Slicing My Way to Perfection

Newsweek,
August 28, 2009
I tend to cut myself when I cook. I’ve thrown out a brand-new meat slicer after multiple manglings and have sent myself to the hospital after tangling with an apple peeler. So it was with well-founded fear that I recently decided to test some of the new chef’s knives that have started popping onto the...

How Nuclear Weapons Can Keep You Safe

Newsweek,
August 28, 2009
On Sept. 24, President Barack Obama will bring together 14 world leaders for a special U.N. Security Council meeting in New York. On the agenda: how to rid the world of nuclear weapons. The summit is the latest step in the administration’s campaign to eliminate nukes, a priority Obama stressed on the campaign trail and...