France's last execution via guillotine was in 1977.
Here's a Haiku which, according to commonly accepted English practices, is both a valid Haiku when read aloud (in English), and holds meaning and even a sort of story -- even though it contains o
It's an all-new 5-day trivia hunt!
Co-puzzle Master Josh Halbur and I are happy to bring you the next How Did You Know?
Our new issue is on newsstands and in mailboxes (or beach bags or bathrooms or wherever it is you do your _flossing).
Happy Canada Day! Canada became independent of Britain gradually, in stark contrast to the fit we Yanks threw in the 1770s. The celebration of Canada Day grew gradually as well.
By changing one letter at a time to form different English words, and leaving all other letters in their original positions, convertÂ SEVEN intoÂ TIMES in the fewest number of steps possible.
The 2010 Bulwer-Lytton awards for bad fiction have been bestowed.
Every Wednesday, Miss Kathleen provides links to a variety of things happening at libraries across the country. If there's something fun going on in your local library this week, leave us a
For your viewing pleasure, I've rounded up some awesome videos of ants in captivity.
Solve the following puzzle and you may win your pick of anything you want from the neatoshop (valued under $25).
Ada Lovelace, daughter of the poet Lord Byron and the Countess of Lovelace, is considered the first computer programmer, despite having died in 1852 -- long before computers were actually built.
As you guys are reading this, I'm out on maternity leave.Â But as I write this, I'm really about three weeks away from having a baby.Â So you can imagine that my life is revolving around w
Phil Jackson never saw a movie until his senior year in high school. TV? His family didn't own one. Dancing? Not allowed.