In Japan, letting a sumo wrestler make your baby cry is considered good luck.
You probably remember how the Berlin Wall fell, but do you know how and why it was erected?
In February 1884, the first volume - A through Ant - of the Oxford English Dictionary was published.
We've written about unusual and annoying alarm clocks before -- but we've never brought you a Late Movies video roundup of them. What follows is truly annoying and horrible.
We had a lot of fun giving away daily neatorama prizes this month! We hope you continue to enjoy this new aspect of the game. Thanks for being active on the Facebook page.
Dr. Phil. Marie Laveau's House of Voodoo. Buffy The Vampire Slayer.
Yesterday I wrote about an American breakfast cereal magnate who was a prominent eugenicist around the turn of the last century.
Desert Bus is a horrible, horrible driving game -- and it was meant to be. In the game, you're tasked with driving a bus from Tucson to Las Vegas.
Every week, Miss Kathleen provides links to a variety of stories about libraries, authors, and books. If there's something fun going on in your local library, leave us a
While we were wading through the origins of the names of the U.S. states last fall, reader Brit asked me where the North in North Carolina and North Dakota came from.
Whether prepping for a geeky friend’s birthday party, celebrating the release of a film you’ve been dying to see or as part of a fun wedding reception, movie-themed cakes are always in good taste.”The
Chilled to the bone from my very first full-fledged blizzard, the inspiration behind this week's Wednesday Word Ladder isn't tough to figure out.
One of the reasons that Fight Club is among my favorite movies is the fact that every time I watch it, I notice something I’d previously overlooked – the discovery of which opens up all kinds of new m
Darcy Padilla documented Julia's life in words and photographs over an 18 year span. The grind of poverty, drugs, HIV, and childbirth played itself out over and over for all of us to see.
Devo's "Whip It" has one hand reaching out to the future (a Minimoog synthesizer drives the tune and a six oscillator synthesizer, custom-made for the band by Moog Music, provides the l
Fair is fair - we couldn't pay a virtual visit to Steel City without also roadtripping to Titletown, USA, now could we?