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Wednesday, April 22, 2009

Alan M. Webber, co-founder of Fast Company magazine and author of the new book Rules of Thumb: 52 Truths for Winning at Business Without Losing Your Self, talks about new ways to solve old problems – especially in these turbulent times.Jane Mayer on what we learn from the torture documents. Plus, Steve Coll reads the stimulus bill, third generation mommy wars, and this week’s installment of the Cityscapes series. Submit Your Entry For The BL Satire Slam Contest!


Steve Coll, Jane Mayer and Alan M. Webber

Tortured Logic

Jane Mayer, staff writer for the New Yorker and the author of The Dark Side: The Inside Story of How the War on Terror Turned Into a War on American Ideals (Anchor; Reprint edition, 2009), revisits her reporting of the Bush administration's use of "enhanced" interrogation techniques, ...

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Blogging the Stimulus

Steve Coll, president of the New America Foundation and staff writer for the New Yorker, discusses his project to read the stimulus bill start to finish.

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Cityscapes: Taking a Breath

The April series, done in collaboration with the WNYC Culture department's new project on the changing NYC architectural environment, continues. This week, The New Yorker's architecture critic Paul Goldberger take the opportunity to answer some of the interesting questions that have come up over the ...

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New Rules

Alan Webber, Fast Company magazine co-founder and the author of Rules of Thumb: 52 Truths for Winning at Business Without Losing Your Self (HarperBusiness, 2009), shares his insight into how to succeed in business when the game is changing while its being played.

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Call In: Being Green

It's Earth Day today. What have you done to green your life this year? AND What's your #1 green policy that you'd like to see put in place? Give us a call or comment below!

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Mamma Mia!

Maria Laurino, former speechwriter for Mayor Dinkins and the author of Old World Daughter, New World Mother: An Education in Love and Freedom (W.W. Norton & Co, 2009), explores the changes in women's lives through her own story about old-world and new-world mothering styles in her Italian-American ...

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Home-grown saves money

Home-grown veggies
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Furyk Clark wrote in to Your Uncommon Economic Indicators about turning over a new gardening leaf: "In past years ...

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