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Weekend Genius Challenge #13: Nifty, Nifty, Look What's Fifty!

2008 is nearly upon us, which means we'll again have to pay attention when filling out forms, writing checks, and referencing dates.

Greatest Hits of '07: Gotta Read 'Em All

Chris Higgins

As we near year's end, I'm re-posting a few heavily-commented-upon posts from earlier in the year. Here's one of my

8 Famous (Or Infamous) Fans Who Stood Out From The Crowd

Jason English

Some of these not-so-secret admirers could sell their own jerseys in stadium stores. Some should be locked up. (And one is.)

Odds/Ends

Jason English

"¢ If you're looking for something to do today, and you're smart and easy to work with, you could apply to be a mental_floss intern.

Greatest Hits of '07: Should You Wake a Sleepwalker?

Ransom Riggs

There are all kinds of urban legends and uninformed speculations about the peculiar phenomenon of sleepwalking, and whether or not somnambulists should be woken up whilst engaging in those vespertinal

The Weird Week ending December 28th

Miss Cellania

Christmas Cards Arrive from Dead Man Chet Fitch was known for his sense of humor.

On Music: 5 Rock Songs Played By Classical Musicians

David K. Israel

It's much more common for rock groups to try their hand at classical pieces. ELP, Yes, Led Zeppelin, Spinal Tap, Van Halen, Deep Purple, Rainbow, the list goes on and on.

December 28th, 2007

Miss Cellania

Top 10 Women in Science developments of 2007.

Greatest Hits of '07: Local Trivia

Jason English

As we near year's end, we're re-posting a few heavily commented-upon posts from earlier in 2007. Here's one of my favorites, from

Feel Art Again: "A Lady in a Fur Wrap"

Andréa Fernandes

Back in November, we had a "Clip Show Edition," which led to several suggestions of artists and works to cover.

5 College Bowls With Peculiar Corporate Sponsors

Ethan Trex

College football's bowl season is here, and it's brought its annual cavalcade of baffling sponsorship deals with it.

Greatest Hits of '07: Unfortunate/Clever/Unpronounceable Street Names

Jason English

As we near year's end, we're re-posting a few heavily commented-upon posts from earlier in 2007. Here's one of my favorites, from

Greatest Hits of '07: Drunk Emailing

Chris Higgins

As we near year's end, I'm re-posting a few heavily-commented-upon posts from earlier in the year.

Giving Away A Book A Day (Thursday)

Jason English

It took 1,035 guesses, but we finally have a winner in Monday's book giveaway.

An Incomplete and Debatable List of things you should know about Walt Disney

Mangesh Hattikudur

Sure, you know old Walt from Mickey Mouse, Disneyland, Walt Disney World and basically any animated film that didn't go straight to video, but how much do you really know about this American geni

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