Five New Year’s Resolutions For The Political Media

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Forget losing weight, let’s try and get the political media to do a better job in 2014.

Cool Deed of the Day: The Chicago Tribune Bought the Boston Globe Lunch (PHOTO)

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We all know the Globe had a rough week. The Tribune decided to do something nice about it.

Iris: The Story of a Polio Mother

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The story of a boy from Hardscrabble, Illinois, and his courageous mother.

Incarcerated Youth Write the Stories of Their Lives

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A writing and mentoring program in Los Angeles for incarcerated and formerly incarcerated youth is changing their lives from the inside out.

Trust Me, I’m Lying: Interview With Ryan Holiday

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Media guru Ryan Holiday exploits the chinks inherent in the armor of the news-gathering process, and the fourth estate fights back. Chuck Ross interviews a self-admitted media manipulator.

Role Reversal

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The stay-at-home dad is becoming more common … and that’s a good thing.

The 10 at 10

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Fidel Castro has been out of power since 2006, the President of Guatemala gets a divorce, and a Spanish basketball announcer loses his mind.