Tuesday, February 22, 2005

Web prowl
The US News and World Report delves into the life of the young Abraham Lincoln, who was recently voted by Americans as their greatest president. From Time magazine, Pankaj Mishra explores the deeper happiness offered by Buddhism. Also from the same newsmagazine, Alan Robles asks why, despite burdens like poverty and pollution, Filipinos tend to be happy. Der Spiegel reports on how Spain,led by its socialist prime minister fetes the novel Don Quixote, four hundred years after its first publication.

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