Linton Weeks appears in the following:
Wednesday, January 22, 2014
A great director, a soaring soundtrack, the look of a certain period — these factors and more can influence a film's staying power. Which of this season's award-winning flicks will stick?
Friday, January 17, 2014
Politicians of the world have caught on to the fact that Twitter can help get out the party line.
Wednesday, January 15, 2014
Half a century after the surgeon general's report linking smoking and cancer, the debate rages on.
Saturday, January 11, 2014
From nursery tunes to wedding marches to funeral dirges — what does your soundtrack sound like?
Wednesday, January 08, 2014
In these uncertain times, America turns to its superheroes — for truth, justice and free shipping for everyone.
Friday, December 20, 2013
Christmastime — at least its visible trappings — seems to be getting tackier. There's a bounty of outre in the accoutrements of the season.
Thursday, December 19, 2013
For 100 years the pen has been mightier than the boredom for crossword puzzle aficionados.
Wednesday, December 18, 2013
How is the U.S. viewed by the international community? It's complicated.
Sunday, December 15, 2013
Americans abroad — the experience can be temporary — or life-lasting. And there may come a time when your home-away-from- home feels like home.
Thursday, December 12, 2013
Though they may seem still and inert, blocks are constantly evolving.
Wednesday, December 11, 2013
Durable and imagination-inspiring, blocks can provide a solid foundation for learning and creativity.
Saturday, December 07, 2013
Once the weapon of law enforcement officials, the repellent is available to just about everyone.
Thursday, December 05, 2013
Americans living in other countries share how they see themselves — and the world. "What used to be more different is now less different," says a 17-year resident of Paris.
Thursday, October 31, 2013
Now that Fright Night is the most popular holiday, it has nowhere to go but down.
Wednesday, October 30, 2013
Finding poetry / In the news of the moment / Can be meaningful.
Monday, October 28, 2013
Can a house divided within itself — and living a segmented life — continue to stand?
Wednesday, October 23, 2013
Finding poetry / in everyday news stories — / surprisingly cool.
Wednesday, September 11, 2013
The U.S. Forest Service is set to decide whether to allow or forbid hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, on national forest property in Virginia and West Virginia. The battle over public lands in America has been roiling for decades — and is likely to continue ad infinitum.
Tuesday, September 10, 2013
Finding poetry / in the news of the moment / can be rewarding.
Monday, September 09, 2013
Finally. A news story co-written by YOU about YOU that YOU can read to yourself.