March 5, 2012

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National

NORTH OF THE 52ND

Novelists Joseph and Amanda Boyden travel with the Tragically Hip to isolated Fort Albany, Ont., for the Great Moon Gathering
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Business

You’re about to get burned

Ottawa, the Bank of Canada and lenders have helped inflate a debt bubble even worse than America’s was before its housing crash. Why is everyone ignoring this unfolding disaster?
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Carly Simon, world-class narcissist

Plus, five days that shocked the world, novels inspired by Bernard Madoff and musicals, a secretary who became a king, and political advice from Quintus Cicero
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International

Women at war

A delegation goes after the region’s strongmen by using the clout of Nobel women
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Letters

I am one of the many Canadians who were unaware of the international trade in polar bear skins (“We’re shooting polar bears?!?” National, Feb. 20) and I am sickened by it. Why can’t we just leave these beautiful creatures alone? What would be the response from China if we wanted to trap and kill pandas for their spectacular pelts?
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Hef’s bosom buddy

Orillia’s Doug Sneyd, a Playboy cartoonist for 48 years, spotted Hugh Hefner’s No. 1 girlfriend first
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This week

Newsmakers

Putin’s photo-op flop, McCartney’s pot pledge, and Jean-Marie Le Pen gets his due
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Business

The new kid in town

Pinterest is the fastest-growing social network, and it’s raising serious doubts about Facebook’s lofty ambitions
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Society

Life with Binky and Chance

After training as a primatologist, Andrew Westoll became a biographer, of sorts, for 13 former lab chimps, living out their days at Quebec’s Fauna Sanctuary
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