Recent days and weeks have been rather eventful:
- Deposed Egypt leader Morsi the subject of pro- and anti- protests
- Scottsman Andy Murray takes Wimbledon title
- Whistleblower John Snowden, still in Russian airport, holds conference with human rights NGOs
- Malala Yusafzai speaks before United Nations
- Duke & Duchess of Cambridge pass due date for royal baby. Swag.
- Murder trial of George Zimmerman finds him not guilty. American public responds. Heatedly. And en masse.
- Glee star Cory Monteith found dead in Vancouver hotel room
- Robert Galbraith is in fact JK Rowling
- Sudanese President al-Bashir travels to Nigeria unmolested
- UN signs deal for UAVs (unarmed drones) to use in DRC
- FARDC government troops make strong stand against M23
- Former President Nelson Mandela may reach 95th birthday