Hidden among all of those Facebook posts of dogs, cats and kids -- which are really only important to their owners -- are the ever-increasing 'feel sorry for me' posts. These often contain messages designed to attract a bevy of comments.
East of Borneo is a site that allows editors to build an archive of Los Angeles, past and present, using the power of collectivity to create depth and complexity. What are the multiple points of view in L.A.? This new site aims to find out.
It was just a small item in the Post but it may have larger implications: The NYPD's Legal Bureau determined that it was a conflict of interest for police officers to work off-duty for a company doing business with the city.
Newspapers seem to be clinging to blandness as a viable business model in an exciting new world of opinions available to their potential customers -- to their detriment. And then they wonder why they're failing.