europe.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/04/27/opinion/sunday/friedman-who-will-influence-whom.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Angel in Larry Kramer :: With an HBO movie of "The Normal Heart," a complicated hero gets the tribute he's due.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/04/27/opinion/sunday/bruni-the-angel-in-larry-kramer.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: A Rancher's Romantic Revisionism :: Fantasies about slavery must be met unequivocally with the strongest rebuttal, not given over to political squabbling.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/04/26/opinion/blow-a-ranchers-romantic-revisionism.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Of Fox and the Cattle :: We have got to do something, people, to protect the word "freedom." Did you hear how Crazy Rancher Guy used it in his defense?
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/04/26/opinion/collins-of-fox-and-the-cattle.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: A Beating in Detroit :: Was it race-related? Probably. This is America, after all.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/04/26/opinion/a-beating-in-detroit.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Piketty Panic :: New scholarship by the French economist is a bona fide phenomenon, and the right is terrified.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/04/25/opinion/krugman-the-piketty-panic.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Op-Ed

27-Apr-2014 18:29

A one of a kind friendship :: A two-legged chihuahua and a fluffy chicken have become best friends.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/us/2014/02/21/pkg-ga-chicken-chihuahua-best-friends.hln.html?eref�ition

Karl Lagerfeld on trends :: Myleene Klass talks with fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld about his latest fashion style.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/business/2014/02/21/intv-italy-karl-lagerfeld-fashion.cnn.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: Did Pixar make Steve Jobs funny? :: Ed Catmull, President of Pixar, explains how Steve Jobs use of humour in presentations was influenced by his time at the animation firm.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-27142626#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Quiz of the week's news :: The Magazine's weekly quiz of the news, 7 days 7 questions.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-magazine-monitor-27145128#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Japanese whalers set to resume hunt :: Japan is set to go ahead with some of its whaling activities even though a recent international court ruling ordered the country to end its whale hunt in the Antarctic.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/24/world/asia/japan-whaling/index.html?eref�ition

In pictures: Anzac Day :: Remember those who fought and died for their countries
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-27152919#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Electric cars stall in China :: The room exploded in cheers when it was announced that the Denza electric car would sell for RMB 369,000 ($59,100), at the Beijing Auto Show earlier this week.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/24/world/asia/china-electric-vehicles/index.html?eref�ition

20 years of Chinese Internet :: "Across the Great Wall we can reach every corner of the world," read the header of the first email sent from China back in 1987.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/23/world/asia/china-internet-20th-anniversary/index.html?eref�ition

Health atlas shows risks by area :: A new online map of England and Wales allows people to enter their postcode and find their community's level of risk of developing 14 conditions, such as heart disease and lung cancer.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-27141760#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

$1,000 tip for dog's surgery :: Good people, not to mention good tippers, do exist. Christina Summitt knows that for sure now after what happened Saturday night.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/23/living/bartender-tip-dog/index.html?eref�ition

YouTube turns 9, celebrate with animals! :: Watch the very first YouTube video. Jeanne Moos celebrates YouTube's birthday with some of its best animal videos.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/us/2014/04/23/erin-pkg-moos-youtube-birthday.cnn.html?eref�ition

This will make your heart stop :: Veteran BASE jumpers Vince Reffet and Fred Fugen break a world record by BASE jumping off the world's tallest building.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/bestoftv/2014/04/23/orig-world-record-jump-burj-khalifa-npr.cnn.html?eref�ition

Baby photos of Kim Jong Un :: State media has released never before seen baby pictures of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un. Take a look.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/04/22/north-korea-kim-jong-un-baby-photos.cnn.html?eref�ition

How to escape a sinking ship :: CNN's Rosa Flores takes us inside a simulation of a sinking ship.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/04/22/erin-dnt-flores-ferry-simulator.cnn.html?eref�ition

Gold found in man's stomach :: An India man's apparent attempt to evade taxes by swallowing gold did not have a glittering end. Amir Daftari reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/04/22/ctw-pkg-daftari-indian-man-swallows-gold.cnn.html?eref�ition

