The plastic pink flamingo is the official city bird of Madison, WI.
The postal service, both in the US and elsewhere, makes their best effort to deliver mail, despite how difficult we make it. Some deliveries are just short of miraculous!
Hello. It's Daft Dave here again. If you don't recall, I'm the blogger who screws up his facts, the one whose posts are filled with all sorts of egregious errors.
Some laws I get. Others seem like edicts drafted during some legislative mad-libs session.
Sandow Birk is one of my favorite modern artists, and not just because he's an Angeleno like me, or that his drawings and paintings are full of fascinating anachronisms.
All politics is local. And a lot of local politics is ridden with scandal. Read my lips: this quiz is a hard one.
According to this link, master illusionist and stuntman David Blaine has been tapped to be an NBA pitchman in a new series of ads.
Oh, man! For some reason when the movies go to Minsk, the poster art gets lost in translation. The first one's for Scooby Doo (Shaggy's such a giveaway), but can you ID the others?
A fascinating article in this month's Wired magazine says we're not only screwing up our own environment, we're also polluting space (big surprise, right?).
Continuing our Internet Archive series, today we'll look at the Prelinger Archive, part of which lives on the Internet Archive among its many collections.
Well ... not really.
People keep calling our office and offering free dental appointments, and we were finally so sick of taking their calls that I threw myself under the bus and agreed: fine--shower me with your comped
People talk a lot about "going with their gut" when it comes to making big decisions, from sports heroes and military commanders to the President.
All the talk about a merger with Microsoft inspired me to read up on Yahoo!
Considering how much fuss Richard Gere has gotten over his "obscene" attempts to plant an unwanted Hollywood-style kiss on Bollywood star Shilpa Shetty (Indian extremists have been salivati
My Cub Scout career was less than illustrious. A poor showing in the Pinewood Derby sunk my hopes of making Webelos (I have no idea whether that was the actual progression.