David Beard
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David Beard is the Sitewide Engagement Editor of the Washington Post. He is the former Deputy Editor-in-Chief of National Journal, Editor of Boston.com and Assistant Managing Editor of the Boston Globe. He worked as a foreign correspondent for The Associated Press in Latin America and the Caribbean. He is a former digital journalism instructor at the Harvard Extension School, scholar for the Inter American Press Association and graduate of Northwestern University's Medill School of Journalism.  Follow him on Twitter.

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We put a man on the moon, so why can’t we...?

We put a man on the moon, so why can’t we...?

Okay, so we walked on the moon. What haven’t we done?

The Supreme Court term ended Monday. Here are five quotes from the justices you shouldn’t miss.

The Supreme Court term ended Monday. Here are five quotes from the justices you shouldn’t miss.

Here are excerpts of a few opinions and arguments from buffer zones to pomegranate juice.

How well do you know your misbehaving members of Congress?

Michael Grimm. Vance McAlister. Test your knowledge of lawmakers behaving badly.

The happiest post we’ve ever done

The happiest post we’ve ever done

Different cities around the world offer their own video takes on Pharrell’s hit “Happy.”