Around the globe, walls and fences have become the go-to solution for safeguarding borders. At the end of World War II, there were seven walls or fences guarding international borders. By the fall of the Berlin Wall in 1989, there were 15. Today there are some 70 barriers on borders around the world—the majority of …Continue
Month: April 2019
In the vastly complex age of artificial intelligence and the Internet of Things, no lawyer is invulnerable to threats from cybercriminals looking to compromise a laptop or breach a firm’s digital defenses. Read more.
After more years than I like to count, I’ve come to appreciate the rain in Washington, D.C. Spring is filled with the kinds of days poets dream about, of course, with days marked by a bright sun, 70-degree temperatures and breezes that always refresh. But Washington has its share of rainy days, and not just …Continue
CityCenterDC delivers what must be the brightest, retro promotional video that D.C. has ever seen as part of its “District of Joy” campaign. Part ’60s homage, part Austin Powers doppelgänger, this video of dancers in primary colors and memorable wigs sashaying around CityCenterDC conveys the message: we’re smart, we’re stylish, we’re fabulous. I don’t even …Continue