Reed Hastings was inspired to start Netflix after a $40 late fee on a VHS copy of Apollo 13.
It's Elvis' 75th birthday! I'm sure he's out there celebrating somewhere with a Fool's Gold sandwich.
by Alisson Clark
Sure, they did their fair share of burning and looting. But who knew pirates were ahead of our Founding Fathers when it came to good
In a world where digital cameras can be cheaper than a fancy dinner, a lot of people take realistic art for granted.
In December, I came across The Last Living American Veteran of WWI, an interview with Frank Buckles, the eponymous veteran.
1. The $100 is the highest value bill in circulation in the United States.
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.
You don't earn a nickname like "Mr. Las Vegas" without leading a pretty interesting life.
Escaping Prisoner Becomes Stuck
42-year-old Roberto Carrillo didn't want to be in jail for New Years Eve.
By changing one letter at a time to form new words, and leaving all other letters in their original positions, convert the word PASS into the word PLAY in seven (or fewer) steps.
Also known as chromakey (or bluescreen), it used to be something that was reserved mainly for high-flying, blockbuster effects films.
If you've been traumatized by a goat, help is available.
In honor of tonight's BCS National Championship game, tonight's Late Movies take a look at some memorable college football plays.
In this year's Tostitos Fiesta Bowl, undefeated
I have this fantasy that I am harboring a rare, insanely valuable first edition of some obscure book somewhere on my overstuffed bookshelves.
Yesterday, former Expos & Cubs slugger Andre Dawson was inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame.
Last month, Scott Allen wrote about the origins of the nicknames of the 10 schools in BCS bowls.