Michael Jackson wanted to do a Harry Potter musical. J.K. Rowling said no.
Those who've been following this blog for a long time probably remember my old Weekend Word Wraps, and all the complaining I used to do about expressions like, like.
The High Cost of Poverty. Wealthy people don't realize that the poorer you are, the more you pay for just the basics.
The Amazing Spider Cat!
Tonight we take a look at one of the reasons YouTube was invented in the first place...newsroom bloopers.
Did you know Tony Danza isn't the biggest fan of local
It's official "“ at 4,032 pages, all resting on a spine over a foot thick, the world's thickest book is The Complete Miss Marple.
I realize this is a pretty morbid subject, but when I was researching the Statue of Liberty for Monday's article I came across a list of people who have jumped off of Lady Liberty.
Discover Magazine's Cosmic Variance blog brings us Rules for Time Travelers, a set of eleven rules that help to explain (or contradict) various time-travel scenarios in pop culture.
Our growing posse hit 4,000 last night. I'd like to see us get over 5,000 by the end of the month.
In 1853, with the California Gold Rush in full swing, a 24-year-old German-Jewish immigrant named Levi Strauss arrived in San Francisco.
What makes a building scary? Its design has something to do with it, certainly.
"¢ Butter has enjoyed a long history all over the world, from Middle Age Parisians being denied the coloration of butter (in the case of it not being yellow enough) to American Pioneers multi-tas
Like some of you, I first saw thisÂ three or fourÂ years ago on the Internet, but it's worthÂ a spot in the Brain Game libraryÂ (andÂ should fascinate those of youÂ that missed it the first time
It's no secret that the camera business has been good to Jews, especially in New York City, where many religious Jews own and operate some of the biggest photo stores in the world, like B&H.
40 years ago, the Apollo X lunar mission crew named its modules Charlie Brown and Snoopy. Charles Schultz considered his NASA connection one of the highlights of his life.
Advanced Cat Yodeling.
On Friday, Jasper Johns celebrated his 79th birthday.
Some directors can't seem to get their point across in two full hours.