Monday, August 29, 2011 | Categories: Episodes |
The leader and the damage done. Moammar Gadhafi's family have left Libya -- and the scale of his regime's violence and destruction is slowly being revealed.
The calm during the storm. Their governor asked them to get out of the path of Hurricane Irene -- but a hundred residents of a New Jersey seniors' complex chose to stay put.
Kicks and kickbacks. A Canadian mining company is being investigated for allegedly bribing a Mexican mayor -- whose demands became more and more ridiculous.
False start. One journalist believes most women's track-and-field records were set by athletes on drugs -- so we should chuck those records out and start over.
Esprit de core. Its spirit lives on in orchards everywhere -- but the last of the original McIntosh apple trees has given up the ghost.
And...lodgings, a complaint. American researchers develop an algorithm to detect fake hotel reviews that may have been written by real hotel owners.
As It Happens, the Monday edition. Radio that doesn't believe such tricks are in keeping with innkeeping.[an error occurred while processing this directive]