The Daily Mining Gazettehttp://www.mininggazette.comTop Headlinesen-usTue, 2 Sep 2014 19:12:53 EDTTue, 2 Sep 2014 19:12:53 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssParenting is full of goodbyeshttp://www.mininggazette.com/page/content.detail/id/536956.htmlThis is the month of departure for many parents, the time of year when they brace themselves for new versions of their children getting on with life.Tue, 2 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDTUS is exceptional ... and stupid toohttp://www.mininggazette.com/page/content.detail/id/536957.htmlSometimes you read a sentence and you think to yourself: only here, only us. Here's one such sentenc.Tue, 2 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDTObama's small-screen worldviewhttp://www.mininggazette.com/page/content.detail/id/536936.htmlI never liked it when George W. Bush used the term "evildoers" to describe al-Qaeda and other terrorists. A lot of other people objected as well, but for different reasons.Mon, 1 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDTObama and historyhttp://www.mininggazette.com/page/content.detail/id/536937.htmlFor the past half-century, and particularly since the 1983 "Nation at Risk" report, Americans have been heaving great sacks of money at schools. Federal spending alone has tripled since the 1970s.Mon, 1 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDTThe smallness of economy classhttp://www.mininggazette.com/page/content.detail/id/536913.htmlAmericans are in the dumps about their future. What does that have to do with legroom in economy class? Everything. The middle class sees its stature shrinking in the global pecking order and in a culture that favors money over well-being.Fri, 29 Aug 2014 00:00:00 EDT