Entries by Anne Laurie

Open Thread: The Flower of Our Modern Nobility

NYT sends a corporate heir to cover a White House conference of corporate heirs: http://t.co/yWWHGNb3k2 Pièce de résistance — billmon (@billmon1) April 19, 2014 Oh, look, a bunch of adorable little baby chicks and bunnies for Easter: … Their name tags read like a catalog of the country’s wealthiest and most influential clans: Rockefeller, Pritzker, […]

The Fog of Terror

Kudos to the Boston Globe, for publishing what can’t have been an easy story, under the (BOSTON STRONG!) circumstances: This week, as the 2014 Boston Marathon draws near, memories of suffering and heroism surely dominate the minds of everyone in the city and region. Responses to the public safety challenge presented by the search for […]