Jesse Franklin

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The 'why' behind Audrey Mestre

If you're able for a moment to accept the difficult challenge of setting aside the disturbing end to Audrey Mestre's life, an accident so unutterably …

Why Time Slows Down When We’re Afraid, Speeds Up as We Age, and Gets Warped on Vacation

Given my soft spot for famous diaries, it should come as no surprise that I keep one myself. Perhaps the greatest gift of the practice has been the daily habit of reading what I had written on that day a year earlier; not only is it a remarkable tool of introspection and self-awareness, but it also …

In Bill They Trust

The death of Odin Lloyd was a tragedy. He was someone’s son, brother, friend and teammate, and he will be mourned by those to whom he was closest. We …

The 2013 Red Sox: Don’t Call It a Comeback

The Boston Red Sox own the best record in the American League. Maybe you’re used to this by now. They surged out of the gate, spent most of April and …

Hernandez case was a matter of time

It would be a mistake to dismiss the monstrous allegations facing Aaron Hernandez as an aberration that says nothing about American sports and …

Israel Vindicated? 1948 as told by those who lived it

Robert F. Kennedy, martyred liberal icon, was a reporter for the Boston Post in 1948. He was sent in the spring of that year to Mandatory Palestine …

Why Tesla Is Beating GM, Nissan and Ford

The last 12 months Tesla Motors stock has been on a tear. From $25 it has more than quadrupled to over $100. And most analysts still recommend owning the stock, even though the company has never made a net profit.<p><b>Tesla is #1 in electric automobiles</b><p>There is no doubt that each of the major car …

Seriously, why is software so hard for non-software companies?

Becoming a Web business isn't as easy as it looks. Take the weight loss giant Jenny Craig. I'm on my second day of the program in an effort to lose …

Obama unveils aggressive climate action plan, rallies behind clean technology

President Obama unveiled an aggressive laundry list of actions in a speech on Tuesday that will help to reduce U.S. carbon emissions, boost domestic …