Remember “Mozart Makes You Smarter”?
1993 study of college students showed them performing better on spatial reasoning tests after listening to a Mozart sonata. That led to claims that listening to Mozart temporarily increases IQs — and to a raft of products purporting to provide all sorts of benefits to the brain.
Two reporters were pulled from their assignments covering Gaza this week, for two very different reasons; one obvious, the other not.
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Ayman Mohyeldin and Diana Magnay were assigned to cover stories they should have kept a distance from, for completely different reasons. Continue reading
Alan Rusbridger and Ewen MacAskill
NSA whistleblower, Edward Snowden, has urged lawyers, journalists, doctors, accountants, priests and others with a duty to protect confidentiality to upgrade security in the wake of the spy surveillance revelations. Continue reading
Congressman Charles Rangel appeared on CNN’s Crossfire on July 15th to debate Congresswoman Michelle Bachmann on the Border Crisis in Texas and other issues.
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