top, have you seen this spread of victoria beckham on elle? via Lost. bottom, a spanish farmer in the U.S. who has pioneered ethical foie gras. wonderful news if the idea of truffled foie gras potato tempura sounds good to you. a little heavy on a holiday, but this newsweek article takes an incredulous stand: that the presence of nuclear bombs might just make us safer. see what the journalist has to say over here, and what his opposers think.