Bathroom break


Bathroom break


Hobo Nickels!


Hobo Nickels!


A Special Message to Birmingham Readers...

Jason English

If you're looking for weekend programming, come out and meet various members of our Birmingham staff at the Magic City Arts Connection in Linn Park.

The Weird Week in Review

Miss Cellania

Stranger in the Garage Homeowner Don Bain of Spokane, Washington says there's a woman living in his garage who he doesn't know, and he wants her out.

How Did You Know? - {day 4}

David K. Israel

Play for your chance to WIN a $100 shopping spree in our store! Okay, so last month was a bust. We can't apologize enough.

12 Hours of Werner Herzog

Ransom Riggs

Don't touch that dial, folks, because the future of the internet has arrived!

Brain Game: MLB 2009 #5

Each of this week's Brain Games will involve the sport of Major League Baseball.

Morning Cup of Links: 5-minutes Mornings

Miss Cellania

Could Food Shortages Bring Down Civilization?

Strolling Beneath the Leaves of Strawberry Plants: László Mednyánszky

Andréa Fernandes

As the weather warms up, take a look at László Mednyánszky's "Hillside at Springtime (Little Landscape)." Mednyánszky (1852-1919), an aristocratic Hungarian artist, celebrates his

The Quick 10: 10 Billboard 200 Milestones

Stacy Conradt

It was this day in 1988 that Pink Floyd's The Dark Side of the Moon album finally dropped off the Billboard 200, ending a phenomenal, record-setting streak that has yet to be broken.

Where Are They Now? 13 NFL Draft Busts

Ethan Trex

The NFL draft is a time for excitement and optimism, but realistically, some of the players taken on Saturday aren't going to pan out in the NFL.

The Roots of Arbor Day

David Clark

Almost a century before the first Earth Day (in 1970), Nebraskans were celebrating their popular tree planting holiday, Arbor Day, on April 22nd.

Help Keep Us On this List!

Mangesh & Jason

We're big fans of New Zealander Justin Brown around the office. The spunky author once lost a rugby bet. The wager?

10 Ruthless Rock Managers

the mag

Our 8th annual '10 Issue' is on newsstands now. This week, we'll be highlighting some of our favorite lists from past installments.

Odds/Ends: Our To Do List (For You)

Jason English

1. Tell your sons and nieces and co-workers about our search for a few good summer interns. For all the details, click here. 2. Start following us on Twitter.

9 More Interesting Museums Preserving British Heritage

Linda Rodriguez McRobbie

My last post highlighted seven museums dedicated to preserving some very specific aspects of British culture, like lawnmowers, Victorian toys, and witchcraft.

Fails Heard 'round the World

Ransom Riggs

There's nothing I enjoy more than a good dose of schadenfreude, and failblog provides that in almost endless measure. Especially, I must say, their wonderful videos.