Topic: National Public Radio
The Democrats need a Falstaff to point out the absurdities of GOP positions. The views of Rick Perry, Mitt Romney, and Michele Bachmann would give him plenty of comic fodder.
09/07/2011 12:52 pm
Poet Maya Angelou says a truncated quote on the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial makes the civil rights icon seem like an 'arrogant twit.' Public art is always controversial, and this is no exception.
09/01/2011 05:52 pm
The 2011 report from Bookfinder includes a book on sweater designs from the Tudor royals and a pancake cookbook.
08/29/2011 10:50 am
It may not cost as much as hurricane Katina, but hurricane Irene is likely to cause billions of dollars in damages once she finishes her whirlwind trek up the East Coast.
08/27/2011 07:28 pm
Could the lowly air conditioner be the linchpin of Col. Muammar Qaddafi's regime? Libya is, after all, a very hot country.
08/22/2011 02:57 pm
The reports suggest that, despite what might seem like common sense, investment in dangerous pockets of Mexico is up.
08/08/2011 12:04 pm
Michelle Obama talks about her 'Let's Move!' initiative and the White House's 'kitchen garden' in the August issue of Better Homes and Gardens, but the cover shot may be all that’s needed.
07/22/2011 02:06 pm
The drama of the phone-hacking hearing in Parliament that starred Rupert Murdoch and his son has me wondering what I might say to the elder Murdoch if I had the chance. The main thing: Ethics matters, not just legality.
07/20/2011 05:00 pm
The passive voice has its place – but we should watch out when it shows up in the wrong place in news stories.
06/28/2011 05:14 pm
In the context of date-rape statistics, the sexually charged antics of college men aren’t just harmless fun. Up to 30 percent of college women have been victims of date rape. It's time to change the campus culture that entitles male sexual dominance.
06/28/2011 10:20 am