A Smoker Needs His Rest by Cameron Elliott, Nov. 22
Cameron is trying to quit smoking. Making this an Editor’s Pick means now everyone knows it and Cameron will have to answer to us if he slips.
Ten Things to Consider in Web Design by Gregory Shoppe, Nov. 22
Are you finally getting around to designing your own Web site (what took you so long)? If so, read Gregory Schoppe’s article on the top ten things you need to know before taking the plunge.
Sick Puppies: A Disreputable Crop in Lancaster County, Pa. by Steven Hart, Nov. 20.
Thinking of getting a cute little puppy from the pet store this Christmas? Steven Hart says don’t do it.
Introduction to Climate Prediction by Johniac, Nov. 24
Take one continent, age it 50 years, add a little greenhouse gas and a pinch of solar energy and what do you have? Johniac tells you how to find out. How come my school never had cool tutorials like this when I was growing up?
Politics Editor Natalie Davis picked: Where Is Our John F. Kennedy? by roving editor Dave Nalle, Nov. 23
On the 42nd anniversary of JFK's assassination, this thoughtful, heartfelt piece reflected on the former president's ability to put America before politics. Reading it, I thought of today's political leaders and recalled the words of former vice-presidential candidate Lloyd Bentsen: They're no John Kennedy.
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