Elliot Hannon

Current Events/Foreign Editor @Medium. Previously covered India for @NPRNews and @TIME.


CNN Gets It Wrong — Why We Don’t Really Mind


“This is CNN.” The network’s tagline has a certain swagger, as if to announce its arrival, or more precisely, your arrival at your rightful…


In 1993, I was terrified of girls and tripping on the steps at school.


The Internet didn’t help with either.


Public Libraries & Public Swimming Pools


Just sayin’.


Details from DOJ Tsarnaev Charge Sheet


Excerpts from the full charge sheet.

“The Forum Restaurant video shows that Bomber Two remained in the same spot for approximately four minutes, occasionally looking at his cell phone and once appearing to take a picture with it.” [p. 5, Sect. 14]

“Approximately 30 seconds before the first explosion, he lifts his…


CNN Gets It Wrong — Why We Don’t Really Mind


“This is CNN.” The network’s tagline has a certain swagger, as if to announce its arrival, or more precisely, your arrival at your rightful…