Brain Game: Got a Spare?

It's Free-for-All Friday here at the Brain Game. What say we knock back a few...

Morning Cup of Links: Victorian Wire

Miss Cellania

A year ago, we linked to a Metafilter thread in which the forum banded together to avert disaster for two young women from Russia. Now those who were there tell the entire story. One NSFW image.

The Late Movies: Super Mario

Mark Arminio

I'm feeling a bit nostalgic, so tonight we have some clips inspired by Super Mario Brothers.

Fordlandia: Henry Ford's Ill-Fated Foray Into the Brazilian Jungle

Ethan Trex

We remember Henry Ford as the automotive magnate who perfected assembly line technology, but he also dabbled in ambitious social programs, including one in which he hired ex-convicts straight out of S

The Number of the Day: 650,000

Colin Patrick

A California man named Thirry Chahez, channeling his inner Cosmo Kramer, found out the hard way that all money is not created equal.

The Brother IntelliFax 2800 App Store (FINALLY)

Chris Higgins

Isn't it time you played Angry Birds on your Brother Intellifax 2800? Of course it is.

Your Moment of Zen: Things Organized Neatly

Ransom Riggs

Sometimes, when my life gets stressful, or I have so many things to do and my attention gets so fragmented that it's hard to know where to start, I just have to take a half-hour or so, breathe, a

9 More People Who Refused to be Limited

Miss Cellania

Server migration or not, this one is a brand new article! Some people love a challenge. Some people are handed challenges they never asked for.

7 College Cheating Scandals

Ethan Trex

While Zack Morris and Mike Seaver may have made cheating look hilarious, there can be pretty sweeping repercussions. Just look at these epic college cheating scandals. 1.

11 Famous Illeists

Scott Allen

Note: Server migration week continues, so forgive us for reposting a few oldies/goodies.


Happy Think Thursday! The following are five of history's most famous feature film quotes.

Morning Cup of Links: American Smiles

Miss Cellania

Russians thinks Americans smile too much, and therefore must be either mentally ill, deceptive, or insulting. But just maybe living in America is something worth smiling about.

The Late Movies: MTV Unplugged

Chris Higgins

MTV Unplugged premiered in 1989, showcasing musicians playing acoustic versions of their songs.

SXSW: By the Numbers

Chris Higgins

CNN has launched some video content on Vimeo, that other video site that looks nicer than YouTube.

At the Libraries: Year of the Librarian!

Miss Kathleen

Every Wednesday, Miss Kathleen provides links to a variety of stories about libraries, authors, and books. If there's something fun going on in your local library, leave us a