The 1900 Olympics featured a live pigeon shooting event. The winner bagged 21 pigeons.
You might play fantasy football, but what if your fantasy is to really play football with the stars?
I actually made it through all of the Oscars last night, which is pretty unusual for a couple of reasons. First of all, I usually get bored and change the channel.
Statistician/poll-predictor Nate Silver (previously discussed) analyzed the Oscars before last night's telecast, and attempted to forecast the outcome of the six most popular categories: Support
Though it didn't win any of the five Oscars for which it was nominated, Ron Howard's Frost/Nixon is a very good movie.
Continuing the week-long tradition of me blogging about weird food that people eat , I wanted to share a series of delightful little food-related news items from The Onion, courtesy of their April 200
For those of you who skip over headlines and images: The new issue is here! And it's great.
At the New York Toy Fair, Scholastic unveiled a new book and kit by Klutz entitled Invasion of the BristleBots, with the tagline "Part Robot!
Last week, PBS premiered a new documentary on one of the greatest choreographers of all-time, Jerome Robbins.
You're the editor of a newspaper, and trouble's brewing.
Ironworkers spray paint the names of children with cancer on construction beams as they build a new hospital. It thrills the kids, and in a fashion immortalizes them.
This marks the first time we've lumped together priests, soldiers and Playboy bunnies in one article. Common element: they all dress for success.
As I've said time and again, I'm really not a chick flick kind of a girl. Zombies, those are more up my alley.
This issue's Scatterbrained section is packed with great stories and anecdotes, but perhaps the page that's closest to my heart is the one on Lazy Furniture.
Yesterday marked the 107th anniversary of the birth of American photographer Ansel Adams (1902-1984). At the requests of readers Scott S.
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In 1976, Best Actress winner Louise Fletcher (One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest) signed her acceptance speech to her Deaf parents.