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  1. David Sirota: Will Government Use Its New Leverage Over the Financial Industry?Read the original story

    Friday | Noozhawk

    If you read one business book this year, make it Flash Boys by Michael Lewis . The journalist famous for Moneyball and The Big Short takes readers inside the parasitic world of high-frequency trading that is harming the broader economy.


  2. 5 Unanswered Questions About JesusRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Live Science

    As Christians worldwide gather for Easter to celebrate their belief in the death and rebirth of Jesus, researchers continue to delve into the mysteries that surround the man.


  3. Writing the great american novel - part six - nom de plumeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday |

    ... exposed that Richard Bachman was really him, Stephen King had fun with it. He even wrote a forward in one of Bachman's books. Stephen King's book, The Dark Half, was inspired by Richard Bachman. It's the story of a nom de plume coming to life. Lewis ...


  4. Steve Jobs' character becomes issue in Silicon Valley no-hiring caseRead the original story

    Friday | ITworld

    Tech workers suing over an alleged no-poaching agreement among Silicon Valley firms are fighting an attempt by defendants to ban evidence that might portray Steve Jobs as a bad guy.


  5. Attend Hogwarts from Your Living Room, and Other LARP Websites We'd Like to SeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | BlogHer

    It turns out that joining an online course for Hogwarts is a lot more exciting in theory than it is in practice.


  6. Our favorite quotes from TV's funniest womenRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | She Knows

    As we always suspected, our favorite TV funny women are wiser than just their wisecracks.


  7. Baby boy for Mandela film star ElbaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Salisbury Journal

    The actor, best known for playing Nelson Mandela in last year's biopic The Long Walk To Freedom, tweeted that his partner, make-up artist Naiyana Garth, had a baby boy yesterday.


  8. Albom book good pick for Holy WeekRead the original story

    Friday | Beverly Hills Eccentric

    Best-selling author Mitch Albom isn't a newcomer to questions of heaven, and what comes next.


  9. Reader recommendation: In the Garden of BeastsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Christian Science Monitor

    In his In the Garden of Beasts , Erik Larson describes life in Germany 1933-39 through the eyes of the US Ambassador William Dodd and his family.


  10. Book TitleRead the original story

    Friday | Schneier on Security

    My absolute favorite is Data and Goliath , but there's a problem. Malcolm Gladwell recently published a book with the title of David and Goliath .


  11. Was Steve Jobs a bully? Should court hear about it?Read the original story

    Friday | Business Journal

    ... argued Thursday in a court filing that such material has been used in separate litigation involving Apple's e-books trial. "That the jury might draw conclusions about Mr. Jobs' character based on evidence showing the manner in which he pursued the ...


  12. Commercials Have Been Super Sexist LatelyRead the original story

    Friday | Time

    Around the Super Bowl, a GoDaddy ad featuring race car driver Danica Patrick in a body builder suit rather than a robe inspired me to predict that sexist ads might be on the decline .


  13. Tech Workers Want Evidence of Steve Jobs Bullying In Court CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Cult of Mac Blog

    Apple is still waging a legal war with Samsung, but the company is already bracing for a new battle that threatens to entangle Apple with its foes Google, Adobe, and Intel against a pack of angry tech workers who say the four large tech companies were in cahoots on a no-hire agreement.


  14. Idris Elba welcomes son WinstonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | CBS News

    Actor Idris Elba attends the 45th NAACP Image Awards presented by TV One at Pasadena Civic Auditorium on Feb. 22, 2014, in Pasadena, Calif.


  15. No, a Lexington minister did not say there was 'no king but...Read the original story

    Friday | Universal Hub

    J.L. Bell fires grapeshot at the notion that the Battle of Lexington supposedly started with a verbal volley in which a Redcoat commander demanded the Minutemen put down their arms in the name of George III, the sovereign king of England and a minster retorted that "We recognize no Sovereign but God and no King but Jesus."


  16. Check It OutRead the original story

    Friday | Great Bend Tribune

    There are new books at the Ellinwood School/Community Library. They are: "The English Girl" by Daniel Silva.


  17. 'Orange Is the New Black' trailer buzzRead the original story

    Friday | The Morning Call

    Buzz over the second season of Netflix 's "Orange is the New Black" continues to build with the release of the show's trailer and public appearances by author Piper Kerman, whose prison experiences the series is based upon.


  18. Harry Potter quiz: How much do you know about The Chamber of Secrets and The Prisoner of Azkaban?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday |

    ... only one thing - an excuse to air the Harry Potter films again. The movies may have been around since 2001 - and the books since 1997 (feel old?) - but how much do you really know about the boy wizard ? To celebrate The Chamber of Secrets and The ...


  19. Celebrate Shakespeare's birthday at BPLRead the original story

    Friday | Telegraph-Forum

    World Book Night is a celebration of William Shakespeare's birthday. The first 20 families to the party will receive a complimentary copy of Cheryl Strayed's book "Wild."


  20. Steve Jobs' Character Becomes Issue in Silicon Valley No-hiring CaseRead the original story

    Thursday | CIO

    Tech workers suing over an alleged no-poaching agreement among Silicon Valley firms are fighting an attempt by defendants to ban evidence that might portray Steve Jobs as a bad guy.