Michael Jackson wanted to do a Harry Potter musical. J.K. Rowling said no.
With 9.5 million students fighting for only 2.6 million spots in Chinese universities, some students are going to extreme measures to score higher on admissions tests.
One student "used earpho
I generally don'tÂ go toÂ the kind ofÂ gatherings where I might be asked for my opinion of Philip Roth's new book, Everyman -- I mean, I spent my weekend at Six Flags -- but, as I'm sur
Today is Juneteenth, one of those American holidays that involves neither getting off work or buying a card, and so is therefore more or less forgotten.
I have been meaning to blog about Ze Frank, theÂ crackbaby lovechild of Jon Stewart and Greg Kinnear,Â for about as long as this blog has existed (which admittedly isn't long).
Picking up on Will's pacemaker post, how about this fascinating article today on Breitbart.
In China, there are 29 goats running around on a farm with human cells coursing through their organs,
The BBC's reporting that recording giants like Sony BMG have started using computer programs rather than their ears to determine whether they have a hit song on their hands.Â More specifically,
I am crazy busy today, so I'm letting my friend AaronÂ do my work for me -- he just sent me this email and I had to share it with the rest of you, especially as you've already demonstrated i
What's smaller than a VW Golf but larger than a Smartcar and being sold as art at the Guggenheim in New York? Oh, did I forget to mention it's shaped like a drop of water?
Mexico is just a few weeks away from electing a new president and the race is getting more heated every day.
Okay, so I'm not really wondering that but it seems like studies continue to come out that indicate that it's better for children to be exposed to dirt and other irritants early in life so t
My post yesterday about Hawking's vision of a colonized Mars got me searching the internet for more information on the red planet.
I just got the best piece of weight-loss spam I've ever seen.
The smearing of Heather Mills McCartney -- okay, it's not really "smearing" if the tabs say you've been in hard-core German porn, and you have -- has left one-legged young girls be