Amazon turns Orwellian in fight with authors

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NYTIMES) — Amazon must be spooked by the idea of writers massing against it, because over the weekend it launched its own counterrevolutionary force. The retailer created a more…

Print is down, and now out

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NYTIMES) — A year ago last week, it seemed as if print newspapers might be on the verge of a comeback, or at least on the brink of, more…

Obama seeks to appease pagan gods

by Steve Peacock -- [caption id="attachment_1121715" align="aligncenter" width="650"] Temple to Sobek[/caption] Amid surging violence in the Mideast, from Gaza to Syria to Iraq, the Obama administration is stepping up efforts in Egypt more…

'Aunt Jemima' heirs file $2 billion lawsuit

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Reuters) D.W. Hunter, the great grandson of Anna Short Harrington, the woman who became "Aunt Jemima," has filed a class action lawsuit against PepsiCo, The Quaker Oats Company, more…

Life coaching 1 of fastest growing careers

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DigitalJournal) After the 2007 economic crash, many individuals were faced with unemployment and the challenge of finding a new career, leading some to venture into what has become more…

Millennials' jobs outsourced to their grandparents

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (American Thinker) The Los Angeles Times ran a story titled "Freelance Workers a Growing Segment of California Economy" lamenting that millennials working part-time costs California $17 billion a more…

Former postmaster blasts USPS stamp choices

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Washington Post) A former postmaster general and prominent stamp collector is accusing the U.S. Postal Service of "prostituting" its stamp program, sacrificing cultural icons for pop culture in more…