In an effort to reduce the cost of street cleaning, lawmakers have ruled that all gum sold in Spain must use a less-sticky copolymer of vinyl acetate and vinyl laurate. The only problem: The new compounds are linked to cancer.
Last month, Liv Tyler pulled over to check on the welfare of a child she saw being yelled at and got in a argument. NY Times writer Spence Halperin had the same thing happen to him on the subway.
With the loss of San Francisco's Proposition K, which eliminates funding for the police to prosecute sex workers or educate their clients, and the announcement that federal government declined — in accordance with its long-standing guidelines — to prosecute Eliot Spitzer on prostitution-related charges, it is clear…