Andrew Bird: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert

May 31, 2016 by BOB BOILEN • It’s been a joy to hear the music of Andrew Bird shift and change. Bird’s early music, from the late ’90s, was steeped in hot jazz and blues music from the early days of the phonograph, then later shifted to new...
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Startup Your Life: Hustle and Hack Your Way to Happiness

buy now $17.10 As an entrepreneur, Anna Akbari learned that one of the best things about startups is their ability to “pivot” quickly―basically a euphemism for failing and starting over. And she quickly found that personal success is no different. It’s not just about developing and following the...
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Pakistan PM fires advisor over newspaper leak, army rejects actions

Asia Pacific Pakistan’s Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Saturday sacked one of his special advisers and sanctioned another bureaucrat after an inquiry into a newspaper leak, but the country’s powerful army rejected Sharif’s directive as “incomplete”. Pakistan’s Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif attends the Pakistan Day military parade in...
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