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Gravity-Defying Tea and Disappearing Ice Cream

Ransom Riggs

When you order a hot dog from a street vendor in the USA, the guy slaps the dog in a bun and hands it to you. And it's delicious. And that's it.

Morning Cup of Links: Space Coffee

Miss Cellania

Memoirs of a Bullied Kid. A father shares his memories, his recovery, and his advice for helping our children. * Dog is a story told in ten parts, but it's a quick read.

5 Questions: RIP Tom Bosley

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The Late Movies: The Letter People

Erica Palan

Remember The Letter People? Invented in 1972 as part of literacy program, these guys are a major memory from my childhood.

The Number of the Day: 85%

Jason English

Nearly all U.S. adults—85%—now own a cell phone.

Hey, Grammar Nazis: Listen Up!

David K. Israel

Many of you might recall the two-year long series of posts I wrote on this blog called "Weekend Word Wrap." We had a lot of fun poking fun at language, word puns, grammar Nazis, pretty much

4 Unappetizing Product Launch Disasters

Ethan Trex

Supermarket and fast food history is littered with perplexing products that seemingly never should have made it to the market in the first place.

The Celebrity Boxing Quiz

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Who would win in a fight, Screech or Horshack? In 2002, Fox decided that pressing questions like these didn’t necessarily need to be hypothetical and offered two hour-long Celebrity Boxing specials in which has-beens threw down in the ring. How well do you remember the results? Take our quiz to see!

Tommy Wiseau's New Bad Movie

Chris Higgins

Tommy Wiseau is best known (okay, only known) for his awful movie The Room; if you haven't seen it, check out Ransom Riggs's post The Remarkable Success of the Worst Movie Ever.

Sorry I Haven't Posted In A While: Internet Apologia

Ransom Riggs

Sorry I Haven't Posted is an amusing collection of posts, curated by Cory Arcangel, in which bloggers apologize for neglecting their blogs.

Who You Gonna Call: A Ghostbusters Quiz

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Of course you know the tagline phrase, "Who you gonna call? Ghostbusters!" But how much do you really remember about the movie? Let's find out.

Internet Meme Halloween Costumes

Miss Cellania

An internet meme costume is cool as long as at least a few of your fellow Halloween party-goers recognize what you are trying to portray.

Jetpacks: The Future Is Now

Jill Harness

If you're one of those people that's been complaining about the fact that we don't have jetpacks yet, it's time you find a new rallying cry.

Brain Game: Late Great '68

1968 was a great year for media in all forms, the cinema included. Several favorite films (okay, my favorite films) premiered that year, including 2001: A Space Odyssey.

Morning Cup of Links: Exoplanet Pictures

Miss Cellania

5 times we almost nuked ourselves by accident.

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