Profit, media and the Web can, will co-exist

What if the Web and social media are just a Ponzi scheme? The thought's crossed many a mind, surely, even if just in momentary frustration.Profitability is a tough slog online, seemingly tougher and less predictable than print -- or what print was. For all the billion-dollar success stories, there are labors of love and failed…Read more Profit, media and the Web can, will co-exist

Phrases that don’t make sense to today’s children, Vol. 2

One in an occasional series looking at how language changes within a lifetime. Today's entry:"You have mass calisthenics and mechanical pitchers and moving pictures to look at to see what you're doing wrong, and a host of other things." -- Fred Snodgrass, baseball player from 1908-16, during the 1960s, as told in "The Glory of Their…Read more Phrases that don’t make sense to today’s children, Vol. 2