At the end of Prohibition, FDR said, "What America needs now is a drink."
The term "900 number" probably conjures up images of phone sex operators or, even worse, teen heartthrobs tricking young girls into running up their parents' phone bills.
Eric Whitacre has created a "virtual choir" using volunteers from YouTube.
A chic restaurant in New York has taken an unforeseeable direction in upscale cuisine by serving breast milk cheese made with the help of his wife.
This isn't the first time someone's tak
On August 6, 1945, the nuclear age began as the B-29 bomber Enola Gay dropped an atomic bomb on the city of Hiroshima, Japan. Twelve men were on that flight.
A few weeks back, we asked our Brain Gamers to size up each of the seven continents of the world by land area, largest to smallest.
An unemployed D.C. man giving $10 a day away to different strangers to help foster kindness.
For the three of you out there who haven't heard about Chatroulette.com yet, it's a video chat site that pairs you with random strangers.
As I mentioned earlier tonight, we're having a bit of trouble with the comments section.
We're having an issue with commenting at the moment. Specifically, you can't. Our best men are on the case and I hope to have this resolved shortly.
You know the Pillsbury Doughboy, Elsie the Cow and Tony the Tiger, but many of the advertising mascots we know and love have lesser-known wives, husbands, kids and even parents.
After 4,200 episodes, there's bound to be a few actors, writers, and staff members who worked on the Street before fame hit. Here are some examples, from Rudy Huxtable to Whoopi Goldberg.
"I believe that if we want to survive the next century on this planet, we need...21 billion hours of gameplay every week. ...
Bombay Beach may be the most famously depressing place in California; the poster child for the post-apocalypse.
Here at the _floss, we love Scrabble and have written about it often.
The nine white squares inside the main red grid should be filled with the digits 1 through 9. Each digit should appear only once in this main grid. Two of these numbers are already provided for you.