Have You Ever Noticed There Aren’t a Ton of Poor People in The New York Times

NYT public editor Margaret Sullivan addressed the paper's coverage of poverty in her Saturday column. Her verdict: "The Times’s coverage of poverty strikes me as a paradox. It is both top-notch and too occasional. Improving that is not impossible."

Television Show Inspires Conflicting Feelings

The colors and the foods and the descriptions and the vistas and the cinematography are always so beautiful that I'm always like, ugh, why do I have to live in this ugly country?

A Few People Got to Meet Bill Gates

"My annual letter this year makes the case for using a tool of business to improve the health and welfare of more of the world’s people." — Bill Gates