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Secrets of Past Elections Revealed! (2004)

Linda Rodriguez McRobbie

After every presidential election since 1984, Newsweek has printed the best gossipy stories, revealing all the whining and backbiting of America's greatest spectacle.

Name the Top 10 Dog Names in 5 Minutes

Jason English

The response to our 'Name x in y minutes' book giveaway has been overwhelming.

Lessig on Copyright, Remixed

Chris Higgins

Lawrence Lessig has been working in the area of copyright law for years.

Dietribes: Orange You Glad?

Allison Keene

Two reasons for choosing the orange to Dietribe upon this week: one, it's something bright to lighten up the winter doldrums, and two, as a reminder of how to fight some of those nasty winter-rel

5 Famous Bowling Alleys

Scott Allen

Shortly after bowling a 37 at the Pleasant Valley Lanes during a March campaign stop in Altoona, Pa., Barack Obama vowed to replace the White House's bowling alley with a full-size indoor basketb

DIY 3D (OMG!)

Ransom Riggs

You've probably heard of HD -- now available in widely-available consumer video cameras (under $1,000) and viewable on the latest-greatest high-res flatscreens, you can enjoy the magic of home-gr

How Ex-Vice Presidents Made Ends Meet

Ethan Trex

Now that Dick Cheney is winding down his second term as one of the more controversial Vice Presidents of the United States, what next?

Brain Game: Gere Fab

From the Department of Redundancy Department: Kara's 5 Questions quiz once again inspired me to compose today's Brain Game.

The History of 'It' Girls (And Their Predictable Downfalls)

Linda Rodriguez McRobbie

Heavy is the head that wears the "It" girl tiara. History has no dearth of young women who, once thrust into the limelight, manage to screw things up in astounding, stupefying ways.

Morning Cup of Links: By the Numbers

Andréa Fernandes

Miss Cellania is temporarily out of commission, so I'll be filling in today.

The Earthly Delights of Heironymous Bosch

Andréa Fernandes

Heironymous Bosch's "Garden of Earthly Delights" may be one of the most studied works of art in the world, yet we still know very few definitive facts about the triptych or the man who

The Quick 10: The 10 Coldest Days in the Continental U.S.

Stacy Conradt

Do we have any _flossers from Stanley, Idaho? If so, you have put me to shame.

The Deep Green Sea

Chris Higgins

Last week, President Bush declared large parts of the Pacific Ocean as marine national monuments, permanently restricting commercial usage (like fishing and oil exploration) in those areas.

Secrets of Past Elections Revealed! (2000)

Linda Rodriguez McRobbie

After every presidential election since 1984, Newsweek has printed the best gossipy stories, revealing all the whining and backbiting of America's greatest spectacle.

No Small Tales - Kissing Babies

David K. Israel

Periodically over the last few years, Mangesh and I have talked about trying some short stories on the _floss.

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