• Global Warming Means the US Actually Needs More Icebreakers

    President Obama says the US to get its act together on icebreakers, and it's something America needs to do if it really is serious about the Arctic — for a number of reasons.

  • Getting Closer to Smile Through Oprah

    Who is the best person in the world at getting to know interesting people quickly and with panache? Oprah. Which is why we're once again using her (should be) patented ice-breaker questions to interview a band that we like.