Originally published on Thu December 20, 2012 2:16 pm
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"Everyone calls me Geppetto," announces Lou Nasti. "I mean, look at me: The glasses, the gray hair — and I play with dolls. Come on."
The gang rape of a young woman on a bus in Delhi has touched off outrage and soul-searching in the increasingly unsafe Indian capital.
Spontaneous protests have erupted, while anguished members of Parliament decried the attack.
This time of year, many are thinking about giving to one charity or another and wondering just how much good their donations will do.
Food waste is not just a problem for restaurants — airports also have to deal with piles of this kind of garbage.