Month: April 2002

Catholic Church Feels a Sense of Urgency Over Scandal

NYT: Catholic Church Feels a Sense of Urgency Over Scandal In meetings, Bishops Skylstad and Wilton D. Gregory, president of the conference, tried to describe the despair felt an ocean away. Bishop Skylstad said they told Pope John Paul II

Japan Devising Instant Noodles for Astronauts

Japan Devising Instant Noodles for Astronauts A team of 10 experts from Japan’s biggest instant noodle manufacturer will develop a cup and other means of preventing noodles from flying in different directions when confronted with zero gravity, the Osaka-based food

Japanese Exchange Student Taken To Japanese Restaurant

BETTENDORF, IA Takashi Miyazawa, 16, an exchange student from Nagoya spending six months in Bettendorf, was given the opportunity to experience authentic Japanese cuisine Monday, when host mother Bobbie Tucker arranged a visit to Edo, a restaurant in nearby Davenport.

Joe Nacchio

Want to really dislike Joe Nacchio? First remember Dan Gillmor’s notes from PC Forum last month. Joe Nacchio, CEO of Qwest, is whining. Poor guy, who took gazillions out of the company (thanks, Buzz, for the link) in stock sales

When office supplies attack… Zefrank

When office supplies attack… * * * * * Sex, politics, collaboration and sex“Y Tu Mamá También” director Alfonso Cuarón talks about saving his spicy Mexican road movie from the censors. What makes the film universal is not the sex,

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