Your 'Starting From Scratch' Reading List

Jason English

Every Friday, I post a series of unrelated questions meant to spark conversation in the comments. Answer one, answer all, respond to someone else's reply, whatever you want. Very casual.

The Weird Week in Review

Miss Cellania

International Banana Club Museum to be Sold Ken Bannister, founder of the International Banana Club Museum, is selling out. The price of the museum has dropped from $45,00 to only $15,000!

Brain Game: Under the Knife

Thanks for giving the Friday Brain Game a shot. This one may surprise you.

Morning Cup of Links: Stick Bombs

Miss Cellania

A Swiss man held his breath for more than 19 minutes, breaking the world record.

The Late Movies: Time-Lapse Videos

Mark Arminio

We're more than halfway through February, yet spring seems so far off for most of us covered under layers upon layers of snow.

The Quick 10: 10 Bygone (or rejected) Academy Awards Categories

Stacy Conradt

The Academy Awards are coming up in a few weeks, which means another long awards ceremony to sit through"¦ if you're inclined to sit through those things, I mean (I am).

What a Rich Retired Genius Does in His Copious Spare Time

Chris Higgins

Nathan Myhrvold is a professional eccentric multimillionaire polymath (for the non-geeks among us: a rich geek who does a bit of everything).

The Remarkable Success of the Worst Movie Ever

Ransom Riggs

Until recently, The Room was just another unsuccessful indie film flop -- a drama, independently financed for around $7 million by writer-director-producer-actor Tommy Wiseau and released in a few the

11 Small Steps to Take Now That Will Make a Huge Difference in Your Career

7 Creative Uses for Poop

Miss Cellania

As long as the animal kingdom exists, we'll have a steady supply of digestive byproducts, whether you call it dung, manure, sewage, feces, or poop. We may as well use it for something!

Amazing Facts, 140 Characters at a Time

Jason English

We're closing in on the magic 50,000 followers milestone on Twitter. I wish we could rig up balloons and streamers to shower the person who puts us over the top.

Fancy Foods to Get You Fried

Jill Harness

Some admittedly "far out" entrepreneurs have opened the first ever gourmet medicinal marijuana restaurant in Denver.

4 Fabulous Online Tools

David K. Israel

When you're working online 10 hours a day as I do, you appreciate all the help you can get. Here are four great tools I've discovered over the last six months that make my job a lot easier.

Brain Game: Seven, One Way

Welcome to the Thursday Brain Game.

Morning Cup of Links: Visions of Geometry

Miss Cellania

Award-winning journalist Ray Gosling admitted on television that he killed someone he loved who was dying of AIDS years ago.