Janis Joplin left $2,500 in her will for her friends to "have a ball after I’m gone."
Every so often, we get a comment on our site that inspires a whole new posting.
Disco checklist: White pants, platforms, hair pick...& wireless headphones.
CNN has a wonderful gallery by former Manhattan lawyer-turned-LEGO artist Nathan Sawaya. I've posted a few of my faves below, but be sure to check out the interview and photo gallery at
David recently posted a sign showing misused quotation marks, which reminded me of one of my favorite sites: The Gallery Of "Misused" Quotation Marks!
It's Friday, and a lovely, summer afternoon, so I figure I'm allowed one animal post. Check out these incredible photos of tiny critters on what I'm assuming are regular-sized fingers.
As Wesley Willis once famously crooned, "McDonald's will make you fat." (Indeed it did, which killed him.) Lately, however, fast food chains like the Mick have introduced a new class
Pretty interesting story in the Boston Herald on one of the world's top 10 spammers- a 27-year old hotshot, who was arrested this week.
Australian News is reporting that the Japanese company that makes fake beer for kids is expanding their product line to include kiddie wine, champagne and cocktails. Stunning.
There are certain words that make me chuckle when I hear them, even if they're not supposed to be humorous. For example: highfalutin.
Ah, Beanie Babies. Back in their heyday, my little sister took to collecting them with disturbing zeal.
I'd heard about smart table cloths and interactive furniture in the works, so when I first got wind of Microsoft's 'computer meets coffee table' (codenamed Milan) I assumed it was
I am leaving tomorrow for a wedding in Utah. Park City.
For some reason, internet junkies who rarely leave the safety and comfort of their living rooms seem to love poking around old, abandoned sites and structures -- virtually, of course.
As a part of science's never-ending quest to apply fancy-sounding names to everyday phenomena, psychologists at the University of Pennsylvania have coined the word "touch transference."
For some reason I can't stop seeing "Red." From Chairman Mao skateboards to Frederich Engels comic books, socialism seems to be taking over over the kid's aisle.