J.K. Rowling invented Quidditch in a pub.
Frederick Law Olmsted (1822 - 1903) is far from a household name these days, having died over a century ago. Despite this, his reach remains wide in the United States.
This is goofy and awesome. Casey Kasem and David Letterman count down Dave's Top Ten Numbers From One to Ten. I think you'll be surprised which number comes out on top.
It's a weird world we're living in. Can't believe I'm typing the following sentence: Thanks to Alyssa Milano & John Green for talking us up on
Reader Humaira writes in, "I have always wondered why clocks, watches, timepieces etc. always say (roughly) 10:10 before you set the correct time?
With 'G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra,' opening today, we figured it was a good time to re-run our Name-That-G.I. Joe quiz from earlier this year. Enjoy!
Giant Catfish Attacks Fisherman
It sounds like a fish story.
1. I have come to the realization that everyone has one (and usually only one) good story about flying with a strange, abusive or inebriated passenger.
There are 26 letters in the English alphabet, and one of them is meant to replace the question mark you'll see below in today's Brain Game.
Cahokia, the ancient city on the Mississippi where St. Louis is now, flourished in the 12th century and was an center of commerce.
For tonight's Late Movies, here are five clips of interviews with fictional characters conducted by real people.Â Some characters, like the satirical pundit Stephen Colbert portrays nightly, are
The Justice League has been around in comics, cartoons and even a television movie for years with a rotating cast of superheroes. But can you remember the founding members?
Big news yesterday: Lynette "Squeaky" Fromme, Manson Family member and would-be assassin of Gerald Ford, has been paroled from prison after nearly 35 years of incarceration.
Long live sports promotions, those marketing brainstorms that gave us Ted Turner riding an ostrich around Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium and, on another occasion, pushing a baseball on hands and knees
You may have heard that Twitter, the popular social message-sharing service, was down for several hours this morning as it fell victim to a DDoS attack, or Distributed Denial of Service attack.
The economy is stagnant and many businesses are struggling to stay afloat, yet Netflix consistently shows a profit.