Tuesday Turnip


Tuesday Turnip


Forced Perspective Photography

Jill Harness

Forced perspective photography combines an unlimited focus range with an expansive landscape to create a photo that your mind interprets to be real. The effect is a Photoshop-less photo forgery.

Friday Happy Hour: What Celebrity Do You Resemble?

Jason English

1. Two times when I was a kid—once at a restaurant called The Boathouse in Sarasota, Florida—my dad was mistaken for Tom Hanks.

The Weird Week in Review

Miss Cellania

Woman Tries to Steal Puppy at Gunpoint 24-year-old Ashleigh Johnson of Kellyville, Australia placed an ad to sell a Chihuahua puppy.

Land of the Little People

Ransom Riggs

Well, this is one way to deal with discrimination -- hundreds of dwarves in southern China have chosen to live in a special mountain commune all their own, where residents must be less than four feet

Brain Game: Papa!

The answer to today's Brain Game might be obvious to a particular portion of our readership, but not so much to others. Where's the line? You'll have to figure that out.

Morning Cup of Links: Ig Nobel Prizes

Miss Cellania

The 2009 Ig Nobel Prizes were awarded last night at Harvard University.

Women of the Venetian Renaissance

Andréa Fernandes

We're doing a week of women on "Feel Art Again." Today's post brings you the four most prominent female artists of the Venetian Renaissance: Sofonisba Anguissola, Diana Mantuana,

What's in a Nickname? The Origins of All 30 NHL Team Names

Scott Allen

Ever wonder what a Canuck is? How about a Blue Jacket? Here's a breakdown of how the league's 30 teams got their names.

The Late Movies: Caught Stealing

Mark Arminio

Last night, the Twins played the Tigers in a battle of teams from the AL Central. With Detroit out to a 5-1 lead, the Twins started a mini-rally in the top of the 6th.

Our Maxim-Approved Twitter Feed

Jason English

It's time for our semi-regular reminder of our Twitter account's existence. Earlier this week, Maxim Magazine named us in their list of 100 Twitter Feeds Every Guy Should Follow.

Special Frontline Preview: "Obama's War"

Chris Higgins

Longtime readers will know that I'm a fan of great documentaries, and the PBS series Frontline is among the best televised documentary content in the world.

The Quick 10: 10 Strange Dental Care Flavors

Stacy Conradt

Look, call me a traditionalist, but when it comes to toothpaste, I want mint. Fresh mint, spearmint, minty-mint; I don't care, but I want mint.

Bonus Quiz: Name All 30 NHL Teams

Sandy and Kara

Years of expansion and multiple franchise relocations have made the NHL a much different league than it was just two decades ago.

The Hello Kitty Hospital

Jill Harness

Hello Kitty may be a little bit of a trend in America, but in Asia, it's a lifestyle.

Month in Review: September's Most Popular Stories

Jason English

If you're keeping score at home, September was the second-best month we've ever had.