William Katz: Urgent Agenda
MARCH 29, 2009
From Reuters: Peruvian illusionist Claudia Pacheco, known as “Inca Princess”, appears to levitate during her act at the main square in central Lima, March 27, 2009.
She's now been placed in charge of President Obama's budget.
MARCH 28, 2009
Literary bulletin: LONDON (Reuters) - The prize for oddest book title of 2008 was awarded to "The 2009-2014 World Outlook for 60-milligram Containers of Fromage Frais," thanks to a late surge in popularity, The Bookseller magazine said Friday. Philip M. Parker's "Fromage Frais," which literally means "fresh cheese" in French, beat out titles such as "Baboon Metaphysiscs," "Curbside Consultation of the Colon," and "Strip and Knit with Style" in the annual competition run by the British magazine.
I know this news will be cause for you to celebrate. Many of our readers were no doubt rooting for the winner.
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