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Public radio program “This American Life” has issued a retraction for its most popular podcast episode in history, a Mac fanboy and storyteller’s investigation inside Apple factories in Shenzhen, China. Host Ira Glass announced today that Mike Daisey fabricated significant parts of the episode “Mr. Daisey and the Apple Factory.” It aired on January 6 [...] [Read More]
Lost at 5, this Indian man who grew up in Tasmania, found his way back to his tiny village with the help of Google Earth. [Read More]
With a vertical drop of 620 feet and only 100 acres of trails, Pennsylvania’s Liberty Mountain is hardly an elite ski destination. But it does have something that Aspen, Mammoth and Squaw Valley lack – a snowboarding opossum. The marsupial, named Ratatouille, isn’t quite ready for the half pipe, but he can shred the beginner’s [...] [Read More]