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Percentage of Western Hemisphere countries besides Cuba whose leaders Noriega believes have been “freely elected”: 100

The brown bears of Greece continued chewing through telephone poles.

In Peru, a 51-year-old activist became the first former sex worker to run for the national legislature. “I’m going to put order,” she said, “in that big brothel which is Congress.”

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