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Greatest Hits of '07: Local Trivia

Jason English

As we near year's end, we're re-posting a few heavily commented-upon posts from earlier in 2007. Here's one of my favorites, from

Feel Art Again: "A Lady in a Fur Wrap"

Andréa Fernandes

Back in November, we had a "Clip Show Edition," which led to several suggestions of artists and works to cover.

5 College Bowls With Peculiar Corporate Sponsors

Ethan Trex

College football's bowl season is here, and it's brought its annual cavalcade of baffling sponsorship deals with it.

Greatest Hits of '07: Unfortunate/Clever/Unpronounceable Street Names

Jason English

As we near year's end, we're re-posting a few heavily commented-upon posts from earlier in 2007. Here's one of my favorites, from

Greatest Hits of '07: Drunk Emailing

Chris Higgins

As we near year's end, I'm re-posting a few heavily-commented-upon posts from earlier in the year.

Giving Away A Book A Day (Thursday)

Jason English

It took 1,035 guesses, but we finally have a winner in Monday's book giveaway.

An Incomplete and Debatable List of things you should know about Walt Disney

Mangesh Hattikudur

Sure, you know old Walt from Mickey Mouse, Disneyland, Walt Disney World and basically any animated film that didn't go straight to video, but how much do you really know about this American geni

We are how we die

Ransom Riggs

Whether you believe near-death experiences imply a plane of existence beyond our own, or are nothing more than the misfirings of a traumatized brain, you've got to admit, they're pretty inte

10 Year-End Lists for Knowledge Junkies

Miss Cellania

This week and next, you'll run across a ton of year-end lists. It's inevitable on the web every year.

6 Classical Scandals Straight from the Tabloids

Mangesh & Jason

1. First Conductor Dies from

Lucky Number Seven(teen)

Jason Plautz

The other day I was reading ESPN's Jayson Stark's review of the strange happenings in the 2007 baseball season when I came across this nugget. "Billy Wagner collected his 17th save of

December 27th, 2007

Miss Cellania

It's a crash course in science at your fingertips!

PETA Goes to Prison (and ranks their food)

Mangesh Hattikudur

Having been vegetarian for years, and having suffered through high school, college and Alabama on a meat-free diet, I'm pretty aware of how hard it is to eat well as a vegetarian.

Suspicious Checkout Line Combinations

Chris Higgins

In the lead-up to Christmas, I made a series of trips to the grocery store to pick up odd items.

Weekend Genius Challenge #12 Winner!

Ben was the only one to correctly identify all 15 of the song intros from out "Soft '70" puzzle. Congratulations, Ben -- we'll be in touch via email.

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