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Godzilla and the Birth of Modern Environmentalism

David Ropeik | Posted 08.12.2014 | Green
David Ropeik

Are these technological solutions to some of the damage humans have done to ourselves and the natural world, or are they just versions of Castle Bravo and the Oxygen Destroyer, escalations of a self-destructive technological death spiral?

Lady Gaga, FAME and The Age of Aquarius

Lisa Paul Streitfeld | Posted 11.16.2012 | Arts
Lisa Paul Streitfeld

Lady Gaga and her new scent, FAME, turned the tables during a night of masquerade at the Guggenheim museum in New York. While there, guests were asked...

Occupy Wall Street: Is Something Happening Here?

Dr. Jerry Webman | Posted 01.07.2012 | Business
Dr. Jerry Webman

The point here is that the issue should be debated with an open mind. As Still's song reminds us, "Nobody's right if everybody's wrong."

Coca-Cola Accuses Goldman Sachs Of Manipulating Metal Prices: WSJ

The Huffington Post | James Sunshine | Posted 08.20.2011 | Business

Goldman Sachs, the fifth-largest U.S. bank by assets, has been accused of manipulating the metals market, leading to artificially high prices, the Wal...

Dog Ears Music: The Leftovers/What's to Eat? Playlist

The Everlasting Phil Ramone and Danielle Evin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
The Everlasting Phil Ramone and Danielle Evin

This week, we feature music by Iggy Pop, Sean Hayes, The Leftovers, Joanna Newsom, Donna Summer, Oppenheimer and more.

Wall Street Will Cut 80,000 Jobs In 18 Months, Says Former Analyst

Bloomberg | Yalman Onaran | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Securities firms around the world will cut as many as 80,000 jobs in the next 18 months as revenue growth begins to slow, said Meredith Whitney, the f...

The Big Short: Inside the Doomsday Machine by Michael Lewis

Alicia Whitaker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Alicia Whitaker

"...the powers that be might step in at any time to prevent individual American subprime mortgage borrowers from failing. The powers that be never did...