A sequel called Beetlejuice Goes Hawaiian was written but never produced.
I never thought I'd say this, but I saw something amusing in an airline magazine recently and wanted to share -- a list of American cities named after various animals, ranging from the obvious (B
Reader Deborah provides today's tale of stupidity:
Once when I was on a flight to Nairobi, Kenya from Paris, France, I got up to stretch my legs and ended up in conversation with someone I knew
I saw this link to a Foreign Policy photo essay, and thought that the photos were both too startling and amazing to ignore.
if your only source of news is the Daily Show or the occasional CNN bottom-of-screen headline crawl, you're probably aware that
terrorists want to kill you, your grandpa and quite possibly
The Raw Feed is reporting today that German researchers at the Fraunhofer Institute for Photonic Microsystems in Dresden have figured out a way to turn your phone into a projector, meaning you'll
The toupees are coming! The toupees are coming!
There was an interesting article in The New York Times last week about a new book called Two in a Bed: The Social System of Couple Bed Sharing, written by University of Minnesota sociology professor,
There are actually two Gs on the end of the 45-letter name for this lake in beautiful Webster, Massachusetts, but don't blame us for it not fitting in the subject line -- we never expected to ha
It's time for another whimsical Tuesday Turnip Google search wherein I type a random phrase and we see what kind of interesting factoids "turn-up."
Today I typed in "more women
The Louisiana Superdome reopens tonight, a year after the stadium, the city and its people were ravaged by Hurricane Katrina.
Some of you might recall this post I did some time ago on English language mishaps found in operating manuals, instructions, and the like.
Last week, we announced our new campaign to reduce idiocy across America -- and to kick it off, we asked for examples of stupidity in everyday life.
In honor of Banned Books Week, our well-read research editor Sandy put together the following 12-question cultural-literacy test. The correct answers are after the jump -- how bookish are you?
Sometimes, random is beautiful.
I've seen guys attract women by doing Michael Jackson moonwalks in clubs, but I had no idea the dance-move worked on chicks across the Animal Kingdom.