2 April 2010

PEN/Faulkner to Alexie

It’s the season of literary awards. The PEN/FaulknerAward for Fiction has gone to Sherman Alexie for ‘War Dances.’ Read all about it. The four other finalists: […]
2 April 2010

Printing less is more

It’s never a bad idea to save paper, and a better idea to get more out of your printer. PC World has come up with ten […]
1 April 2010

April fuel

Do you remember the surprising news from the fast food world about the introduction of the left-handed Whopper? Or the Italian spaghetti harvest? Portable zip codes […]
30 March 2010

The Bancroft pantheon

Virtually every great American historian of the postwar era has received the Bancroft Prize. The 2010 Bancroft Prizes have just been announced, and the winners are: […]