Alaska is so big that you could fit 75 New Jerseys in it.
Cheers finished a lowly 77th in the ratings after its first season in 1982-83, performing poorly against Simon & Simon and Too Close for Comfort in its 9 p.m. Thursday time slot.
Think quickly about what types of insurance you have. Health (if you're lucky), renter's/homeowner's, car, and maybe a few other policies, right?
The Geekiest (slash, most awesome) Pants"¦ Ever?
The Curious History of Contraception - amazing (and sometimes slightly horrifying) moments in birth control, plus a look into the future.
In case you weren't obsessively refreshing mentalfloss.com all week, here's what you
If you have an itch, you scratch it. Scratch and itch; they go together like peas and carrots and everyone—humans, apes, dogs and cats—knows it.
Everyone knows the video game classics "“ you can't go wrong with Mario, Zelda, or Donkey Kong.
Summer is winding down, but a lot of us are still venturing through the local flora and fauna bare-legged. As a public service, we thought we'd scratch up some poison ivy
Last week, we took a look at the winding stretch of road between Detroit and Cincinnati and a few of the fantastic diversions along the way—everything from a haunted insane asylum to a great
You may know him as the author of such masterpieces as Lolita, Pale Fire, and Pnin, but how well do you know Vladimir Nabokov?
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. It's casual.
It's an all-new 5-day trivia hunt,
with an all-new set of puzzles, prizes, and collaborators!
In addition to the usual $100 and $50 gift certificates to our store for the first place winner and
Dutch Moon Rock is Fake
A former prime minister of the Netherlands received an Apollo 11 moon rock as a gift from U.S. ambassador J. William Middendorf in 1969.
It's Friday, so let's finish the week with the conclusion of yesterday's Brain Game.
A love story of Olympic proportions. 25 years later, Al Joyner sees Flo Jo every day, in their daughter. (via Metafilter)
Why our sun makes a figure eight in the sky every year.