On Thursday, the president will convene the two-day “Summit for Democracy” as a rally against authoritarianism. Some invitees have undisputed democratic credentials, and some that were omitted are clearly authoritarian — but many fall into a murky area.
Charles W. Howard, who was once Santa on a Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade float, started an annual school in 1937 where aspirants could learn the fine art of personifying Christmas. Here’s what the latest class got up to this year.
Major corporations that had planned to bring all their employees back into offices in early 2022 now have to decide whether those dates make sense in light of further evidence of the pandemic’s unpredictability.
One of the pandemic labor shortages is happening in youth sports, where games are being canceled because there aren’t enough referees. Time off from the games made them realize how abusive parents and coaches are.