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It may not have been the Japanese who came up with the saying “cleanliness is next to godliness,” but the Land of the Rising Sun certainly has its share of neat-freakiness. After all, the word for “pretty” in Japanese, kirei, also means clean. This cultural obsession with keeping things tidy has resulted in the read
A San Francisco court initially appeared to rule against Ellen Pao on all four claims of her gender-discrimination lawsuit on March 27, but when the judge polled members, one claim appears to have been miscounted. The jurors were sent back to deliberate — we'll update as the story evolves. Pao, now the interim read