At the end of Prohibition, FDR said, "What America needs now is a drink."
In 1959, construction began on a top secret bunker, hidden underneath an expansion wing of the Greenbrier Hotel in West Virginia.
Method #1: By Remote Control
It's every despot's dream: Tiny electrodes, implanted into the brains of your subjects, compelling them to follow your command. Priceless.
Yet more absurdist signage, this time courtesy
It's time for another whimsical Tuesday Turnip search wherein I type a random phrase and we see what kind of interesting factoids "turn-up.
"Today I typed in "the best way to lo
Let me tell you about a few good podcasts. Then, if you're so inclined, suggest one of your favorites in the comments section below.
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What we call Southern Ingenuity is a tradition of using what you already have to get the job done.
There's only one way to cut yourself loose from the noose: solve these six hangman puzzles about notable hangings and receive a stay of execution from the
It sounds eerily like the Ebola virus: dying victims ooze blood, and anyone who comes into contact with them is immediately -- and fatally -- infected.
We've brought it up before, but let's loop back around the cul-de-sac.
Director James Cameron (Alien, Titanic) has a knack for hyperbole (like his famous "I'm king of the world!" Oscar acceptance speech a few years back).
I've always been a fan of the ads for The Economist.
Lucid dreaming is a state in which you know you are dreaming, and can control the dream.
The first thing you think when you see the earthquake simulator is: I want one!
THE WHITE-BONED DEMON: MAO'S MAIN SQUEEZE Jiang Qing, better known as Madame Mao, was Communist China's answer to Lady Macbeth.