Linton Weeks

Linton Weeks appears in the following:

The Runner-Up Religions Of America

Sunday, June 22, 2014

One nation under God, with many different religious traditions.


A Native American Take On Tornadoes

Tuesday, June 17, 2014

What causes deadly twisters? The Native Americans of Oklahoma offered one answer.


5 TV Shows That Deserve Another Chance

Wednesday, June 11, 2014

With the success of the Kickstarter campaign for the erstwhile TV show Reading Rainbow, we draw up a short list of other shows worthy of another whirl.


Fashion For The Germophobe

Monday, June 09, 2014

In these pre-apocalyptic times, fashion seems to be tilting toward safety and protection.


Should There Be A University Of Politics?

Wednesday, June 04, 2014

Other countries provide formal training for people who want to be national leaders. Why not the U.S.?


Art In A Jar 2: Details, Details

Tuesday, May 27, 2014

Can you find the masterpiece in the mass of pieces?


Bewildered By Bilderberg

Wednesday, May 21, 2014

By creating a Google Alert for a mysterious meeting of the world's power brokers, we came to know that there is a lot we don't know.


5 Fab Fads That Just Faded Away

Saturday, May 17, 2014

Remembering a time in America when chameleon coiffures and sand baths were all the rage.


The 2014 Club Sandwich Index

Wednesday, May 14, 2014

To some, the traditional double-decker delicacy is an example of excess. To others, it's pure excellence.


Would A Pol By Any Other Name Smell As Sweet?

Monday, May 12, 2014

American politicians may not be able to change their stripes, but they can change their names.


KEXP Presents: Tacocat

Monday, May 12, 2014

The Seattle punk-pop band's name is a palindrome, not to mention a potential Internet meme. Watch Tacocat perform "Crimson Wave" live in KEXP's studio.


13 Spliffy Jobs In The Marijuana Industry

Thursday, May 08, 2014

With various forms of pot legalization sweeping the country, the weed buzzness is booming.


The State Department Is 'Deeply Concerned'

Thursday, May 01, 2014

Time and again, we hear that the U.S. State Department is "deeply concerned" about international affairs. How deep? And how concerned?


A Life Story In 6 Songs — Part 3

Tuesday, April 29, 2014

When Erica Werner sings to her singing parrot, the term "songbirds" takes on a whole new meaning.


Keeping An Eye On The KKK

Sunday, April 27, 2014

We asked Google to alert us to Ku Klux Klan activities for a week and our mailbox filled up quickly.


Tweet Suits: Social Media And The Law

Thursday, April 24, 2014

In this age of social media, is every negative experience a possible class action?


Google Frecking: The Week In Pandas

Sunday, April 20, 2014

Based on Google Alerts, a snapshot of pandas in black-and-white. In the here-and-now.


Art In A Jar: A Puzzle In Blue, Yellow And Shred

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

Can you identify masterpieces — by just looking at the pieces?


The Grumpy Point: When A Man Turns 70

Monday, April 14, 2014

For many older men, life gets better and better — until it gets worse.


4 Strange Sports In America's Past

Friday, April 11, 2014

If you think beer pong and mud wrestling are odd contests, you should check the history books.