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Be on your guard… April 1 has arrived and it’s time to celebrate April Fools’ Day, an annual day of exploitation of the chronically gullible. In France, April Fool’s Day is known as Poisson d’Avril (April fish) when children play tricks on friends by sticking a picture of a fish on their back.   The origins of April Fools’ Day There’s some uncertainty about when and…

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In July this year, a worldwide furore was sparked concerning the death of a beloved lion. Cecil was a 13-year old male Southwest African lion and the best-known animal at Hwange National Park in Zimbabwe. The magnificent beast was slain when an American dentist paid a professional hunter $50,000 to help kill him. Barbaric actions in the name of a vain and meaningless trophy. Cecil made headlines due to…

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