Linton Weeks

Linton Weeks appears in the following:

The End Of Football As We Know It

Tuesday, August 06, 2013

Lawsuits, new rules, drug testing — football is going through drastic changes.


Hoo Boy! A Hamlet Full Of Hobos

Monday, August 05, 2013

The National Hobo Convention: It makes you wander.


A 6-Pack Of Beer Summits

Friday, August 02, 2013

Beer — it soothes the savage breast and sometimes allows unlike-minded people to find common ground.


The Anthony Weiner Personality Test

Thursday, August 01, 2013

Just how well would you get along with the New York City mayoral candidate? Take this quiz.


Gender Trenders: Changing Courses In College

Wednesday, July 31, 2013

Across America, colleges are trying to figure out new policies for transgender students.

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The Secret Meanings Of Tattoos

Tuesday, July 30, 2013

Beauty may be skin deep, but the reasons behind certain tattoos can go much deeper.


5 Faces Of Nerdfighters

Monday, July 29, 2013

The motto of the Nerdfighters community: Don't forget to be awesome.


The Wackiest Water Slides In America

Friday, July 26, 2013

From Orlando, Fla., to Santa Claus, Ind., here are seven summer slides.


A Little Old American Bonsai

Thursday, July 25, 2013

A bonsai tree grows in Mississippi.


Culture War Cookbook, With Soup Recipes

Wednesday, July 24, 2013

Politically minded cooks pass their dishes from one side of the aisle to the other.


Civil Obedience: Defusing A Heated Moment

Monday, July 22, 2013

Can Americans balance passion with civility?


Monsters On Magazine Covers: A Quick History

Friday, July 19, 2013

Controversy sells — and so magazine covers often feature controversial figures.


5 Odd Things Named After Presidents

Thursday, July 18, 2013

Schools, libraries and airports are named after presidents — as are other things that might surprise you.


The United Stats Of America

Monday, July 15, 2013

I, for one, welcome our new stat nerd overlords.


The Last Telegram? STOP The Presses

Friday, July 12, 2013

Reports of the demise of telegrams are premature.


Puzzlers' Convention: A Story In Two Puzzles

Thursday, July 11, 2013

As the National Puzzlers' League holds a convention in Texas on Thursday, The Protojournalist's Linton Weeks marks the event with a puzzle.


Elevator Pitch: Why Care About Washington?

Wednesday, July 10, 2013

Mark Leibovich, author of a just-published book about the ickiness of Washington, makes a case for why people should care.


What's Next, A Preschool Of Law?

Tuesday, July 09, 2013

Preschools of the Arts are cropping up across America. The mind reels with thoughts of petite portrait artists and baby ballerinas.


The Life Of Paula Deen: In A Four-Course Menu

Monday, July 08, 2013

What's on the menu? A Paula Deen retrospective.


Haiku In The News: Wimbledon

Saturday, July 06, 2013

Found poetry in a Wimbledon story.