Linda Main

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Martin Luther King, Jr.’s 1963 “Letter from Birmingham jail” remains relevant today

<i>King’s famous 1963 “Letter from Birmingham Jail,” published in The Atlantic as “The Negro Is Your Brother,” was written in response to a public statement of concern and caution issued by eight white religious leaders of the South. It stands as one of the classic documents of the civil-rights</i> …

World Leaders Hilariously Re-Imagined as Hipsters

In his original painting series, designer Amit Shimoni's <i>Hipstory</i> portraits re-imagine iconic world leaders as members of the youthful hipster subculture. The subjects are seen against solid pastel backgrounds with classic facial features and expressions that distinguish the historical figures. But …

On Writing The Squickerwonkers

Writing for children is a revolutionary act, or at least, I think it can be. The ideas we put in their minds will shape the human beings they are growing up to be. I take that responsibility, that challenge, very seriously.<p>That is why, in my new children's book series, <i>The Squickerwonkers</i>, I have …

Warren Buffett Tells You the Difference Between Stock Trading and Investing

Stock trading and stock investing sound like synonyms, but Warren Buffett wants us to see the two are very different from one another.<p>So often we …

'Millionaire' New York City high school student admits he made up stock market tale

A New York high school student who told the story of his fortune from investing in the stock market reportedly made up the whole thing<p>Mohammed Islam, 17, told New York magazine last week he made $72 million investing in the stock market. Islam did not say how much he was worth, but told the …

Condé Nast fashion photography exhibition 'visually stunning and historically important'

<b>WEST PALM BEACH, FL</b><b>.-</b> The Norton Museum of Art announces the opening of the exhibition, Coming into Fashion: A Century of Photography at Condé Nast. …

How to hack your taste buds

Why does toothpaste give orange juice a weird aftertaste? It’s one of many surprisingly easy ways to trick your tongue – and your brain – into experiencing strange flavours, says Veronique Greenwood. What's going on?<p>Your tongue is not a blank slate. What you've just eaten can change the flavour of …

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