“Bring on the Time Zones”

“Bring on the Time Zones,” W.D. Wetherell says in an excellent essay praising the “phantasmagoric” feeling jet lag produces.

American newspapers and objectivity

American newspapers are supposed to be objective. In comparison to British papers, are ours boring and “bloodless”?

American foundations and the economic downturn

Although their endowments have been hit hard by the economic downturn, American foundations are still giving away a lot of money.

Friedman on suicide bombing

Thomas Friedman argues that the US must act to ensure that the Palestinian suicide bombing strategy fails in their quest for statehood.