At the Wife Carrying World Championships in Finland, first prize is the wife’s weight in beer.
Daniel Day-Lewis has one. Robert De Niro, too. So do Anne Hathaway and Bradley Cooper.
In 1872, part of a damaged whale mandible and set of teeth were found on Pitt Island in New Zealand.
While “Dixie” (you know, “Oh, I wish I was in the land of cotton/Old times there are not forgotten…”) might seem as inseparable from the South as collard greens and barbecue, the song was actually wri
It’s hard enough to get nominated for an Academy Award as a living person. It’s even harder to be nominated when you don’t actually exist. Here are 6 “people” who did just that.
Using the bathroom has come a long way from when ancient Greeks used stones and pieces of clay for personal hygiene.
Oscar swag bags have become a thing of legend over the past decade or so. Nominees and presenters get “bags” teeming with gifts worth tens of thousands of dollars.
there are plenty of pungent, slimy foodstuffs from around the world that are comparatively jam-packed with life-extending nutrients and bacteria, even if they take the tastebuds a little more getting
The awards issued each year have reflected the ever-changing nature of the movie business—today’s Best Visual Effects may well give way to tomorrow’s Best Use of 3D Technology.