The Army’s final report on a firefight that cost nine American soldiers their lives in Afghanistan in 2008 is playing down the findings of an earlier investigation. We take a look at why.
Along with fast food and premium coffee, Journalist Ethan Watters argues that American models of disorders like anorexia and depression are being embraced in other countries.
We take a look at the backlash after President Obama called Jeff Lurie, the owner of NFL star Michael Vick’s team, and thanked him for giving Vick a second chance following his prison sentence.
The New Oxford American Dictionary named Sarah Palin’s mash-up of refute and repudiate, “refudiate,” as its word of the year. Merriam Webster chose austerity. What were the words that caught your attention in 2010?
Mojo Magazine calls Dave Rawling’s first solo CD, “A Friend of A Friend,” one of the best Americana records of the year. Rawlings is perhaps better known as bluegrass singer-songwriter Gillian Welch’s musical partner, but she supports him on his first record as a headliner.
Prince is a brilliant musician, a mesmerizing performer and — according to cultural commentator Touré — a Generation X icon. Touré says Prince played a wise older brother to the latchkey kids of Gen X.7 Comments | more »
In New Jersey, where Hurricane Sandy killed dozens of people and caused nearly $30 billion in damage, many people are asking: will the shore be open for business?Comment | more »