A big question for me—and I think the main question of our story—is not whether this or other “public interest” GMO efforts are trojan horses for Monsanto or other firms but whether separated from the heavy-handed efforts of those companies and GMO technology can be acceptable as part of a broader effort to respond to climate change and other huge challenges to feeding the world. Is it possible to separate the principle from the business agenda?
I created a Facebook dating site to help me get over my own break-up a few months ago. But then I posted that we should have one giant dating event for Christmas and it just took off from there.
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Canadian cartoonist Gary Clement captures the highs and lows of Facebook’s much-hyped IPO last week. It all looked great last Friday when trading opened. But since then Facebook shares have only fallen in the first three days of trading, from their $38 IPO price to a close of $32 on Wednesday, May 23rd.