The actor who was inside R2-D2 hated the guy who played C-3PO.
Although the Academy Awards are far and away the most visible of all of the Academy's endeavors, the group is involved in numerous other missions in the field of film study.
Frontline is a PBS documentary series that has consistently offered the best reporting on a huge range of topics for over 25 years.
Eyebrows Shaved for Charity
72-year-old Si Burgher had eyebrow hairs as long as three inches. They were so long he brushed them every day.
Kara and I love Dragnet...
This handy list of Oscar nominees will prepare you for the awards on February 22nd.
In the new issue of mental_floss magazine, Ethan Trex answers The Biggest Questions of 2009.
Today's "Feel Art Again" takes a brief look at two influential but little-known artists who were born 130 years apart on this date, January
I don't know that there is ever a particularly dignified way to die, I guess, but these 10 seemed especially unseemly. Note to self: don't do drugs while sitting on the toilet.
Young people just don't appreciate how easy they have it these days.
You'll pay to watch your favorite wrestlers fake-fight, but will you shell out your hard-earned cash to hear them really sing?
1. A role in a Stephen King
Like all presidents, Barack Obama and his family will have to pay for their own food while they're living in the White House. But does someone actually send them a bill?
Today's awesomeness: excellent travel writing from Fred Scharmen, a man who spent six days aboard Dettifoss, a container ship.
Serial murderers can come from any background and work in any profession. However, medical careers make it easy for someone who is inclined to murder to carry it out, and to cover it up.
Research has revealed that, upon hearing a phrase beginning with the words "Let X equal," some humansÂ perk up and focus in on the mathematic joy that follows.