April 18, 2004

Coconut Economics

One thing you won't hear a U.S. presidential candidate accuse an opposing candidate of: lacking in knowledge of "coconut economics".

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April 11, 2004

Belize Believes in Coconuts

According to this AP wire story, coconut milk is in pretty much everything you eat in Belize.

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Coconut Recipes

A story on debates about coconut's nutritional value, plus some some recipes (suggesting that the verdict is OK).

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Too much spirit kills sorcerer

Here's a news report out of Sri Lanka of a sorcerer who accidentally killed himself instead of removing the evil spirit from a customer:

The 71-year-old man had used his full force to dash a coconut on the ground as part of the ritual on behalf of a customer, but lost his balance and ended up hooked on the trident, a weapon of Hindu gods, the Sinhalese-language Lankadeepa said.

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