How Glock became synonymous with the semiautomatic pistol, in the same way that “Google” is shorthand for Internet search.
Idaho politicians have rolled out the red-carpet for Concentrated Animal Feeding Operations, which explains why there are now more cows in the state than people. And don’t look now, here come the chicken CAFOs.
As recently as January 2011, Empire was home to ninety-nine U.S. Gypsum Company employees and their families. Today, the desert is reclaiming the land.
In “The End of Country,” Seamus McGraw examines the promise—and peril—of the coming natural gas drilling boom.
Santa Claus “does a perennially poor job of matching stuff with people. In doing so, he destroys a lot of value,” says Joel Waldfogel, author of “Scroogenomics.”
Hundreds of post-secondary schools are fostering a party atmosphere in an effort to retain students and maximize profits.