The Rhodes Scholar program is named for De Beers founder Cecil Rhodes.
Many cultures have tales of the undead, zombies, vampires, and other creatures who rise from the grave to cause mischief among the living. Many will drink your blood or eat your flesh.
Over the weekend, Kara and I attended a concert performance of The Wall by Pink Floyd's Roger Waters. It was a great show, as expected, and the experience warranted inclusion in a Brain Game.
How to Manipulate People. Follow these directions exactly and you'll be just like my second husband.
The Million Dollar Question: Why Does the Web Love Cats?
In the 30+ years since Sony introduced the Walkman personal cassette unit, the company has sold more than 200 million of the devices.
Halloween is almost here. Just remember, scaring people can be a dangerous business.
Remember how much fun it was to get a new costume for Halloween? It was such a big decision.
With Halloween approaching you’ll be hearing lots about ridiculous fictional monsters like vampires and zombies. But what about the “real” monsters that may be skulking around the country undetected?
I've launched a new Neatorama Sub-Blog today, BitLit. Bit, as in binary digits, Lit, as in literature!
We've just been handed an envelope that contains the results of our Greatest Facts contest that coincided with the release of our new American History book. The winners are...
1) The U.S.
Last Friday, Sony announced the end of the Walkman Era -- a period that lasted more than three decades, defining the personal music listening experience for pretty much everyone in my generation (I wa
When friends from out of town come to visit me in LA, the ones who've never been here before always want to see the same things: the Walk of Stars, Mann's Chinese Theater, Rodeo Drive; the s
Time to get in the mood for Halloween!
Trying to figure out what to do with all those extra Halloween candy wrappers?
The nine white squares inside the main red grid should be filled with the digits 1 through 9. Each digit should appear only once in this main grid (the red square). One number is provided for you.
A Murder in Salem. The 1830 killing of Captain Joseph White was a whodunit worthy of gothic literature, which it inspired.
Cats That Look Like Demons.