January 26, 2009

SPECIAL REPORT

CAN WE REALLY SPEND OUR WAY OUT OF THIS MESS?

WORLD

WILL YOU BE MY FRIEND?

SPECIAL REPORT

SPEEDING TOWARD THE ABYSS

CAN WE REALLY SPEND OUR WAY OUT OF THIS MESS? 2021
SPECIAL REPORT

CAN WE REALLY SPEND OUR WAY OUT OF THIS MESS?

The remarkable re-embrace of deficit spending is every bit as mindless as the financial panic that preceded it
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WORLD

WILL YOU BE MY FRIEND?

Who can Canada count on in president Barack Obama’s new Washington?
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SPECIAL REPORT

SPEEDING TOWARD THE ABYSS

The U.S. is on pace to take on $10 trillion in debt over the next decade. What happens when America's credit runs dry?
IT'S ALL ABOUT YOU 3839
SOCIETY

IT'S ALL ABOUT YOU

The debt crisis is just a symptom: how the new narcissism became a marketer’s dream, and turned our economy on its head. An exclusive excerpt,
'Some celebrities use pregnancy and their kids to get ahead. As I say, “Sell your firstborn.” Even Angelina Jolie does that.' 1213
INTERVIEW

'Some celebrities use pregnancy and their kids to get ahead. As I say, “Sell your firstborn.” Even Angelina Jolie does that.'

PEREZ HILTON TALKS TO ANNE KINGSTON ABOUT JOHN TRAVOLTA'S TRAGEDY, HIS ISSUE WITH AVRIL LAVIGNE, AND THE NEW 15 SECONDS OF FAME
‘A family’s happiness does not depend on whether their loved one gets sober’ 45
MAILBAG

‘A family’s happiness does not depend on whether their loved one gets sober’

YOUR YEAR IN PHOTOS issue (Jan. 5) contained a reasonable balance of the positive and negative events of 2008. That is a significant improvement relative to the large amount of negative news that circulates around too often in various forms of media.
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THE BACK PAGES

Literally leaping off the page

Reality and fiction collide spectacularly in Cornelia Funke’s beloved ’Inkworld' trilogy, a magical ode to reading
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BUSINESS

YOU CALL THIS A SHOWROOM?

This year, Detroit’s annual auto party feels more like a wake
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NATIONAL

CASHING IN ON MAIL

Profits are up—yet rates are rising again. Does Canada Post need a radical rethink?
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WORLD

CAN OBAMA WIN THE MIDDLE EAST?

Expectations for the new president were high, but the reservoir of goodwill in the Arab world is being drained
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