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Cardinals Have No Teeth — and other things you learn birdwatching online

Cardinals Have No Teeth — and other things you learn birdwatching online

I realized I had to change my browser preferences so Google News isn't the first thing I see. Instead...
The Dept. of (my) History: Marky Mark Revisited

The Dept. of (my) History: Marky Mark Revisited

I was just hanging around my house when my Twitter feed exploded about Mark Wahlberg. Let me explain...
Dept. of (my) History

Dept. of (my) History

One of my most challenging assignments involved looking into the death of an African American teen found hanged in a small Southern town. What I learned doesn't square with a new documentary about his death.
Dept. of (my) History

Dept. of (my) History

In 1982, I wrote a story about AIDS that mentioned 958 cases had been reported worldwide. Forty years on, the total is 75 million. I'm reposting the piece as a document of what it was like to be in NYC at the dawn of the crisis.
To Bruce, Or Not To Bruce

To Bruce, Or Not To Bruce

I'm tired of Bruce Springsteen these days. There. I said it. BUT, and you knew there had to be a but ...
How I Cut the Cord (…and learned about VPNs and IPTVs)

How I Cut the Cord (…and learned about VPNs and IPTVs)

Not long ago, I found myself staring at my satellite TV bill and wondering why I was paying $120 a month. With only a few exceptions, its hundreds of channels were a wasteland. I cut the cord. And I've never been happier. A lot of you have been asking me how I did it. So I created thIs guide...