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  • News of the Weird: Norway's Battle Against Chaos

    News of the Weird: Norway's Battle Against Chaos
    Norwegian public television (NRK), which introduced the now-legendary continuous, live log-burning show (12 hours long, with “color commentary” on the historical and cultural importance of fire), scheduled a new program for this week in its appeal to serenity (labeled “Slow TV”). On Nov. 1, NRK was to televise live, for five hours, an attempt to break the world record for producing a sweater, from shearing the sheep to spinning the wool and knitting the garment (current record: 4:51, by Australians). (In addition to the log, NRK viewers have been treated to live cams on a salmon-fishing boat and, for five days, on a cruise ship.) Said an NRK journalist, “You would think it's boring television, but we have quite good ratings for these programs.”
  • Faith and Values: There is hope in the hardships of life

    Faith and Values: There is hope in the hardships of life
    I tend to be optimistic most of the time. My father, who sometimes bordered on delusional optimism, likely shaped my outlook. I am grateful for his positive approach to life and certain that had he been pessimistic, my life would be darker in ugly ways....

    Dodgers finally complete deal sending Matt Kemp to Padres

    Dodgers finally complete deal sending Matt Kemp to Padres
    The trade sending Matt Kemp from the Dodgers to the San Diego Padres was finalized Thursday, one week after the division rivals agreed in principle to the blockbuster deal. The final stages of the five-player exchange, which were expected to be a...

    Interesting meds approved in 2014

    Interesting meds approved in 2014
    Dear Readers: Here are interesting new medications that hit the market in 2014. Happy holidays! Love, Suzy Jublia (efinaconazole), topical solution, Rx: This antifungal can be used for toenail fungus (for example, onychomycosis). I like topical medicine...

    Matt Kemp's move from the Dodgers to Padres is "basically" complete

    Matt Kemp's move from the Dodgers to Padres is "basically" complete
    It’s official. Well, almost. The trade that will send Matt Kemp from the Dodgers to the San Diego Padres is “basically” complete, people familiar with the situation said Thursday night. The teams previously set a soft Thursday-night...