Im Not Choking Her!: How an Andy Kaufman Joke Lives on Today

In the canon of big, important American years, 1979 doesn't get as much attention as say, 1776, or 1812, or 1945. But it had some sleeper hits: Sony dropped the Walkman; Voyager 1 found Jupiters rings; Aaliyah was bornalso, comedian Saturday Night Live, wrestled Lacoste heiress Mimi Lambert for three straight minutes, pinned her, kicked […]

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G20 public finance for fossil fuels ‘is four times more than renewables’

Soft loans, subsidies and World Bank funding mean nations are talking out of both sides of their mouths on climate, says report The G20 nations provide four times more public financing to fossil fuels than to renewable energy, a report has revealed ahead of their summit in Hamburg, where Angela Merkel has said climate change […]

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World’s wildlife being pushed to the edge by humans – in pictures

Global wildlife populations will decline by 67% by 2020 unless urgent action is taken, warns the biennial Living Planet report. From elephants to eels, here are some of the wildlife populations most affected by human activity Read more: https://www.theguardian.com/environment/gallery/2016/oct/27/worlds-wildlife-being-pushed-to-the-edge-by-humans-in-pictures

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