John Adams drank a tankard of hard cider each day and had the occasional beer for breakfast.
The middle finger is one of our species' oldest and most ubiquitous insulting gestures. But why is waving one of your fingers offensive?
On Sunday, Ben Roethlisberger became the tenth quarterback to start in two or more Super Bowl wins. We've put two minutes on the clock.
Ever since the Raiders of the Lost Ark rocked my childhood, I've been a big fan of anything that combines archaeology and the supernatural.
You're starting a new year at a new school. YouÂ arrive in the morning with a notebook and most of the other essentials.
Some particularly unusual units of measurement.
Tomorrow marks the 65th anniversary of the death of Pieter Cornelis Mondriaan, Jr., also known as Piet Mondrian (1872-1944). At the request of readers Lauren M.
Editor's Note: This article originally appeared last year.
On the subject of the greatest football dynasties of all-time, the 1970s Pittsburgh Steelers, 1980s San Francisco 49ers, 1990s Dallas
I asked for your best photos taken with celebrities and you did not disappoint. Here's a taste of what you guys sent us.
An in-depth zooming panoramic of the inauguration. Can you find anything interesting?
Blogger David Griner recently came across a "line-a-day" diary kept by his great aunt from 1937 through 1941.
Chinese and Japanese character tattoos have been sweeping the West for a decade or more now, to the extent that most of our readers probably know someone who has one.
We're back with another 5-day trivia hunt!
Again, the rules: Every remaining day this week, I'll be presenting a specific challenge.
Dealing Drugs in the Police Station Bathroom
A 24-year-old man in Everett, Washington was overheard making a drug deal on his cell phone in the men's room. Of the Everett Police Department.
As is the case withÂ many of you, the Super Bowl is on my mind. There are more important things to be concerned with at this moment in history, certainly.