TASER is an acronym for Thomas A. Swift's Electric Rifle.
I've posted about Improv Everywhere before, but they were featured on last week's episode of This American Life (a rebroadcast from 2005) and I thought IE founder Charlie Todd had some reall
I've long said it was a major goal to have 40,000 Twitter followers by December 11th.
Here's a treat -- in 1980, Prime Computer (aka PR1ME Computer if you were totally awesome) hired actors Tom Baker and Lalla Ward (then playing Dr. Who and Romana on the BBC's Dr.
Larry King is one of television news' most immediately recognizable personalities, and it's not just because of his trademark glasses and suspenders.
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.
Angelo Pericolo of New Jersey threw away what he thought was merely an empty disposable cup before his wife informed him the cup was holding her wedding ring.
Fake Fingerprints by Plastic Surgery
27-year-old Lin Rong re-entered Japan even though she had earlier been deported back to China for overstaying her visa.
Now that we've had some snow and temperatures in the teens, it seems like the season is officially here.
Fixers, feeders, and the strange, hidden world of feral cats. Should tens of thousands of ownerless cats in Denver be destroyed or neutered?
The ancient Greeks borrowed from the Hebrew by turning aleph and bet (the first two letters of the Hebrew alphabet, respectively) into alpha and beta, which is where the English word originates.
Our brains are fascinating things. They allow us to reason and conceptualize, think and articulate. Yet for all their wonders, our brains are amazingly susceptible to being, well, tricked.
Holiday TV specials creep into the viewing schedule earlier and earlier each year.
So yesterday I posted The Late Movies: Rock On, Wesley Willis, featuring some of Wesley Willis's bizarre-but-awesome music.
We see them day in and day out and often bring them into our homes to hang out with our families... but we don't even know their real names. Tsk.