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Archive - Apr 12, 2006

Submitted by Darryl Mason on April 12, 2006 - 5:14pm.
Drilling Downer

"Don’t panic. The questions will be tough, but your Prime Minister set up this inquiry, he set the terms of reference, so you haven’t got too much to worry about. The commissioner in charge can’t prosecute you. All he can do is allow you to be questioned for a few hours by a team of kick-arse lawyers and QCs." Daryl Mason

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Submitted by Project Syndicate on April 12, 2006 - 7:40am.
Chernobyl's myths and misconceptions

"The twentieth anniversary of the Chernobyl nuclear accident of April 26, 1986 is prompting a new wave of alarmist claims about its impact on human health and the environment. As has become a ritual on such commemorative occasions, the death toll is tallied in the hundreds of thousands, and fresh reports are made of elevated rates of cancer, birth defects, and overall mortality." Kalman Mizsei and Louisa Vinton

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Submitted by Hamish Alcorn on April 12, 2006 - 7:36am.
Oh so popular
Oh so popular
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Submitted by Gus Leonisky on April 12, 2006 - 7:30am.
oh so popular
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