This Week In GOOD

Remember the last time you got a really bad rugburn? No. Well, it stings. A bit like that whole business yesterday. But one thing that doesn't sting is a long weekend. One of those such weekends is upon us. Here's what lead up to it.Ashcroft: flipity flopity.Laptops: warring.Green Architecture: awarded.Perth: sea-powered.Toothpaste: poisoned.Muslims: in America.The Messiah: now a shark.Coburn: not a Carson fan.Scientific Advances: resisted.Indy Charity: not til Sunday.Star Wars: remembered.Laptops: getting thinner.Bags: getting greener.Whether you're sipping salt-rimmed margaritas by the sea or just meandering the streets of your local concrete jungle, please be safe. We want you back in one piece come Tuesday.Love,GOOD

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President Trump's appearance at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland was a mixed bag.

The theme of the event was climate change, but Trump chose to use his 30 minutes of speaking time to brag about the "spectacular" U.S. economy and encouraged world leaders to invest in America.

He didn't mention climate change once.

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Last Friday, GOOD reported on an infuriating incident that went down at a Massachusetts Target.

A Target manager who's come to be known as "Target Tori," was harassed by Twitter troll David Leavitt for not selling him an $89 Oral-B Pro 5000 toothbrush for a penny.

He describes himself as a "multimedia journalist who has worked for CBS, AXS, Yahoo, and others."

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The Australian bushfires have claimed 27 human lives, an estimated 1 billion animals are feared dead, and thousands of properties have been completely decimated.

The fires were caused by extreme heat and dryness, the result of 2019 being the country's hottest year on record, with average temperatures 1.52C above the 1961-1990 average.

The area hit hardest by the fires, New South Wales, also had its hottest year on record, with temperatures rising 1.95C above average.

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