North America used to have a much more diverse assortment of apples. In fact, it's estimated that as many as 14,000 different varieties of apples were grown here in the 19th century. Today, only about 90 varieties are commercially grown.
There have now been a series of incidents where state workers have taken light-haired children away from their Roma parents — a witch-hunt spurred by recent events in Greece. But unlike in the past, we now have a scientific way to fight this kind of racism.
I suspected Justin Bieber was no innocent when I saw him for the first time on television.