8 Movie Star Life Stories (That Were Completely Made Up)

Mark Juddery

You know you shouldn't believe everything you read about famous actors and actresses.

The Quick 10: The Price of 10 Pieces of Marilyn Monroe Memorabilia

Stacy Conradt

You might have heard it in the news today: Marilyn Monroe, had she not died of “acute barbiturate poisoning” in 1962, would have been 85.

The Late Movies: Covers of the Pixies

Chris Higgins

The Pixies have had a special place in my heart since I discovered Doolittle in 1996 -- three years after the band had broken up and seven years after the album was released.

Amazing Underground Walks

Jill Harness

Want to go on an amazing vacation this summer filled with adventures that would even make our notorious explorer Ransom Riggs jealous?

Seawise Giant: You Can't Keep a Good Ship Down

Ethan Trex

We’ve all heard of the Titanic and the Exxon Valdez. The story of the tanker than was once known as the Seawise Giant is much less familiar, although it’s every bit as memorable.

How Did You Know Courtney Scott?

David K. Israel

We had a lot of fun giving away daily neatorama prizes this month! We hope you continue to enjoy this new aspect of the game. Thanks for being active on the Facebook page.

Trading a Paperclip for a House

Chris Higgins

Kyle MacDonald famously traded a red paperclip for a house, using a series of shrewd trades, great PR, and the power of the internet. In this five-minute video, MacDonald explains how it happened.

10 Interesting Numbers in American Culture (Plus or Minus a Few)

Ethan Trex

From the number that defeated the Nazis to the one that put a smile on the faces of drunken sailors, here are 10 digits with real value. 1.

Dietribes: Whose Lime Is it Anyway?

Allison Keene

• The lime you merely call "lime" at the grocery store is more than likely the more exotic sounding Tahiti Lime (a.k.a.

Hot Off My Hard Drive: the Miss Peregrine Book Trailer

Ransom Riggs

Remember last month when I posted all those pictures of abandoned chateaus in Belgium and Luxembourg?

Brain Game: Septice?

Can you make seven times in only six steps? Give today's Wednesday Wordplay challenge a shot. You know you want to.

Morning Cup of Links: Gimme Shelter

Miss Cellania

The wisdom of crowds is incredibly fragile.

The Late Movies: Happy Birthday, Clint Eastwood!

Erica Palan

Today, Clint Eastwood turns 81. We're celebrating with clips from some of his best work on the silver screen—from spaghetti westerns to dark dramas and everything in between.

neatorama presents: HDYK? - {day 5}

David K. Israel

It's an all-new 5-day trivia hunt! Co-puzzle Master Josh Halbur and I are happy to bring you the next How Did You Know?

4 Animals You Can Only Find in Zoos

Jill Harness

People go to zoos to see the animals from exotic locales we couldn’t get to on our own. But some of these animals can’t be seen anywhere except zoos.