Daily Archive: February 8, 2014

Not Guilty of a Crime That Didn’t Happen

In 2013, eighty-seven folks were exonerated of the crimes for which they were convicted. Twenty-seven of them were exonerated for convictions of murder, arson, and sex crimes that it was determined never happened (or...

The Olympics and Casual Sports Fans

Last night the 2014 Winter Olympics kicked off with a typically long opening ceremony. My wife and I did our usual routine of waiting through all of the various national teams so that we could see what Team USA was wearing this year. We then tuned in and out of the performances until the Olympic Torch was lit. This marks the start of 2 weeks of sports-based obsession in our home.

What Are Folks Really Protesting?

How much of our collective outrage about the status of LGBTQ individuals in Russia is about LGBTQ rights and how much is about a lingering anti-Russian sentiment? Kazzy explores…