The Futility of Trying to Prevent More School Shootings in America
As long as there is easy access to guns, there’s no way parents, teachers, and other specialists can thwart every violent teenager.
May 21, 2018 | The Atlantic
Photo: Niv Bavarsky
What 50+ Year Old Athletes Need To Know About The Senior Games
More than 10,000 athletes over the age of 50 are expected to compete in the 2019 National Senior Games in Albuquerque next June. Held every other year since 1987, NSG is the largest multi-sport qualified competition event in the world for men and women ages 50 and older.
myfitnesspal blog (April 2019)
Drowning at Midlife? Start Swimming
”I had just read “Life Reimagined: The Science, Art, and Opportunity of Midlife” by the NPR reporter Barbara Bradley Hagerty. She writes about midlife as a gold mine of opportunity and possibility. I had accidentally stumbled upon her book, bleary-eyed and depressed after reading an Oprah piece about how so many Generation X women like myself were having midlife crises.”
May 17, 2018 | The New York Times
Can You Prove Your Innocence Without DNA?
Benjamine Spencer is serving a life sentence for a violent crime he insists he didn't commit. But he lacks biological evidence—and old-fashioned detective work may not be enough to clear his name.
January/February 2018 | The Atlantic
Photo: Nathan Bajar
NOTE: Listen to the three-part Radio Atlantic series, 'No Way Out,' which explores Spencer's story.