Mining Journalhttp://www.miningjournal.netTop Headlinesen-usWed, 28 Jan 2015 07:12:14 EDTWed, 28 Jan 2015 07:12:14 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssDefend against demagogueshttp://www.miningjournal.net/page/content.detail/id/612870.htmlWhen gasoline sold at record prices, Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., said, "I think it's time to say to these people, 'Stop ripping off the American people.'" When the average price of regular gas was close to $4 a gallon, Sen. Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y.Tue, 27 Jan 2015 00:00:00 EDTNo matter what, don't give up the fighthttp://www.miningjournal.net/page/content.detail/id/612871.htmlMy social circle was shaken a few days into the new year with an upsetting blog post. A friend I will call Mary is seriously ill. The blogger requested loving messages to her to be sewn into a quilt.Tue, 27 Jan 2015 00:00:00 EDTObama has bloody Yemen disasterhttp://www.miningjournal.net/page/content.detail/id/612801.htmlWhen President Obama declares something a "success story," you know it has "TOTAL FAILURE" embedded in its DNA. Four months ago, America's King Midas in Reverse crowed about the fruits of his triumphant foreign policy in jihad-infested Yemen.Mon, 26 Jan 2015 00:00:00 EDTGoogle Glass joins failure hall of famehttp://www.miningjournal.net/page/content.detail/id/612802.htmlGoogle Glass has entered the annals of spectacular product failures. Many bright ideas have foundered on the shoals of consumer rejection. The Product Failure Hall of Fame is too small to contain them all.Mon, 26 Jan 2015 00:00:00 EDTUnraveling community college mythshttp://www.miningjournal.net/page/content.detail/id/612705.htmlMonths before Caitlin Johnson graduated from high school, she opened Ohio State University's early-decision letter and felt the doors open wide. For as long as she could remember, she'd wanted to go to OSU's veterinary school. She was on her way.Fri, 23 Jan 2015 00:00:00 EDT