Best Signs From the March for Science

  In the 15 years I’ve lived in Washington, DC, I’ve attended more than a dozen political protests and marches, and watched far more on TV. In all that time, however, I’ve never seen a…



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Spring Check-in and the Importance of Momentum

  It’s springtime in DC, Easter Sunday and the tail end of cherry blossom season. Last night, the city hosted its annual cherry blossom fireworks over by Southwest Waterfront: Winter’s behind us, the weather is…




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The United Airlines Scandal – Best Tweets

  I’m still trying to wrap my head around the ill-fated (and immoral) decision of several United Airlines employees to forcibly remove passenger Dr. David Dao from an “overbooked” flight on Sunday. As it turns…




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2017 Oscars — Thoughts and Predictions

  Last year, I posted the first of my annual Academy Awards predictions, and am happy to say that, having nailed 9 out of 12, I got it mostly right. This year is much tougher….


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10 Best Ads of Super Bowl 51 (2017)

  Each year the Super Bowl is as notable for its ads as for the game itself. As the most-watch television event of the year, brands of all stripes use the event to unveil their…