The inventors of Bubble Wrap were originally trying to make plastic wallpaper.
I'm happy to announce a winner to our last How Did You Know? 5-day trivia hunt.
I worship David Byrne, the lanky Scot frontman of Talking Heads. He's a sort of lyrical god to me. If he told me to do something, you know what? I'd do it.
Fairy tales and fables have been around for centuries, but do you remember who wrote which tale? See if you can guess the author of some of the most popular fairy tales and fables ever created.
I've mentioned statistician Nate Silver before (How Nate Silver Predicted Obama's Win; Nate Silver's Oscar Predictions, Reviewed).
On June 7, 1892, Benjamin Harrison became the first President of the United States to ever attend a baseball game.
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Reggie Aqui and Melissa Long had me back to talk about a couple semi-uplifting mentalfloss.com stories.
I went to an interesting talk last night with author Lewis Hyde and the former head of the NEA, Bill Ivey, who's something of a crusader against what he sees as an increasing corporate strangleho
"¢ Possibly derived from the Love German "muffe" or the Old French "moflet," this "soft tender," "little cake" lives up to its storied origins.
Yesterday we received a few emails about a radio station in Boston that was holding a "Discontinued Ben & Jerry's Flavor or MySpace Band?" contest.
I recently came to the conclusion that entire population can be divided into two groups: Category A - the people who think high school is/was the be-all end-all, who lament graduation day, and Categor
Join us again as weÂ visit the offices of McLanderstone & Associates. Don got finished with his work a bit early, and had a few minutes to relax before tackling the rush hour.
The Bay Area R2 Builders make real working R2D2 units, which cost a ton of money and take years to make, but they get a lot of satisfaction from them.
Like a scene from a familiar Hitchcock movie,
In our quest to feature a different artist from a different country in each installment of "Feel Art Again" this month, today's post highlights "the greatest artist Brazil has eve
Well, it's June, otherwise known as the wedding month. So for all you June brides out there, these wedding bloopers are for you.
If he couldn't manage this, how will he handle the
Remember those WWF Superstars action figures from the mid-to-late 1980s? Unless your answer is an unequivocal YES!, you should probably just move on.
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