The plastic pink flamingo is the official city bird of Madison, WI.
We've received over 200 potential slogans for our financial crisis t-shirt contest. If you've got a late entry, we'll be accepting submissions through Sunday night.
Last night, John McCain and Barack Obama attended the Alfred E. Smith Memorial Foundation Dinner in New York City, where they told jokes in white ties.
There are a lot of phrases we just use without really knowing where they came from.
Flaming Pet Rat Starts Fire
David Stanifer and his friends had tied a ribbon and some bells to a pet rat named Amelia Earhart at his home in Titusville, Florida.
Okay, Halloween isn't for a few weeks, so consider this fair warning: we want to see your funniest, flossiest Halloween costumes, so get crackin' on great ideas!
Five friends met at a restaurant to discuss their jobs. Their names were Cal, Dan, Joe, Sam, and Ted. The highest-paid among them was a doctor, followed by an architect, a plumber, and tailor.
Blogging college students can try for a $10,000 scholarship! Enter yourself or someone you know, but hurry -the deadline for entry is October 30th.
The Stories Behind Three More Horror Classics.
The Dilemma: You don't want to look like an idiot on Antiques Roadshow.
Sometimes artists become more known among the general public for their colorful personal lives than for their artwork, no matter how great their contributions to the art world.
"Joe the Plumber" got so many shout outs at the debate last night, you would think the candidates were on TRL.
There's so much talk of the markets crashing, the Dow dropping, then rising, then dropping again. Under 9,000 today, over 9,000 tomorrow. But what do these numbers even mean?
Ben and Terri sent in this pic of their cat who apparently preordered the book on Amazon (at least that's what the photo and bad grammar led us to believe).
Nick Mamatas is a published author. He has two novels in print, and a good bit of other stuff out there as well.
From how Eddie got his job on Frasier to why the Taco Bell dog couldn't wait to get her paws on other fast foods, this week we're taking a look at the pampered lives of some famous prime tim
The Mickey Mouse Club trained tons of Mouseketeers and viewers in the art of entertaining. But some of those Mouseketeers grew up to be real life stars.