Austerity fever is catching, and it isn't a pleasant disease. Symptoms include unemployment, growing wealth gaps, crumbling infrastructure and more. We diagnose it and give some good economic health tips. Plus don't miss who is supporting green energy in Germany, what you can be stripped searched for in the U.S., why the bees are disappearing, George Clooney's spy satellite and more in our feature "Below the Fold: News you might have missed."
Homosexuality still nowhere near acceptance in the former USSR (with bonus link here)
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