Robbie Morris

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How can we do a Hawaii trip on a reasonable budget?

Although our limp travel dollar means you might have to reduce your beachside mai tai intake, there are ways to shave a few bucks from your vacation in Hawaii – by thinking creatively and avoiding some pricey pitfalls.<p>"Getting here, staying here and eating here are often expensive, but what you do …

How the Ballpoint Pen Killed Cursive

Thicker ink, fewer smudges, and more strained hands: an Object Lesson<p>Recently, Bic launched acampaign to “save handwriting.” Named “Fight for Your Write,” it includes a pledge to “encourage the act of handwriting” in the pledge-taker’s home and community, and emphasizes putting more of the …

Second Grade

Nine Books to Read This Fall

As temperatures drop this fall, security will rise as high as Airbnb futon rates in preparation for Pope Francis’s September 24 visit to the Big …

Books

There’s no such thing as good debt

<i>This is part of a Globe series that explores our growing dependence on credit – from the average household to massive institutions – and the looming risks for a nation addicted to cheap money. Join the conversation on Twitter with the hashtag</i> #DebtBinge<p>A country doesn't build up as much debt as we …

Stunning Street Photos of 1960s New York by Takayuki Ogawa

After six years working as a photographer for one of Japan's weekly magazines, Takayuki Ogawa decided to take a trip out to New York. For about a year, from 1967 to 1968, Ogawa walked New York's streets taking photos of everything he saw around him. With a fresh set of eyes, he captured the overall …

MUJI Aluminum Round Fountain Pen

In today’s digitally-based world, it has become something of a statement to write things down by hand. The MUJI Aluminum Round Fountain Pen pays …

10 awesome books about travel to read while traveling

Humans are not stationary creatures. Our entire history as a species has been marked by movement, reaching back to long before we’d invented our …

5 Reasons Marriages Just Don't Work Anymore

It's a pretty simple concept -- fall in love and share your life together. Our great grandparents did it, our grandparents followed suit, and for many of us, our parents did it as well. Why the hell can't we? Our generation just isn't equipped to handle marriages -- and here's why.<p>Marriages today …

Relationships

Ray wants to be the last remote control you’ll ever buy

David Skokna wants to simplify TV, one button at a time. That’s why Skokna and his team at Ray Ventures are introducing a remote control to replace …

Crashing And Burning: A $15,000 Open Source Airplane

This is a rendering of the Maker Plane, an open source airplane designed for anybody to build on their own for around $15,000. It's the perfect …