In 1980, Detroit presented Saddam Hussein with a key to the city.
Today's Word Wrap keeps on with our tradition of bringing you the hippest, most happening new words and phrases being coined, as they're coined...
It may look like a green iMac, but it will cost less than 1/10th of what its trendier cousin retails for. And, oh yeah, it's powered by a wind-up crank.
So, you know those scientific studies that recruit participants through ads on the subway and on college bulletin boards?
If you thought mummies came only from Egypt, this news story will astound you. Actually, it ought to astound anyone because it's so. freakin'.
That's right: it's Brotherhood 2.0.
Did you know that New Coke is used as a punchline every eleven seconds? OK, that's not true.
Good news for those of you who couldn't get enough of my constant posts about Japan (all two of you) -- a reader named "Professor Solomon" writes to tell us he also enjoys spouting off
Ho hum, another Thursday, another thingamajig. I bet you guys wonder sometimes: "How many thingamajigs can there be already?" You know what? I wonder the same sometimes.
Sure, I could blog about some of the actual places I've been recently, and provide some thought-provoking facts about them.
Some call the pages moving tributes, others exploitative trash.
I just wrote a piece about stem cells, and I'd like to take a moment to talk about one of the things I briefly mention in the article: teratomas, which, like most of the best things in medicine,
Israel is getting its own baseball league this year "“ the IBL "“ and lots of jokes are going to be made, I'm sure, about the hotdogs being kosher and whether or not games will be playe
Before you turn to any doc, it's good to knowÂ his/her credentials. Here's the scoop on a few:Â
... with a fart, not a whimper. Or, if you prefer, a whammo, a flip or a flush!
Good news for OCD types who are scared to touch doorknobs (and toilet seats, and public bannisters, and...): Scientists at MIT have developed a type of paint that kills some particularly nasty types o