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Don't Hit the Road, Jack

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You Know Jack

The internet is alive with rumors about Jack Nicholson retiring from acting. Hopefully, it's not true—but if it is, we’ll always have the memories of Jack Torrance and the Joker and Frank Costello and Melvin Udall and Colonel Nathan Jessup, and many more. And we’ll always have this NSFW collage of Jack’s great moments.

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Cheaters Never Win

But tricksters certainly do.

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Round These Parts

Regardless of where you live, there are definitely local legends that get passed around your little neck of the woods. Check out this rundown of the most mysterious local myths.

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To Share or Not to Share

There’s a parenting war raging on the internet. On one side you have people that post everything about their children online, all the way to the point that they create social media accounts for their infants. On the other side there are people that won’t allow one single piece of information about their children to hit the web.

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Waking Up On the Wrong Side of the… World

Sarah Colwill isn’t Asian. But one day she woke up thinking she was. Here she describes her experience with Foreign Accent Syndrome.

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He’s Not Acting

He’s actually dying. Whoops. Cracked recounts some amazing performances by thespians who weren’t actually acting.

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Goodbye, Badbye

Do you agree with this list of the best & worst TV finales of all time?

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Even Wild Things Read

These Maurice Sendak reading posters are really great.

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The Magic of Making Marbles
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The Magic of Making Marbles. An expert glassblower shows us how it's done.

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The Marriage of Marilyn Monroe and Joe DiMaggio. It burned brightly and then flamed out quickly.

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The 12 Best So-Bad-They're-Good Episodes of Star Trek. They come from four different series in the adventures of Starfleet.

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The Bizarre Case of New Zealand’s Exploding Pants. This illustrates the danger of new products that aren't thoroughly tested.

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Leather: Grown in a Lab, Without Cows. It's collagen produced by engineered yeast that is essentially the same as tanned animal skin.

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Watch a Rare Video of a Two-Faced Kitten. And learn what might cause a Janus cat to be born that way.

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5 Great Alarm Clocks for Reluctant Wakers. A novel idea could really get your attention first thing in the morning.

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Autumnal Equinox Traditions. How folks say goodbye to summer and hello to fall—at least in the Northern Hemisphere.

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The Greatest Internet Recipe Comment of All Time
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The Story Behind the Greatest Internet Recipe Comment of All Time. It was about a brownie recipe, but it escalated quickly.

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Why Is America Losing Ground in the Contest to Grow the World’s Biggest Pumpkin? The largest of the season have been grown in Europe two out of the last three years.

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Sorry, Not Sorry: When Apologizing Makes Things Worse. Adding an apology to a rejection doesn't make you appear any better.

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Driving in Germany is Much Better than Driving in America. And, considering the size of Germany, there's a lot less of it.

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This Cosplayer Transforms Himself into Real Life Versions of Disney Heroes. Jonathan Stryker is a master at becoming a cartoon.

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How the Star Trek Punch Became the Worst Fight Move on TV. A Star Trek stunt coordinator explains why they continue to use the double-handed punch.

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23 College Secrets Your Professors Will Never Tell You. Unless you ask, which is one thing you should do.

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This Guide Will Help You Choose Your Apples Wisely. There's one for every taste and purpose.

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