The little plastic bit on the end of your shoelace is called an aglet.
Although a roast turkey is most impressive on the Thanksgiving table, its usually the simplest part of preparing the meal. The basic recipe is to put it in a the oven and wait a few hours.
1. Artist Andy Warhol coined the concept/phrase in 1968.
2. Warhol was actually born Andrew Warhola on August 6, 1928, to Slovak immigrants in a working class suburb of
The Twenty (Intentionally) Funniest Web Videos of 2007. If you produce a funnier video in December, it won't be on this list.
The Annual Ten Worst Toys List.
China is facing a couple of major soirÃ©es in the next few years: the Beijing Olympic Games in '08 and the Shanghai Expo in '10.
What producers do when the rabbit dies"¦
The rest of us can complain about maternity leave not being long enough, and unfeeling male bosses not understanding the need for additional restroom bre
Let's do a little midweek housekeeping.
"¢ CNN.com has been picking up select pieces from mental_floss magazine.
November 14, a seemingly uneventful day, has actually seen several interesting coincidences and _flossy events.
Let's get this straight. They're not pigs. They're rodents. And they're not from Guinea, either, so the name is just downright misleading.
As is usually the case with bills in Congress, I had a lot of trouble believing that the 2007 Farm Bill was applicable to me.
We've got McSweeney's in our "Sites We Like" sidebar (look to the right...), and it's full of buried gems.
It's just like the Grim Reaper says: you only get one chance to make a last impression, so you'd better start planning your parting words now!
I've touched on absinthe before, but I'm going to revisit it in honor of a friend who is currently planning the LA launch party of one of the two Absinthes imported sans trouble into the U.S
The past few days included Veterans Day (Monday) and the anniversary of John Trumbull's death (Saturday).
I don't know what people with other diseases do to cope, but those who've been affected by breast cancer -- they walk.
Every time I check my spam folder, I'm amused by the subject lines.