Sarai Hoffman

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The 100 novels Americans love the most, based on a survey of thousands

In 2018, Michael Wolff’s <i>Fire and Fury</i> and James Comey’s <i>A Higher Loyalty</i> have captured US readers with juicy insights into the Trump White House. But what books bring Americans deep, blithe pleasure?<p>Starting in May, PBS will run a series called <i>The Great American Read</i>, in which journalist Meredith …

Literature

Appifying Philanthropy, So You Can Check The Impact Of Your Donation On Your Phone

The Epic Foundation is connecting wealthy donors to charities quickly and easily, so that they don’t have to think twice about donating–and putting info about where their money is going right at their finger tips.<p>A few years ago, one of the tech world’s brightest serial entrepreneurs decided it was …

Entrepreneurship

Dozens Shot Over Memorial Day Weekend As The Collapse Of Chicago Accelerates

<b>Chaos and violence threaten to spiral out of control in America’s third largest city, and nobody seems to have any idea how to solve the …

The Physiological Reason Why Calico Cats Are Almost Always Female

In a recent episode of the informative trivia series “Today I Found Out“, host and editor Daven Hiskey explains why both calico and tortoiseshell …

How do we deal with people riding bikes on the sidewalk?

As a pedestrian, I really hate it when I see a cyclist on the sidewalk downtown, there just isn’t enough room and it’s dangerous. Of course one of …

Venture Capital and Its Discontents

Some tech startups are working on a more ‘organic’ way to grow new businesses<p>Marc Hedlund and his co-founders are launching a company called Skyliner that looks like a typical tech startup, except in one important way.<p>The founders are all engineers and, collectively, veterans of marquee tech …

Venture Capital

Sex Confessions of a Cat Daddy

A few years ago, I asked a woman I was dating what the most erotic sext I’d ever sent her was.<p>“The one with the video of you installing the door,” …

Pets

I Want to Be Politically Engaged, But Unfortunately There's a Cat on My Lap

This is an incredibly volatile and precarious time in the annals of history. Crucial votes on our leadership and governmental policy could shake the very foundations of our democracy. The ideologies of those who would assume power are so polarizing that to remain on the sidelines is nothing short …