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Jeff Bezos and The Washington Post

Joe Peyronnin | Posted 08.06.2013 | Media
Joe Peyronnin

The paper is at an important crossroads. Should The Washington Post's legacy of editorial independence, investigative journalism, outstanding writing and reporting, and service to the public become the victim of "frugality" and "customer obsessions", the paper will precipitously decline.

Iconic Whaling Bar in La Jolla to Close

Mary Duncan | Posted 03.04.2013 | Arts
Mary Duncan

Where do we go from here? Time will tell if a modern French styled bistro will fill the void left by the absence of deep wooden walls, whaling murals and worn red leather booths where many famous "bottoms" sat.

Merci-Donnant in Paris

Joan Z. Shore | Posted 02.06.2013 | Travel
Joan Z. Shore

My first attempt to celebrate Thanksgiving in France was during my first year in Paris, as the new correspondent in the CBS News bureau.

Brief Encounter With Mike Wallace, the Vineyard's Famous Renter

Bernard Starr | Posted 06.10.2012 | Media
Bernard Starr

Mike Wallace was best known as the hard-hitting investigative journalist on 60 Minutes. But there was another side to him. He helped untold numbers of people suffering from depression when he went public about his own battles with the disorder.

'How to Be Happy' and Stop Being Fearful

Francesca Biller | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Francesca Biller

Children are naturally prone to curiosity -- but all too often this is replaced by nurture that cautions against everything that is unknown, leading ultimately to a life ultimately not much worth knowing about at all.

Changing the Present

Dr. Susan Corso | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Susan Corso

Is anyone else having trouble shopping for the holidays this year? I sure am. I'm finding that I cannot buy things. I'm definitely in the spirit of the season, but things just aren't cutting it.

Herb Sargent

One For The Table | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
One For The Table

I believe that you choose people to fulfill roles in your life. And I cast Herb in the role, not only of mentor but -- there's a Jewish expression called tzaddik.