Wednesday, January 5, 2011 | Categories: Episodes
The verdict is in on a high-profile outing. A Ugandan high court says it was against the law for a newspaper to publish photos of gay residents -- under the headline "Hang Them".
Requiem for a DREAM Act. After a proposed immigration law is rejected by the U.S. Senate, a man named Hector Lopez must find another way to make his way home.
The agony and the ecstasy. While most of Pakistan grieves after the murder of the governor of Punjab, conservatives and clerics celebrate his death.
It was nearly at the end of its ropes. A North Atlantic right whale is being closely watched, after being disentangled from metres and metres of fishing lines near Florida.
Yo ho ho and a battle of rump. American TV executives rejoice, after a court decides ABC -- fined a million bucks for showing a bare posterior -- got a bum rap.
And...there's a sucker born every minute. And since those suckers are lampreys, which are invasive parasites in the Great Lakes, scientists are working hard to create a suction reduction.
As It Happens, the Wednesday edition. Radio that hopes they can damn us with faint lampreys.