The story behind the least impressive performance of the Winter Olympics

Elizabeth Swaney catches moderate air during her not-so-impressive Olympic run.Image: Cameron Spencer/Getty ImagesThe Winter Olympics have been full of mind-blowing feats of athleticism and artistry.  This is not one of them.  Elizabeth Swaney made her Olympic debut in the freeski halfpipe on Monday. It was ... not impressive. She casually slides back and forth down [...]

Man who became rich from Facebook criticizes social network for ‘destroying how society works’

"You don't get to 500 million friends without making a few enemies."  That was the tagline for The Social Network, the film about creating Facebook, and it's only become more relevant as the social network has grown to more than 2 billion people. Those "few enemies" are former Facebook executives, people who helped build the [...]