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Ethics: A Bystander’s Crime – NYTimes.com

If someone is (for example) a witness to murder he could have prevented without harming himself, is he as guilty as the perpetrator? I know that is a rather simplistic situation, but I believe it is apropos to situations like the recent Penn State scandal. NAME AND LOCATION WITHHELD If …

World’s Worst Idea: Porn on Planes

   Flying bargain basement Ryanair has a stupendously awful idea for a new in-flight entertainment system: It may soon start offering porn. Yes, the company’s strange CEO Michael O’Leary said passengers will be able to buy smutty scenes while 30,000 feet in the air. This was part of a more …