What Neil Armstrong Meant To Say

Caroline Donnelly

The Famous Line: "That's one small step for man, one giant leap for mankind." What He Meant To Say: "That's one small step for a man, one giant leap for

The Quick 10: 10 Movie Misquotations

Stacy Conradt

"Life is like a box of chocolates: You never know what you're gonna get." We all know that quote "“ Forrest Gump, right? Wrong! Forrest never actually said that.

Every Photoshop Filter

Chris Higgins

What happens when you take a photograph and apply every Photoshop filter to it? Well, cartoonist/infographicographer Dorothy Gambrell did just that.

A Brief Case for a Briefcase

Mangesh Hattikudur

I'm not one for spontaneous speeches, but for some reason this handy briefcase really made me smile. I've heard that the revolution may not be televised.

How Merrill, Goldman and the Brothers Lehman made their Money

Mangesh Hattikudur

The Dow took a nosedive yesterday.

An Unofficial Guide to Life as a Ref

Ethan Trex

Sunday's Broncos-Chargers game was a classic shootout between rivals, but unfortunately all most fans will remember is referee Ed Hochuli incorrectly calling a Jay Cutler fumble an incomplete pas

5 Things Worth Knowing About Pork-Barrels

David K. Israel

With all the recent talk about pork barrels and earmarks in the news, here are five things that might help stir the debate...

Why I'm Ignoring the Polls This Year (Hint: Cell Phones)

Ransom Riggs

I took an informal poll of my friends last week: "How many of you have landlines?" Out of a group of ten late-twentysomethings, four raised their hands.

12 Things You Can Do On A Segway

Miss Cellania

Early on, Segways developed a reputation for being useless and nerdy, but in the last few years people have found plenty of things you can do with, or on, a segway.

Brain Game: "Mediterranean C"

R.I.P. Rick Wright, keyboardist and co-founder of Pink Floyd. He did some great work over the years, much of which you've probably never heard, and we'll miss him.

Serial Killer vs. Mass Murderer: What's the Difference?

Floss books

The Dilemma: The guy sitting next to you at the bar keeps insisting that John Wayne Gacy wasn't a serial killer but a mass murderer, which is really creepy. But is he right?

Morning Cup of Links: Sleeping Giraffe

Miss Cellania

If you avoid black and white movies, you're missing out on some serious art. And entertainment.

National Absentee Ballot Guide by Amy Ephron

David K. Israel

Our friends over at One for the Table have a great feature running on their site now that will help you get your absentee vote in on time.

5 Feisty Presidential Daughters

David Holzel

There have been presidential daughters almost as long as there have been presidents.

The Quick 10: 10 Words from the Lexicon of Comicana

Stacy Conradt

I stumbled on the Lexicon of Comicana recently when I was researching something else for the _floss and immediately thought what a good quick 10 it would be.