Iceland Archive

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    Zug post: I have my doubts about Canadian plastic money

    Tweet Special to HEINUS by Samuel Zug  So, Canada is trying out plastic cash. Not a plastic cash card, but actual plastic bills, plastic folding money. An entrepreneur like me applauds this. We can’t be hidebound in our thinking. We need to try new things […]

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    Bobby Fischer ordered exhumed, new chess matches set

    Tweet The remains of former world chess champion Bobby Fischer, who died in Iceland in January 2008, were ordered exhumed by the Icelandic Supreme Court on June 17 in an effort to settle an long standing paternity suit. At a press conference in Las Vegas […]

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    Iceland volcano blows top over name

    Tweet This weekend, Iceland experienced an eruption at the Eyjafjallajokull volcano. As many as 500 people were reportedly evacuated from the area near the volcano. It was only after journalists from a variety of world media outlets were on the scene in Iceland that the […]

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