Linton Weeks

Linton Weeks appears in the following:

Haiku In The News: The New $100 Bill

Tuesday, September 10, 2013

Finding poetry / in the news of the moment / can be rewarding.


The Customization Of You — And Everything Else

Monday, September 09, 2013

Finally. A news story co-written by YOU about YOU that YOU can read to yourself.


Quick Question: Can Only The Rich Be President?

Friday, September 06, 2013

There is a history of well-heeled commanders in chief. "I still think it is possible for a person of modest means to become president — if the conditions are just right," one presidential historian says. "But wealth has always been a major qualifying factor for the presidency."


Falling Out Of Love With President Obama

Wednesday, September 04, 2013

Has the president lost his supporters?


Gone Tomorrow: Don't Mess With Texas Wildflowers

Tuesday, September 03, 2013

Known for bigness, Texas sometimes looks after the little things.


The Rise And Fall Of Slackers

Saturday, August 31, 2013

As we pause this Labor Day weekend to celebrate the Great American Worker, we can't help but wonder: Where have all the do-nothings gone? Like pay phones and video parlors, slackers seem to have disappeared.


Elevator Pitch: Contrarian Entrepreneurs

Thursday, August 29, 2013

Exploring the perils and promises of being a self-starter.


NeverEnding Stories: Chemical Warfare

Wednesday, August 28, 2013

For centuries, humans have waged war with deadly chemical weapons.


Haiku In The News: The Cyrus Family

Tuesday, August 27, 2013

Finding poetry / in the news of the moment / can be rewarding.


What Is Going No? Negativity In America

Monday, August 26, 2013

Things may not necessarily get better. And some say that's not always a bad thing.


Haiku In The News: Chris Christie, Rock Star

Thursday, August 22, 2013

Finding poetry in everyday news about the New Jersey governor.


Quick Question: Can Baseball Stop Retaliation?

Wednesday, August 21, 2013

Is there anything more that officials can do to keep grown men from hurling 90 mph fastballs at each other?


5 Odd Things You Can Buy

Tuesday, August 20, 2013

A consumer's guide to dinosaur poop and roadside trash.


Pondering Black And White In A Colorful World

Monday, August 19, 2013

Sometimes the most colorful occurrences in nature are in black-and-white.


The 2016 'Invisible Primary' — Made Visible

Friday, August 16, 2013

The 2016 presidential election is more than three years away, but the Invisible Primary is in full view.


Can Adhesive Bandages Be Racist?

Wednesday, August 14, 2013

Maybe we should reconsider the traditional skin tones of bandages.


Culture War Cookbook: Drinks For Two

Tuesday, August 13, 2013

Looking for something that evolutionists and creationists can agree on — perhaps a drink.


Baseball Danger: An Instant Conversation

Monday, August 12, 2013

In professional baseball, what's known as retaliation — when the pitcher from one team will intentionally throw the ball at a batter from the other team — can be risky business.


These Are Some Views Of Inflatable Things

Thursday, August 08, 2013

America's insatiable, inflatable love affair — a news story put to song.


Haiku In The News: The News

Wednesday, August 07, 2013

An interesting observation about news from the new owner of The Washington Post.