Posted on Friday, May 2, 2014
Racist remarks, a botched execution, deadly storms and more. Seven days gave us seven sounds.
The Internet is vast, and contains multitudes. We’re glad that some of those multitudes discovered our hours of interest during this very diverse and busy week of stories. Also, trains.
Posted on Wednesday, April 30, 2014
Senator Claire McCaskill (D-MO) has some strong words for perpetrators of college sexual assault: “We will not really turn this corner until we put some of these perpetrators in prison and send a message that this is criminal behavior.”
Posted on Tuesday, April 29, 2014
Economist Thomas Piketty and former Chairman of the Council of Economic Advisers N. Gregory Mankiw debate inequality, the middle class and the American economic system.
The NBA bans embattled LA Clippers owner Donald Sterling for life, fines him $2.5 million and continues a conversation on race and racism in America.
Posted on Friday, April 25, 2014
We rode a great many Twitter canoes with you all this week, and wondered: might it be possible our participation isn’t even noticed sometimes?
Posted on Thursday, April 24, 2014
With a satellite phone call from Mount Everest’s Base Camp, climber and filmmaker David Breashears informs us that the Everest climbing season “is over.”
Posted on Friday, April 18, 2014
Holy week with an unholy shooter. South Koreans scramble to save hundreds. Putin plays to the crowd in questioning. Seven days gave us seven sounds.
Space moon oceans, Gabriel García Márquez and the problems with depressing weeks in the news. Also: important / unnecessary infographics that help explain everyone’s favorite 1980′s power ballad.
Posted on Thursday, April 17, 2014
Some helpful links and tools for navigating FAFSA and other college financial aid tools.