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No. 99: Zemsky speaks, a terror app and 21 bottles of beer on the wall

Monday, Monday: A great start to the week everybody and welcome new readers, including Robert, Patricia, Adam, Michelle, Luciana and Liz. Hope you’re all getting the chance to observe Martin Luther King Jr. Day, which took 18 years, a petition signed by 6 million voters and a hit song by Stevie Wonder to win congressional approval. Even now, not every state gives King a day to himself. Alabama, Arkansas and Mississippi combine the federal holiday with local observances of Robert…


No. 98: Slime, living lava lamps and a chocolate milk cure for concussions

TGIF: Happy Friday everybody and welcome new readers. It’s January 15, on which Wikipedia launched in 2001. Sad to hear about Alan Rickman. I won $4 on Powerball. Woo hoo. For data freaks: The economic reasoning behind Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s budget in one tidy, 350-page report. Interesting job growth projections are on Page 80. Greg David: Why GE chose Massachusetts. (Hint: Lower taxes, fairer taxes and better education.) Head start: Seattle startup Vicis has a concussion-proof football helmet that uses technology developed by…