Archive for June, 2012

How Deadly Is Your City?

How Deadly Is Your City?
The death toll for killings in Chicago, the country’s third biggest city, is climbing at an alarming rate. Murders are up 38 percent from this time last year, at 240... read more

Why a Baseball Icon Will Avoid Jail

Why a Baseball Icon Will Avoid Jail
Everybody’s talking about star baseball pitcher Roger Clemens because a jury found him not guilty of lying to Congress about using performance-enhancing drugs. Here’s the top tweet on the subject,... read more

Egyptians voted. Egyptians lost. Here’s why.

Egyptians voted. Egyptians lost. Here’s why.
Cairo graffiti… #EgyElections twitter.com/ClaudeGuibal/s… — Claude Guibal (@ClaudeGuibal) June 17, 2012 The above image sums up the reaction to Egypt’s first-ever competitive presidential election that took place over the weekend.... read more