E.B. White of Charlotte's Web fame is the "White" of Strunk and White.
The enthusiastic response to last week's Movie of the Week column inspired me to plant myself in front of the Lifetime Movie Network for a few days armed with a bowl of popcorn and a pen poised o
Aristarkh Lentulov (1882-1943) is yet another artist whose work is fascinating and influential, yet about whom very little information is available.
Yes, today's Brain Game is easy to figure out if you find a list of state capitals. But try it without it first. Or maybe try it with a state map that shows the states but not the capitals.
We're back with another 5-day trivia hunt!
To remind you of the rules: Every day this week, I'll be presenting a specific challenge.
A surfing trip deep in the Amazon resulted in surprisingly large waves and some phenomenal photographs.
According to Gizmodo, Bill and Melinda Gates just might save the world.
UPDATE: We'll extend this through the weekend and name a winner on Monday. If you've got Pittsburgh trivia and want those tickets, leave a
Today is the anniversary of the Battle of the Little Bighorn. The battle actually lasted overnight, but today is the day of Custer's Last Stand.
The Onion. No, not that Onion. Rather, the delectable vegetable that adds a great deal of flavor to your meal and aroma to your kitchen.
Remember that old paper-tape calculator your folks used to do their taxes? Or the crazy beige 70's calculator your high school math teacher insisted on using?
There is no denying that the American wedding is a formidable beast, boasting a bevy of quirky traditions that practically defy explanation.
Subliminal: from the Latin for "beneath the threshold." First described by psychologists around the turn of the last century and coming into widespread use in the late 50s (a theater operato
Since the online auction giant's founding in 1995, millions and millions of items have changed hands through its interface.
Remember those puzzles from school when you had to pick which word didn't belong? Unfortunately, the list was usually comprised of four obviously-related things and one that wasn't...
The so-called "X-Men" frogs have quite a surprise for any would-be attackers.
Wacky buildings are proliferating in Dubai. The latest?