High school kids with a car that can bomb away at 180 or so mph? Sounds like a recipe for disaster.
Instead it's a learning experience that's turning out to be a fun ride with no end in sight.
This weekend, the 10th annual Texas Mile competition will play host to an extremely competitive field of ... More >>
Anyone who has watched TV knows that prisons are seriously screwed up places. They call them "correctional facilities," but very few believe much is being corrected inside the walls. And if you believe TV and movies, prison guards are often corrupt bullies who just want to kick prisoners asses and t ... More >>
Back in the Near Dark Ages when LOM was in grad-school journalism, one of the things that stuck with me was a lecture on "the lunatic fringe." These are the people who call in to radio talk shows or send long, vitriolic letters to newspapers, magazines and blogs.
Negative reviews always bring out th ... More >>