TASER is an acronym for Thomas A. Swift's Electric Rifle.
When I'm not blogging for mental_floss, I can usually be found wearing bright orange rubber pants and gutting, cutting and selling fish at my local Whole Foods (and winning awards for it).
Music videos are an art, and they, like many art forms, had a golden age -- and it ended about ten years ago.
It's an all-new 5-day trivia hunt!
Co-puzzle Master Josh Halbur and I are happy to bring you the next How Did You Know? sponsored by the extraordinary video sharing site motionbox.com.
Among the gazillions of food blogs are some that always feature a subject you know and love -as long as you know and love what the blogger has chosen to write about.
Boston's Fenway Park led the major leagues in
hot dogs served during the 2008 pro baseball
With nearly a foot of snow on the ground here in Michigan, my thoughts wander to sunny Hawaii. I've never been there, actually, but I did watch Hawaii Five-O and Magnum, P.I. on occasion.
West Brain, East Brain: What a difference culture makes.
We've all been enjoying watching Olympians triumph and claim medals, but what happens to them after the games are over? Does the luge offer long-term career opportunities?
You know how animators and filmmakers will sometimes slip something a little unexpected into a piece just to put their stamp on it? They're not the only ones who do so.
People of Earth, BEHOLD! I bring you CubeStormer, your new Rubik's Cube-Solving Overlord!
From the time that the first humanoids roamed the Earth, one of the basic necessities of life besides food, water and oxygen has always been the ability to entertain oneself.
Our 9th annual '10 Issue' hits newsstands this week. To celebrate, here's an article on the Vatican from last year's edition.
We are just over halfway through the Vancouver Winter Olympics. If watching the events on TV makes you want to try out these sports, there are ways to simulate the feeling without moving to a northern
By my way of thinking, there's nothing funnier than earnest videos that capture a moment in history when we were a little more naÃ¯ve.
I know I'm not the only one who'd be extremely disturbed after seeing the above ad that was actually used in Germany.