In 2010, the Iranian government banned certain decadent western hairstyles— including the mullet.
Here follows a selection of letterheads from a number of personages or organizations, famous and otherwise, taken from the phenomenal blog Letterheady, which is run by archivist Shaun Usher.
YouTube has become the depository for every lyric video, parody, and, apparently, copious amounts of shocking footage from dash-mounted cameras in Russia. But why?
When you cut your skin, your body knows exactly what to do in order to heal the pesky wound as fast as possible. Eventually, a brownish rust colored scab forms over the cut.
When texting and calling just won't do, there is Somebody™, the new app created by Miranda July and the New Museum.
In 1982, Chubby Checker recorded a song about Dig Dug, the classic Atari game.
Wiltshire's favorite prehistoric monument might have just become a little bit less mysterious.
Cliff Young was not your typical marathon runner. A scrawny, 61-year-old Australian potato farmer who still lived with his mom, Young didn’t even own a pair of running shoes.
Our friend from Sesame Street may be a big bird, but he’s tiny compared to some real birds that have roamed the earth in the past.
Summer is (unofficially) over, but don't despair; there's still plenty to celebrate in September—even after Labor Day's long weekend has wrapped.
One hundred years ago yesterday, the world’s last passenger pigeon died at Ohio’s Cincinnati Zoo.
A 120 million-year-old fossil has revealed a new, rather endearing discovery about dinosaurs: They may have had babysitters to watch over their youngsters.
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