In a 1917 letter to Winston Churchill, Admiral John Fisher used the phrase "O.M.G."
In 1609, Galileo invented the telescope. Five minutes later, someone invented the shoe-polish-on-the-eyepiece gag.
Someone's getting his chiton ripped up in this matchup. These two ancient Greek heavyweights both have a lot going for them.
Here's a screen capture from the opening of Fool Wars.
If you check in with our blog often, you know we love giving books, CDs and DVDs away before they become available to the general public.
A slide show of Google's April Fool pranks. How are they going to top themselves this year? (via J-Walk Blog)
AskMen ranks The Top 29 Cities to Live In.
Max Ernst was born on April 2, 1891, and died just one day short of his 85th birthday, on April 1, 1976.
Have you ever strolled along outside, serenaded by a lovely song, only to look up and not know to whom you owe thanks for such a sweet sound? Is that a nuthatch you see, or a chickadee?
This week's G20 summit meeting has put London on alert.
Broadway in Chicago recently held a conference on the topic of transforming books into Broadway Musicals, partially due to the success of "Wicked," the longest running Broadway Musical in C
Carl Bialik of the Wall Street Journal brings us a smart article on overvalued points in games.
Newton's rÃ©sumÃ© is certainly more diverse; he's got the gravity thing, calculus, his contributions to optics, and his laws of motion.
Sporting toxic saliva and shark-like razor sharp teeth, the Komodo dragon is one fierce predator. But they rarely attack humans.
We apologize for the site going down last night. You've heard of the famous half-time toilet bowl flush?
It's an everyday tragedy of the modern world: you have a favorite piece of clothing that fits just so, but when it comes out of the wash, it's shrunk.
We'll always remember the first time we saw sports' greatest stars pull off their signature tricks, like Michael Jordan dunking or Wayne Gretzky making a seemingly impossible shot.