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When Ohio Outlawed Seduction

Jennifer M Wood

An 1886 law made it illegal for a woman in Ohio to act on those romantic feelings she was having toward her roller skating instructor.

10 Cold War Terms Used in 'The Americans'

Angela Tung

The latest season of The Americans is wrapping up tonight, so it's time to make like deep-cover 1980s Soviet agents Philip and Elizabeth Jenkins, put on a wig, and take surveillance of these 10 s

A Visual History of Hockey Jerseys on One Awesome Poster

Erin McCarthy

10 Surprisingly Noisy Sea Critters

Kate Horowitz

We envision the sea floor as a serene, quiet place. We're wrong.

You Don’t Need to Get $225,000 Worth of Plastic Surgery Just to Celebrate William Shakespeare

Mangesh & Jason

Lots of people say they like Shakespeare. Not a lot of people get plastic surgery just to prove it.

The Most Interesting Comics of the Week

Rich Barrett

Saskatchewan Town Mulling Slogan Change

Ali Parr

The mayor is tired of explaining to people why it's not horribly offensive.

How 12 Famous Rappers Picked Their Names

Beth Anne Macaluso

The Most Popular NBA Team by ZIP Code

Alvin Ward

A lot of purple on that map.

The Missing Links: Smell a Happy Person

Colin Patrick

13 Titles Inspired by Shakespeare Phrases

Dana Schwartz

Rare Snapshots From the Space Race

Rebecca OConnell

10 Ways Shakespeare Changed Everything

Jamie Spatola

The basic thesis of Stephen Marche’s How Shakespeare Changed Everything becomes obvious very early on (as in, it is expressed in the title).

4 Winning Moments in Gym Class History

Adam Raymond the mag

11 'Sesame Street' Videos for Earth Day

Chris Higgins

It can be easy being green.