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Meet the People Who Lie on Train Tracks for Better Health

Of course, doctors say lying on train tracks provides no health benefit. Other than sharpening one’s reflexes, I guess. You’re supposed to get up, just before the train goes by.

08/03/2011

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Mattel Won’t Use Wood From Alleged Rain Forest Clear-Cutter

Mattel Inc. says it will stop using wood products from a Singapore company that’s been accused of clear-cutting rain forests in Indonesia.

06/10/2011

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Costumed Environmentalist Group Arrested Outside Disney Studios

The protesters were unhappy with Disney’s use of paper products in children’s books that supposedly come from endangered rain forests in Indonesia.

05/18/2011

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Paris Hilton Blocked From Entering Japan

Paris Hilton’s spokeswoman says Japanese officials have stopped the celebrity socialite from entering the country for a promotional appearance a day after she pleaded guilty to misdemeanor charges in Las Vegas.

09/21/2010