Charged With a Crime? Better Check Your Facebook Pictures
Earlier this year, the realms of law and new media collided when Lori Drew was hit with federal charges for creating a fake MySpace page and harassing a neighboring teenager, who then committed suicide. In another case of courtrooms v. technology ...
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 ...
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 ...
Making the most of the stimulus package
Some experts say that’s why lawmakers preferred this structure. Other ways you will see tax breaks and tax credits from the stimulus plan: - A patch on the AMT (Alternative Minimum Tax). That could save tens of thousands of families from a 2,000-tax-punch.
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 ...