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  • Being Muslim in America after 9/11 [The conversation]

     
    One could also call this post-9/11 era "the decade of intolerance." Here's a sampling of essays from across the Web reflecting on the unfair anti-Muslim sentiment that's permeated our country....
  • Steve Jobs reportedly died of respiratory arrest, tumor [Updated]

     
    Steve Jobs died from respiratory arrest and a pancreatic tumor, according to his death certificate as first reported on by Bloomberg News....
  • T-Bird quote with an Edsel attribution

     
    If I had asked my customers what they wanted, they would have said a faster horse....... attributed to Henry Ford What a witty, devastating take-down of focus-group planning and sclerotic, survey mentality! I heard it in relation to Steve Jobs'......
  • 'Steve Jobs - One Last Thing' doc airing on PBS tonight [Video]

     
    Steve Jobs: "Steve Jobs -- One Last Thing" airs tonight at 7 p.m. Pacific time and 10 p.m. Eastern on PBS....
  • “Weed Wars” and Steve DeAngelo have America buzzing

     
    By Jacqueline Cutler Pot. Weed. Smoke. Grass. Mary Jane. We could list them for hours, unless we inhaled. Then we might lose our train of thought; too much ganja will do that. But the right amount will also alleviate many ailments, argue its proponents....
  • Consumer Confidential: Highest minimum wage, generational income

     
    Here's your rainy-days-and-Mondays Monday roundup of consumer news from around the Web: --Our friends up north in San Francisco are making history with the first minimum wage to top $10 an hour. Come New Year's Day, the city's hourly wage......
  • For sale: Hearse that carried John F. Kennedy's body in Dallas

     
    JFK assassination: The hearse used to carry the body of John F. Kennedy after his assassination will be offered up at an auction. The hearse was the first 1964 model built by the Miller-Meteor Co. of Ohio, and it was the show car at the National Funeral...
  • Tonight: Pauley Perrette night on ‘NCIS’; PBS salutes Batman and Henry Ford

     
    A few TV highlights for Tuesday night: 1. A Marine's car accident prompts Abby to flash back to her youth on “NCIS” at 8 on CBS. It's likely to be the night's most-watched show by a wide margin, and Pauley Perrette's many fans will want to...
  • Tonight: second presidential debate; ‘The Men Who Built America’; ‘Dancing With the Stars’

     
    The second presidential debate is the night's most anticipated program. President Barack Obama and Gov. Mitt Romney meet in the town hall format. CNN's Candy Crowley moderates at 9 across cable news channels and major broadcast networks. The post-debate...
  • 'Fight for $15' to begin Thursday in Chicago

     
    UPDATED BELOW WITH A RESPONSE FROM THE ILLINOIS RETAIL MERCHANTS ASSOCIATION Thursday at noon, low-wage food and retail workers will rally with supporters at St. James Cathedral in Chicago (map) to kick off a union organizing campaign and to demand......
  • National Book Award finalists announced

     
    Books about Henry Ford's failed jungle experiment and a Faulkneresque novel about the lasting effects of war on memory are among the finalists for the 2009 National Book Award, which the National Book Foundation announced this morning. Five finalists...