As the semester ends we will all find ourselves with a little more time on our hands. I don't know about many of you out there, but this has been a particularly exhausting semester and I am looking forward to hanging out, catching up on sleep, and possibly reading a couple books for fun! However, the holidays are fast approaching and Omaha believe it or not has a spectacular calendar of holiday and winter themed events that you might like to check out.
Peace Corps volunteers are mostly optimistic young people who want to make a change in the world. But some volunteers who wanted to change lives overseas have returned home with their lives changed for the worse.
It must be a real challenge being a Republican lawmaker these days. Not only do you have to find increasingly creative ways to explain your opposition to positions you once supported; you simultaneously have to keep coming up with ideas that are even worse than the last ones your colleagues just promulgated. The race to the bottom is never won.
Wednesday was Apple's first product launch since Steve Jobs' passing, so there was understandably a lot riding on it. Unfortunately for Apple fans and for the company, the new iPad (don't-call-me-3) was quite a disappointment.