Obama plays soccer with robot :: President Obama takes a moment to interact with ASIMO, a robot at Japan's Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/politics/2014/04/24/vo-obama-japan-meets-robot.cnn.html?eref�ition

Day in pictures: 25 April 2014 :: News photos from past 24 hours: 25 April
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-27155260#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Facebook buys fitness app firm :: The latest acquisition for Facebook is a fitness app firm as it looks for a piece of the burgeoning health tech market.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-27155954#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Vintage photos: World's Fair :: While digging through a box that belonged to his father, Robert Ondrovic uncovered a collection of vintage photos that brought him back to the 1964 World's Fair.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/24/living/1964-world-fair-nostalgia-irpt/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: Osborne: RBS has 'a long way to go' :: Royal Bank of Scotland abandons attempts to pay bonuses twice the size of salaries after being told the move would not be approved by a Treasury body
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-27159779#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Ferry disaster :: The bodies of 48 girls wearing life vests are discovered in a cabin with a capacity of 30, indicating many ran in when the ship tilted.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/25/world/asia/south-korea-ship-sinking/index.html?eref�ition

Andy Warhol's lost art :: The soup can looks familiar in an unfamiliar way, but the name at the bottom of the image is unmistakable: Andy Warhol.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/24/us/andy-warhol-lost-art/index.html?eref�ition

West faces Ukraine polls nightmare :: Western powers face Ukraine election nightmare
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-27161578#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Remembering ANZAC Day ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/01/world/defining-moments/index.html?eref�ition

Who's telling truth in Nigeria battle? :: Nigeria's military is accused of being liberal with the facts in its bloody fight against extremists.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/25/opinion/nigeria-military-truth-ogunlesi/index.html?eref�ition

Obama plays soccer with a robot :: President Obama takes a moment to interact with ASIMO, a robot at Japan's Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/politics/2014/04/24/vo-obama-japan-meets-robot.cnn.html?eref�ition

How running has changed since the four-minute mile :: What the four-minute mile reveals about the class system
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-27111860#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Can the All Blacks make history? :: The All Blacks and their fans are clear on one thing, says Dan Carter: the goal is to make history and become the first rugby nation to win back-to-back World Cups.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/25/sport/dan-carter-2015-rugby-world-cup/index.html?eref�ition

10 things we didn't know last week :: Czech deer still avoid the Iron Curtain, plus other factlets
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-magazine-monitor-27162248#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Weekendish: Petrol, crime and Frank Sidebottom :: Sit back with some of the best from the website this week
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-magazine-monitor-27156195#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

27-Apr-2014 18:29 Op-Ed

Op-Ed Columnist: Religion for $1,000, Alex :: Americans are a nation of believers, all right. But do they really know what they're believing in?
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/04/27/opinion/sunday/kristof-religion-for-1000-alex.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Who Will Influence Whom? :: As Russia pushes Ukraine, Ukraine pushes Europe.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/04/27/opinion/sunday/friedman-who-will-influence-whom.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Angel in Larry Kramer :: With an HBO movie of "The Normal Heart," a complicated hero gets the tribute he's due.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/04/27/opinion/sunday/bruni-the-angel-in-larry-kramer.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: A Rancher's Romantic Revisionism :: Fantasies about slavery must be met unequivocally with the strongest rebuttal, not given over to political squabbling.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/04/26/opinion/blow-a-ranchers-romantic-revisionism.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Of Fox and the Cattle :: We have got to do something, people, to protect the word "freedom." Did you hear how Crazy Rancher Guy used it in his defense?
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/04/26/opinion/collins-of-fox-and-the-cattle.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: A Beating in Detroit :: Was it race-related? Probably. This is America, after all.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/04/26/opinion/a-beating-in-detroit.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Piketty Panic :: New scholarship by the French economist is a bona fide phenomenon, and the right is terrified.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/04/25/opinion/krugman-the-piketty-panic.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Piketty Phenomenon :: The reaction to Thomas Piketty's new book says more about class rivalry within the educated classes than it does about expanding opportunity.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/04/25/opinion/brooks-the-piketty-phenomenon.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


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