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7 Tennis Greats Sign Petition in YouTube Tennis Video

Paul Sanderson | Posted 08.12.2014 | Impact
Paul Sanderson

We used to have a hit together at these handball courts in New York every Saturday or Sunday morning, even through winter. Neither of us ever thought we were going to lose the battle to save her.

Who Should Decide? States' Rights, Local Authority and the Future of the Internet

David Morris | Posted 07.25.2014 | Politics
David Morris

Republicans and private telecoms maintain that cities lack the capacity to build and manage broadband networks. They're empirically wrong. Of the 160 municipally owned broadband networks, the successes vastly outnumber the failures.

What's Love Got to Do With It?

Kathleen P. Enright | Posted 06.19.2014 | Impact
Kathleen P. Enright

I was struck by a question from Curtis Ogden of Interaction Institute for Social Change which boiled down to "What's love got to do with it?" As it turns out, when making a connection between values and practices, love can play a central role.

WATCH: Russell Wilson Brings the Heat

Posted 06.10.2013 | Sports

The Seattle Mariners topped the New York Yankees 4-1 on Friday at Safeco Field, but the highlight of the night may have belonged to Seattle Seahawks q...

Dan Clowes Retrospective Lands At The Oakland Museum of California

The Huffington Post | Kathleen Massara | Posted 04.16.2012 | Arts

Dan Clowes is a comic book artist, a screenwriter, and a man with a lot of empathy for disgruntled Americans. He is the author of "Ghost World," "Mist...

'Broken Windows' Theorist Dies

AP | By JAY LINDSAY | Posted 05.02.2012 | Politics

BOSTON -- Political scientist James Q. Wilson, whose "broken windows" theory on crime-fighting helped trigger a nationwide move toward community polic...

Ideas, Inventions and Patents are Worthless Without Knowing Who Will Buy Your Product

Jerry Chautin | Posted 02.20.2012 | Business
Jerry Chautin

The Pulvers needed help with forming a legal entity, advice on marketing and on protecting their product against knockoffs. So Dick Fenster put together a team of SCORE volunteers that included a lawyer and two engineers with patent and marketing experience.

'Sideways' Director To Make Adaptation Of 'Wilson'

deadline.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

EXCLUSIVE: Fox Searchlight has made a deal for Wilson, a Dan Clowes-created graphic novel that the author will adapt as a potential directing vehicle ...

Valerie Plame's Husband: Dick Cheney Is A Traitor

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Joe Wilson, husband of outed CIA agent Valerie Plame, kept his criticism of ex-Vice President Dick Cheney and Cheney's former chief of staff Scooter L...

Karl Rove Boosts Joe Wilson: South Carolina Must Re-Elect 'You Lie' Republican

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Former George W. Bush adviser Karl Rove spoke at a South Carolina GOP event this weekend and stressed the importance of re-electing Republican Congres...

The GOP Is "Shooting the Messenger"

Joan E. Dowlin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Joan E. Dowlin

I'm all for freedom of speech, but I thought there was an unwritten decorum that was supposed to be practiced in the halls of Washington when debating. I've never seen such animosity in DC.

Charlie Wilson Dead: Texas Congressman Was Hero Of 'Charlie Wilson's War'

AP | JAMIE STENGLE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

DALLAS — Charlie Wilson, the fun-loving Texas congressman whose backroom dealmaking funneled millions of dollars in weapons to Afghanistan, allo...

Obama's Nobel Peace Prize Is a Huge Stretch

Earl Ofari Hutchinson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Earl Ofari Hutchinson

I have to think that privately Obama scratched his head and wondered, why me?

Friday Talking Points [93] -- Lies, Lies And Propaganda

Chris Weigant | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Chris Weigant

Political discussions in America are fast becoming solely theological in nature.. Each side has their beliefs. Each has their tenets which they fervently defend. Much of this is done on faith.

Baucus, Conrad Cave To Joe Wilson In Health Care Bill

AP | ERICA WERNER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — The White House strengthened its stand against health care coverage for illegal immigrants Friday, and a pivotal Senate committee l...

A Breakthrough in the Presidency! (Now What?)

John Tepper Marlin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
John Tepper Marlin

If history is a guide, the breakthrough of having a non-white president should be helpful for the rights of women. Progress happens in spurts.