The word "unfriend" appeared in print all the way back in 1659.
• Let's hash this out right off the bat: how do you spell macaroon/macaron? To me the most definitive argument references Ladurée, the French house who first popularized these delectable treats.
Four out of twelve NASCAR drivers who were invited to meet President Obama at the White House this evening have declined to attend, citing scheduling conflicts—and sparking a nationwide gossip-fest.
I've used Shazam on and off over the years to I.D. songs I either forgot the names of or just never knew.
President Reagan with Drew Barrymore at a ceremony launching the Young Astronauts program on the South Lawn.
After last week's Hilarious Garfield Variants (which, to be fair, were equal parts funny and insane), it came to my attention that America's favorite feline is on Twitter.
Not all of us are prepared for the arrival of fall, but I welcome any indication of the end of the violent storms and sweltering heat. One such sign?
New York Magazine posted a comprehensive Encyclopedia of 9/11.
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For some people, Apple is very much a religion.
In 1924, a man named Hugh Comstock took a little trip to Carmel-by-the-Sea, California to see his sister and her husband.
No matter which style of music you prefer, there's always a guy named Johnny. Whether he's a a runaway teen, a country singer or a convict, Johnny pops up in songs all the time.
Mark Twain: writer, philosopher, riverboat pilot... board game designer?
Today, I present some rarely seen photos of Star Wars behind the scenes. Candid moments, funny moments, serious moments...
UPDATE (September 8, 2011): apparently all of the videos below have been taken down due to copyright claims. What a shame.
Imagine that you had one very specific talent -something unusual, that people would normally never encounter in their everyday lives. Could you make a living doing it?
There are plenty of origami birds out there, but what makes the designs of Joyanne Horscroft and Julie Wilkinson so different is the distinct sculptural aspect of their papercraft birds.