Holiday Fun: "Elf Yourself" Website
Oh, this is such a smile-inducing website! Take a photo of yourself or your loved one, and attach it onto a dancing elf! Yes, you can get a free Flash animation of you doing the John Travolta disco dance...makes for a fabulous holiday greeting gard, and ...
Jack Bauer and the Ethics of Urgency
Composed of 24 one-hour episodes, the show chronicles the workday of the ... or their own lives if this will help prevent the terrorist act. Special Agent Jack Bauer, played by Kiefer Sutherland, embodies this attitude at its purest. Without qualms ...
Permanent Temp Workers in the U.S. Are at the Mercy of Some of the Weakest Labor-Protection Laws in the West
As time passed, instead of getting a raise, he said, his rate per ... and how much they’ll be paid. Carlos Dubon worked as a temp for a recycling plant in New Bedford, Mass., for 11 years, never receiving a raise above the state’s minimum wage.
The Hockey Mom With A $150K Wardrobe
I'm sick of the media determining what is a gaffe and what is not. How much play did Palin's repeated stoopidity about the VP's constitutional restrictions get? Biden can repeat it every day and give examples -- and follow up with "who do you want to deal ...
How An Ethically Challenged Researcher Found A Home at the University of Miami
Three weeks ago, the National Institutes of Health announced new rules to govern federally-funded researchers and their financial conflicts of interest. Three years in the making, the policy will affect over 38,000 scientists at 2000 organizations as the ...