LTT Opinion: Demise of Print Media A Good Thing?

Last Friday, an article in the NY Times about the demise of print media sparked an interesting debate here. Is it such a bad thing? If newspapers go the way of the dodo, will we…


Changing the Nature of Catalogs

Junk mail in the United States accounts for roughly 20% of all the world’s mail. Each year, more than 20 billion catalogs are produced in the United States alone. Many of them are unsolicited, most end up…


Electronic Green: Considering The ‘Eco-Backpack’ of a CD

Is downloading music good for the environment? Is paying your bills online socially responsible? How green is your CD- compact disc and certificate of deposit? When we stop to consider the ‘ecological backpack’ of the CD (compact…