- "it is my great regret to inform you that Atlas Shrugged: Part I is neither good nor good-bad, but bad-bad-bad-bad. I dreamed, not of sesame chicken, but of my own swift and merciful death, and that of the director, not necessarily in that order."
- Baby penguin being tickled. OMG teh cutez!
- The headline slightly exaggerates - she was basically doing work experience with her MEP. And I'm aware of at least one professional interpreter at the European Parliament with a serious visual impairment - an Irish bloke who sometimes gets the same train as me - and would not be surprised if there are many others. But in any case it's a nice story.
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