The inventors of Bubble Wrap were originally trying to make plastic wallpaper.
Last month, the Mondrian Hotel in South Beach unveiled the Semi Automatic vending machine, which dispenses 24 kt gold handcuffs, Gaultier dresses, and the keys to a 1965 Corvette convertible.
We've tested your knowledge of all things related to the original Nintendo Entertainment System before, but how well do you know its popular successor, the Super Nintendo Entertainment System?
Happy May Day! There are all kinds of cute ideas for what you can do for your friends and family today, if you're inclined to do that sort of thing.
In 2007, Inc. named him one of the "30 Coolest Entrepreneurs Under 30." As of today, he is officially ineligible for that honor. Happy 30th, Mangesh!
1. Last night, I went to see Brian Regan at the Community Theater in Morristown, NJ. He puts on a great show. What strikes me about Regan is that he's not more famous.
It's like something you'd expect to see in a now-classic post-apocalyptic novel by J.G.
I was born and raised in Kentucky, a background that usually doesn't offer much in the way of conversation fodder.
On the heels of Kara's round-up of classic public service announcements, the always entertaining Johnny Wright from YesButNoButYes points us to this series of swine flu PSAs from 1976 (via Adfrea
Happy Friday! The weekend's here...why so tense? Here are 52 ways to conquer stress.
Maybe you can get some home repairs done over the weekend.
I recently heard the song "Big Bad John" by Jimmy Dean, and sang along with the lyrics that described John as "six-foot-six" and weighing "245." It prompted me to think a
One hundred and forty years ago today, Philip Alexius de LÃ¡szlÃ³ (1869-1937) was born in Hungary as Laub FÃ¼lÃ¶p Elek.
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It was a mere 79 years ago that we discovered Pluto and embraced it as one of our nine planets. "Pluto!" we said. "We love you!
So this is nerdy. Here's a video from 1985 in which Andy Warhol digitally paints over a photo of Debbie Harry, at an Amiga computer launch.
A mind is a terrible thing to waste. Only you can prevent forest fires. Take a bite out of crime. What do these slogans have in common?