Jay Arthur Riddle

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Leading Anti-Marijuana Academics Are Paid by Painkiller Drug Companies

Could this be a major conflict of interest in the pot debate?<p><i>Dr. Herbert Kleber, an anti-marijuana doctor who has served as a paid consultant to Purdue Pharma, the maker of OxyContin. Image via YouTube</i><p>As Americans continue to embrace pot—as medicine and for recreational use—opponents are turning to …

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Barry Bonds on week back with Giants: 'It was fun'

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. -- Barry Bonds, baseball's home-run king, was sitting in the stairwell off the San Francisco Giants' clubhouse Saturday afternoon when Giants manager Bruce Bochy approached.<p>Bochy looked him his eyes, stuck out his hand, and thanked him, telling Bonds that he hopes he comes back.<p>"I …

Los Angeles sheriff's officials charged in jail misconduct probe | Reuters

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Eighteen current or former members of the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department have been charged with corruption and civil rights violations stemming from a probe of misconduct inside the United States’ largest county jail system, federal prosecutors said on Monday.<p>Andre …

Nelson Mandela Dead: Icon of Anti-Apartheid Movement Dies at 95

Nelson Mandela, the former South African president whose stubborn defiance survived 27 years in prison and led to the dismantling of the country's …

Dalai Lama Inspired on Twitter: "As I see it, compassion is the essence of a spiritual life."

Add this Tweet to your website by copying the code below. Learn more<p>Add this video to your website by copying the code below. Learn more<p>Hmm, there …

Giants Sign Javier Lopez

<b>NOVEMBER 26:</b> The Giants confirmed the deal via press release.<p><b>NOVEMBER 21:</b> Giants GM Brian Sabean has shown an affinity for retaining his own guys, …

First Thoughts: A reality check on 2016

<i>New NBC poll confirms an early reality check on 2016: 1) GOP remains divided… 2) Dem Party is pretty unified around Hillary Clinton… And 3) Democrats continue to benefit from the same demographic trends that helped Obama in ’08 and ’12… What’s more, the media (see the New Republic piece) appear</i> …

Wide-Open Race in 2016 Offers Ocean of Possibilities

It’s hard to re­mem­ber in­terest in a pres­id­en­tial elec­tion be­gin­ning to build so early. Wide-open pres­id­en­tial con­tests — that is, those …

Don Graham on the sale of The Washington Post, Jeff Bezos, and the pace of newsroom innovation

“Katharine and I not only hadn’t wanted to do it; we literally hadn’t thought about it. Seven years of declining revenues will give you new ideas.”<p>Washington Post Co. chairman and CEO Don Graham kept the decision to sell the heart of the family business exceptionally quiet for months, avoiding …

No motive determined in Newtown shooting, but gunman was obsessed with Columbine, report says

An investigation into the Newtown school shooting did not determine a motive for the attack that killed 20 children and six women, a prosecutor says, but did reveal that the shooter had an obsession with the 1999 Columbine High shootings and other such mass killings.<p>State's Attorney Stephen …

The Second Inauguration of President Barack Obama

Inside Flipboard / January 20, 2013<p>Thousands of people will gather on the west front lawn of the U.S. Capitol on Monday morning to watch President …

Grammy, What Big Stars You Have!

Inside Flipboard / February 10, 2013<p>Have you had enough Beyoncé? Of course not! Thankfully, the 16-time winner be performing at the 55th Grammy …

Flip 'n' Sip in San Francisco

Flip ‘n’ Sip in San Francisco<p>Inside Flipboard / April 18, 2013<p>If you enjoy making and reading magazines on Flipboard and you live in the Bay Area, …

Meet the Editor: Manage Your Magazines on the Web

Inside Flipboard / May 9, 2013<p>The “Flip It” button gets a major new expansion today: the Flipboard Editor, which gives all Flipboard curators …

Flipboard for Journalists

Inside Flipboard / June 5, 2013<p>“Flipboard For You” is our bi-weekly series highlighting how different groups of people can make the most out of …

On the Red Couch with Author Gretchen Rubin

Inside Flipboard / July 11, 2013<p>It’s been four years since author Gretchen Rubin published The Happiness Project, a book in which she studies …

Flipboard for Photographers and Photography Lovers

Inside Flipboard / July 16, 2013<p>“Flipboard For You” is our bi-weekly series highlighting how different groups of people can make the most out of …

The Week in Review: Comic-Con Edition

Inside Flipboard / July 19, 2013<p>Comic-Con, the annual celebration of all things geeky, began yesterday in San Diego with 130,000 people attending—a …

On the Red Couch with California Lt. Gov Gavin Newsom

Inside Flipboard / August 15, 2013<p>In 2004, just a few weeks into his first term as the youngest Mayor of San Francisco, Gavin Newsom made history by …

Flipboard For Entertainers

Inside Flipboard / August 20, 2013<p>In this week’s Flipboard for You series: whether you’re a celebrity, budding YouTube star or a community theater …