When President Nixon signed the National Cancer Act many expected quick results, comparing the effort to the one that put man on the moon. After 42 years, what progress have we made? (Source: The New York Times Retro Report)
In 1992, Stella Liebeck spilled scalding McDonald’s coffee in her lap and later sued the company, attracting a flood of negative attention. It turns out there was more to the story. (Source: New York Times Retro Report)
“The minute I said ‘Hemp oil’ the woman just went ballistic … I started to offer the oil to people I know and it was working on everything. And then their friends would come. So it was building all the…
Motivational speaker Tony Robbins discusses the “invisible forces” that make us do what we do — and high-fives Al Gore in the front row. (Source: TedTalks)
This is a three-part 36-minute documentary produced by The New York Times about Derek Boogaard, a hockey player for N.Y. Rangers, who packed one of the hardest punches in the league. Eventually all of those punches caught up with him.