J.K. Rowling invented Quidditch in a pub.
For one thing, a trip to the polls used to involve a lot more booze.
Guns? Check. Masks? Check. Poetry book? If you're going to rob a stagecoach, here's how to do it with flair.
Kenny Caperton loved the blue Victorian home so much that he decided to construct his own version.
Ghost words have nothing to do with otherworldly apparitions, but they’re enough to scare the headwords off lexicographers.
Click your way through Herman Melville’s titanic text. We’ll be here to discuss it when you finish in 2030.
Soar above London on the wings of an eagle.
Step 1: Find a friend who will let you wear his skin after death.
Never worry about losing your best friend again.
Full of haunted mansions and terrifying puns, these commercials use Price's horror pedigree to sell everything from wine coolers to antique furniture.
Gandhi looks like a really chill dude.
A typographic project using dog portraits and breed information.
The incident that shocked a 13-year-old Charlie Chaplin inspired an episode of 'The X-Files' nearly a century later.
It's the movie that almost made the creators of 'South Park' swear off moviemaking altogether.
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