Tuesday Turnip


Tuesday Turnip


The Weird Week in Review

Miss Cellania

Man in  La-Z-Boy Charged with Drunk Driving 61-year-old Dennis LeRoy Anderson of Proctor, Minnesota pleaded guilty to leaving a bar and crashing his vehicle.

Brain Game: Hallowords

Trick-or-treat time is nearly upon us! To celebrate, here's today's Brain Game: Find as many words as you can - of four letters or more - from the letters in the word HALLOWEEN.

Morning Cup of Links: Critterati

Miss Cellania

Star Wars (episode four) done completely in ascii. Someone has a lot of extra time on their hands. (via Gorilla Mask) * I vant to suck your broccoli: 23 unusual vampire variations.

3 Bizarre Cases of Death by Shaving

Special Guest Star

by Brett & Kate

Conrad Hilton's Advice to the American People

Chris Higgins

If you've been watching Mad Men lately, you've seen a fictionalized version of Conrad Hilton, the hotelier and great-grandfather of Paris Hilton.

The Quick Seven: Seven Haunted Objects

Stacy Conradt

As promised, we're back to our Halloween-related posts here on the Q10.

Beautiful, Colorful Deserts

Jill Harness

Most people associate the desert with sandy hues and barren lands. In reality though, deserts come in a variety of colors and are laden with an array of specially evolved plants and animals.

6 Promotions That Didn't Quite Work Out

Linda Rodriguez McRobbie

Marketing has come a long way in the last two centuries, but it's hard to get people's attention these days.

9 Halloween Pumpkin Projects

Miss Cellania

There are traditional Jack-o-Lanterns with a face carved on the front and a candle inside. Then there are art pumpkins, with skillfully carved scenes of all kinds.

7 Famous Hoarders

David K. Israel

Do you have trouble throwing stuff out? Afraid to let go of that old remote control for the broken TV you've got stored away in the basement just in case you might need it someday?

Brain Game: Math Square #1

Here's something new in the Brain Game mix: a math square puzzle! The nine squares that make up the main grid should be filled with the digits 1 through 9.

Morning Cup of Links: MC Trebek

Miss Cellania

An Epidemic of Fear: How Panicked Parents Skipping Shots Endangers Us All.

How Much Do These Umpires Get Paid?

Ethan Trex

Major League Baseball's umpires are all over the news after a spate of, er, questionable calls throughout this postseason.

The Late Movies: Bill Nye the Science Guy

Chris Higgins

In honor of Bill Nye's appearance (yelling "I'm just a speck!") in We Are All Connected, I thought I'd round up some clips of his classic science show for kids.

The Quick 10: 10 Celebs Who Worked at Disney

Stacy Conradt

We're just a few days from our annual Halloween pilgrimage to Disneyworld and I'm getting a little antsy.