Daily Archive: April 22, 2014

Open Post on Gun Violence

Shootings in Chicago are on the rise despite some of the most strict gun laws in the nation.


NYPD attempts to crowdsource PR photos.  Hilarity ensues.

How To: Cook Oven-Fried Chicken

Although there are a variety of ways to beautifully prepare chicken, none to me is as easy, as satisfying, and as homely as oven-fried chicken. I had the great fortune of being raised by...


From Mad Rocket Scientist comes this brief but amazing reflection on fatherhood and the word “love.”

Whither the 15-Hour Week: An Inquiry

In 1930, John Maynard Keynes made a bold prediction that the future would see drastically shorter working hours. Keynes predicted that only the most extreme workaholics would work more than fifteen hours a week....


A musical tribute to one of the world’s great cities.