Thomas Jefferson wrote parts of the Declaration of Independence in a Philadelphia tavern.
I'm going on the record right now: I hate book jackets.* These thin paper protectors look pretty in the store, and they help to differentiate books visually.
No matter how many hours you spend playing Halo, Call of Duty or Kid Icarus, it might not be enough to make you a world class gamer.
You know him as the man who sang "White Christmas" and co-starred in a slew of movies with Bob Hope, but what don't you know about Bing Crosby?
Every Friday, I post a series of unrelated questions meant to spark conversation in the comments. Answer one, answer all, respond to someone else's reply, whatever you want. Very casual.
Woman Falls, Rips Picasso Painting
A large painting by Pablo Picasso called "The Actor" hung in the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City.
Technically, it wasn't even a date.
The Google Earth Guys have photographed every street in the world, but they are far from done.
Imagine creating a tattoo every minute and a half for 24 hours straight.
In tonight's Late Movies, we take a look at a few educational, _flossy programs that deserve a spot in your TiVo Season Pass list.
1. Laika. You might have heard of little Laika, the first animal to enter the final frontier.
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We've teamed up with the Discovery channel to offer you a chance to win some MythBuste
In her new book This Book Is Overdue!: How Librarians and Cybrarians Can Save Us All, Marilyn Johnson explores the relevance of librarians in the technological age.
This January brought the 35th annual Winter Fancy Food Show to San Francisco.
So the National Board of Review honored Wes Anderson, director of Rushmore, The Royal Tenenbaums, and most recently The Fantastic Mr. Fox, with a Special Filmmaking Achievement award for Mr. Fox.