Good, Bad, and Ugly

The wrong hemisphere?

March 12, 2010

Venezuela murder-rate quadrupled under Chavez -NGO

gbu equator 280With a murder rate of 140 per 100,000 citizens, Venezuela’s capital Caracas has the highest murder rate in South America, only exceeded in the hemisphere by Mexico’s Ciudad Juarez.

No, the other Korea…

February 22, 2010

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south korea flag cropPlease see this page. I can see our national flag on the sled, called ‘Taegukgi.’

Kiev vs. Kyiv…

February 17, 2010


Ukraine to borrow abroad to pay for April T-bills

KIEV, Feb 15 (Reuters) – Ukraine will try to borrow abroad soon in order to meet a hefty bill for domestic debt due in April, deputy finance minister Andriy Kravets said on Monday, indicating however that the loan would be not be public.

Which country was it?

January 21, 2010

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Please re-edit the script in you video…. the reader mentioned the country as should be Malaysia.

Not in South America….

December 30, 2009

Matrimoni gay, da Città del Messico il primo ok sudamericano

MEXICO-GAYMARRIAGE/Reading your headlines in Reuters Italy I read one that says: Gay marriage in Mexico , the first one in Southamerica. I would like to tell you that Mexico is NOT located in south america. I think this is a very big mistake.

Where’s the chocolate?

October 25, 2009

Travel Picks: Top 10 chocolate museums****** 3. Pannys Amazing World of Chocolate, Phillip Island Chocolate Factory; Newhaven, Phillip Island, Victoria, Canada******You have an error in this article. Number three is listed as Pannys Amazing World of Chocolate, Phillip Island Chocolate Factory; Newhaven, Phillip Island, Victoria, Canada.******It’s not in Victoria Canada, it’s in Victoria, Australia.*********Lorri******Indeed. We corrected: GBU Editor***

Model Nikole poses in a dress of chocolate wrapping in front of the Cologne cathedral in a 2007 file photo. REUTERS/Ina Fassbender

Wonderful, Wonderful Copengahen?

October 14, 2009

Queen of Denamrk Margrethe II arrives at the opening ceremony of the Olympic Congress at the Opera house in Copengahen October 1, 2009….

The youngest?

August 28, 2009

British teen becomes youngest to sail world solo

LONDON (Reuters) – A 17-year-old Briton became the youngest person to sail round the globe single-handed on Thursday after nine months at sea.

Not even in the ballpark

August 12, 2009

Four killers of US official could escape death-lawyer

Granville was the first U.S. official to be killed in Khartoum for more than 30 years. He was returning home from New Year celebrations on Jan. 1, 2008, when he and Rahama were shot. Granville was from near Buffalo, close to New York City.

Woodrow Wilson or Ronald Reagan?

July 29, 2009

The video you have posted regarding the U.S.-China Strategic Economic Conference incorrectly states that the event is occurring at the Woodrow Wilson Center in Washington, DC.