In Japan, letting a sumo wrestler make your baby cry is considered good luck.
Encyclopedia Brown and the Case of the Missing Lake: Scientists are on the hunt for a five-acre lake in the Andes (or not in the Andes, perhaps?) that's gone missing.
[Test Post. These codes might not work just yet. But they will
Apparently, our little print magazine made it into the Trib's 50 Favorite Magazines list. Woo-hoo!
Here's the stat of the day: "An average worker's functioning IQ falls ten points when distracted by ringing telephones and incoming emails.
No Tuesday Turnip today folks, sorry; I'm still Internet-less here on jury duty.
Andy Hertzfeld's Folklore.org is a sort of historical blog, documenting the development of the original Macintosh computer.
For Mac geeks and computer people in general, it's a fascinatin
As an admitted bubble wrap enthusiast, and someone who's wasted a good portion of his youth delighting in that pop-pop-pop sound, I was thrilled to stumble into a few bubble wrap links and storie
They might not win -- heck, getting on the ballot is a victory for these candidates -- but third-party presidential hopefuls are part of what keep America's election cycle interesting.
I started this post three weeks ago, on the way back from a whirlwind weekend in Park City, Utah.
Memphis is where the Mississippi River meets the Deep South. The city has a rich musical history, full of blues, rockabilly, gospel, and rock and roll.
Trader Joe's recently peddled me a very attractive assortment of vitamin supplements, and in each self-contained valentine of pills were all the usual suspects reassuringly packaged together.
I'm sitting in the nation's largest courthouse right now. I was hoping to write a Word Wrap follow-up post and give you my 3 favorite newly-coined words, but jury duty called.
Despite our endorsement, Aaron Sorkin's Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip will not see a second season.
THE INVENTION: Cruise control's that (wonderful, wonderful) thing that helps you avoid speeding tickets. Yup, everybody loves cruise control.
Wacky, immature, postpostmodern Gen-X silliness -- or genius?