At the Wife Carrying World Championships in Finland, first prize is the wife’s weight in beer.
Most of the United States has been in a devastating heat wave this week (also I've been watching the Euros taking place in Poland and Ukraine and it seems there are very high temperatures there n
If you take regular sand and expose it to trimethylsilanol vapor (ahem, (CH3)3SiOH for the chemists in the crowd), the sand becomes hydrophobic -- literally meaning "water-fearing." The res
For many, summer camp means a week sleeping in a cabin that doubles as a sweat lodge, spider-infested communal showers, and swimming in a scummy pond.
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33 years ago yesterday, The Muppet Movie made its silver screen debut.
I think the title of this says it all: "Holy crap, this whale spouts rainbows."
From James, "I realize this is an ad for Coca Cola, but I still liked the video clips." James,
Some of the most beloved movies ever were based on books. But just because we loved them doesn’t mean the original author
I posted a list of 14 of Your Dog’s Wild Relatives earlier this week. One of them is the Fennec fox, the smallest canine species of all.
CBS/LandovOver seven seasons, the General Lee went airborne more than 150 times. Although it seemed fine on screen, the General rarely survived a jump.
“If You Do Anything Stupid You Shall Re Sieve A Gun Short”
Twitter user @SamelaAnderson posted this picture, billing it as “LITERALLY THE GREATEST SPAM EMAIL I WILL EVER GET IN MY LIFE”.
Modern technology is amazing and efficient. But there is something to be said for the giddy nostalgia created by products from the past.
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The media has become obsessed with the so-called “Miami Zombie” case, and for good reason.
On Fridays, I post a series of unrelated questions meant to spark conversation in the comments.
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