What Do Abraham Lincoln and the pH Electrode Have in Common?

Not a lot, you say. Well, you would be wrong. Last week Mr. Lincoln celebrated his 200th birthday. (More accurately, we remember his 200th birthday and reflected a lot on his legacy.) At the same time, in our February issue, Greg McMillan and Stan Weiner reminded us that this...

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Nancy here, sneaking into the blog-posting station again while Walt's not looking.

Walt's Vacation, Philosophy and the September Issue

If the editor in chief goes on vacation and no one know where, does the magazine blog cease to exist? Not necessarily. At least not if he made the mistake of giving his managing editor the password to the posting software.