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February 3, 2009

Hey, Blog Guy, I always come to your blog for all my in-depth international news. Nowhere else.

Wow, you must be interesting to talk to at parties.

I don’t get invited to too many of them. But anyway, wasn’t British Prime Minister Gordon Brown supposed to meet with China’s Premier Wen Jiabao yesterday? How did that go?

It didn’t come off. As you can see in these photos, both men showed up but they never saw each other. Finally they went home. Well, technically Gordon Brown was already at home.

But I heard that later, Wen Jiabao talked about the global economic meltdown and said there was “light at the end of the tunnel.”

That’s right. He was looking up that fireplace chimney when he saw it.

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Britain’s Prime Minister Gordon Brown (R) stands with Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao inside 10 Downing street, London, February 2, 2009. REUTERS/Oli Scarff/Pool

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I like your brand of manufactured news more than real news. Real news lacks the same punch to it.

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Is it me, or did the same person creat the dress in the painting and build the mantel on the fireplace? Boy, talk about your Renaissance Person.

 

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