Weak hearts

Nearly everyone gave President Obama two thumbs up following his Tuesday night address to a joint session of congress. His speech was a skillful blend of cold-light-of-day realism about America's economic troubles and upbeat, can-do optimism. The stock markets,...

The sequel

My four-year-old son snuck a peek at the animated kids film, "Monster House," recently. It was while the "older kids" (read: six- and seven-year-olds) were watching. He saw no more than 10 or so minutes of it, enough that he bugged me for...

The judges agree

The Commonwealth Court struck at least a glancing blow for consumers' rights Monday. The seven-judge panel ruled that the Wegmans grocery chain can indeed sell six packs of beer out of its in-store cafes. The Malt Beverage Distributors Association...

Tweet this

Or would that be "Investigative Twittering?" Anyway, the upcoming announcements of this year's Pulitzer Prize winners got me thinking about the explosion of wireless online media platforms like Facebook and Twitter as well as the many Web...