Thomas Jefferson wrote parts of the Declaration of Independence in a Philadelphia tavern.
Before it's over, let me slip in a quick 'Happy National Teacher Day!' to all our educator friends.
The term supergroup was coined in the late 1960s to describe rock bands made up of musicians that were already well known from performing in other bands or individually.
I am deeply thankful to Dr. John Pemberton, who invented Coca-Cola this week back in 1886.
People of Birmingham:
A charity has approached us about putting on a trivia night fundraiser. We're all for it, and we thought it'd be fun to involve some of our most loyal fans.
Disorganized salami goes in one end, robotic FlexPicker™ hands go to work, and neatly organized rows of perfect salami exit the machine.
1. The Pixar Quiz
by David K. Israel
2. Mint Condition: A Baseball Card Quiz
by Dave Jamieson
3. Name the Big Mac Ingredients
We're thrilled to welcome a special guest blogger, the author of Lost States: True Stories of Texlahoma, Transylvania, and Other States That Never Made It.
My hunch is many of you probably check in often with our friends over at the Geek Dad blog on Wired.com.
Today is Star Wars Day, an unofficial holiday that has been gaining steam over the past few years, but not without controversy.
By changing one letter at a time to form different English words, and leaving all other letters in their original positions, convert FIVE into FOUR in seven (or fewer) steps.
Actress Lynn Redgrave, who died Sunday, asked her daughter to document her battle against breast cancer in photographs. The pictures are sweet, sad, scary, and one may be NSFW.
Long chunks of unbroken monologue are what great film actors seem to love most, and what we remember many of our best actors for.