By Kate Piluso In the past week, I have questioned my very intelligence every time I’ve used the word “rapscallion” because it contains the word “scallion.” When I say it, I worry that—instead of lovingly calling someone a synonym for “scallywag” or “scamp”—I am, in fact, calling

By Colleen Smyth Alison Lundergan Grimes may not be a household name in the Pacific Northwest, but she is poised to make history on Nov. 4. Since haphazardly declaring her candidacy for Kentucky’s U.S. Senate seat in July 2013, Grimes has posed a surprising threat to 30-year

By Margaret Woodcock Shamil Tarpischev, 66, has had an impressive career. Formerly the personal tennis coach and minister of sport for Boris Yeltsin, Tarpischev continues his reign today as the president of the Russian Tennis Federation (RTF) and as a member of the International Olympic Committee. But it’s