Daily Archives: April 2, 2009

The Prime Directive

Mark Bowden’s profile of New York Times publisher Arthur Ochs Sulzberger Jr. in the May Vanity Fair includes the following observation: “While clearly smart, Arthur is not especially intellectual. For what it’s worth, he is a Star Trek fan.” Which … Continue reading

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P to the On to the Z

Andy Borowitz has some fun with NPR listeners for April Fool’s Day. In this wide-ranging interview, Andy portrays University of Minnesota financial expert Davis Logsdon on WNYC, the NPR station in New York. An expert on Ponzi schemes, Professor Logsdon … Continue reading

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The Queen’s iPod

President Obama gave Queen Elizabeth an iPod during their private meeting at Buckingham Palace, the BBC reports. “It contains footage of her state visit to the US in May 2007.” What else came preloaded on the Queen’s iPod?

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