The word "unfriend" appeared in print all the way back in 1659.
"¢Â Though often considered (or assumed) a Hawaiian food, the pineapple originally hails from Brazil.
I'm as big a fan of Christmas as the next person, but I'm wary of celebrating too much. I like a little eggnog, a few presents, a carol or two.
I watched one of my favorite goofy-fun "buddy" movies on TV recently, and after grabbing pen and paper and playing around with its title, I discovered an anagram that could feasibly have bee
Of the hundreds of exoplanets we know of, the one that most resembles earth is called GJ 1214b.
Everybody loves a goof-up on TV or in a movie.
I'm going to have to watch this on the sly at some point in the next week, because every time my husband walks in the room and sees it on TV, he starts making fun of me.
Testosterone has long been the black sheep of hormones—blamed for every bad behavior from aggression to greed to promiscuity. But a new study might change testosterone's bad boy
The Center for Science in the Public Interest (CSPI) has an eye-opening video demonstrating the health hazards of eating at major Italian-style restaurant chains (they focused on the Olive Garden and
When you think of Christmas, you probably envision a row of cherry-faced carolers standing on your doorstep, holding candles and swaying to the soft, delicate notes of classic Christmas songs.
The mental_floss fantasy football league's regular season is over, and Stacy Conradt has made the rest of us look silly. I'm not sure I've ever seen this kind of dominance.
The Jan/Feb issue of mental_floss hits newsstands soon, so we're continuing with our week-long preview of the magazine's stories.
Truman Capote lived in Brooklyn by choice, and so did I, once... Brooklyn Heights, to be more exact. Actually, the Northern part of Brooklyn Heights, if you want to be even more exact.
WhenÂ the Borderlands quiz Kara and I composed wasÂ featured as the 5PM Quiz yesterday, I decided to consult my notes to see if I had a state-related Brain Game to follow up with this morning.
A few months ago, I wrote about a unique tourist attraction in Southwestern China in which dwarves from across the region, who are discriminated against and have trouble getting regular jobs, have ban
December is the darkest month of the year. So why isn't it the coldest? It honestly has nothing to do with the power company's profit margins.
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