Carly Simon’s dad is the Simon of Simon and Schuster.
Maybe I'm not a fireworks connoisseur, but I had no idea there were so many different types of effects and I definitely didn't know they had names.
In honor of the Fourth of July, let's start with a medley of videos memorializing Fireworks gone wrong.
From Sydney, a student at NC State, comes an update on the Barrel Monster story from la
This week's installment of our "5 Things You Didn't Know About..." series focuses on one of the finest comic actors of all time.
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We're back with another 5-day trivia hunt!
First let's meet our current champion, and big $100 winner, Daniel Wilson.
On the night of September 13, 1814, Francis Scott Key, an American lawyer and amateur poet, accompanied American Prisoner Exchange Agent Colonel John Stuart Skinner to negotiate a prisoner release wit
This Saturday is July 4, a day when Americans of all shapes and sizes will come together to commemorate the founding of their country, and the noble pursuit of life, liberty, and overcooked hamburgers
Well, the 4th of July weekend is almost here. Time for fireworks, parades, and all those great outdoor cookouts.
Back at the end of May, I promised to cover 13 artists from 13 different countries in the 13 "Feel Art Again" posts for the month of June.
As mentioned in Jason's recent post, mental_floss makes an appearance in the film My Sister's Keeper. The movie is based on a novel of the same name by Jodi Picoult.
For the past two weeks or so, all we've been hearing about is "the Fourth." For those of you outside American borders, "the Fourth" is more properly known as "Independenc
I think this is one of the greatest pieces of presidential trivia out there (and I love presidential trivia): John Adams and Thomas Jefferson both died on July 4, 1826.
So my friend Elise McIntosh was on a business trip in Crystal City (near Washington, DC), and decided to take a walk.
The Cabinet was established in Article II, Section 2 of the United States Constitution to provide a source of key advisors to the President.
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The good people at CNN.com Live had me back yesterday to discuss Danny Gallagher's recent article on songs used by military personnel and law enforcement officers
Last week we announced the opening of our Outlet store, where you can buy select t-shirts for $12.