Taco Bell is named for its founder, Glen Bell.
How do you make a boring household appliance, like a blender, the hip new thing? Well, you can either design it to be retro-adorable, or you can appeal to the misbehaving-kid demographic.
According to NewScientist's Tech Blog, Sony has applied for a patent to create a new style of skateboard in the Segway model.
I saw this online last night, and thought it was too funny not to post. Link via
Digital Dream Door has an exhaustive list of music stars' real names. How well versed are you in pseudonyms? Match the given name to the adopted one:
1. Reginald Kenneth Dwight
It should surprise no one that, according to dieticians, women generally have healthier diets than men. But when women and men start living together, their eating habits change.
Anyone here from Bethesda? Any Bethesdans in the house?
Judging by the state of my house right now, I need a mammogram.
Women who keep their homes clean and tidy are less likely to develop breast cancer than those who let the dust and dishes pile up, ac
Live for the moment, or save for the future? According to a new study published in the Journal of Consumer Research, party while you still can: you'll be glad you did.
Somehow, I don't think this is what the great painters of old were hoping for when they developed
If you're worried about Fido and Sport lazing on your fancy furniture while you're busy at the office, Sofa Guard can help.
According to NewScientist, UPenn Professor Larry Rome has designed a new style of backpack that puts considerably less strain on your body.
They say things happen in threes,* and this holiday season was no different.
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 "new year celebrati
This was in the Times a few weeks ago, and after it was printed ignited a minor firestorm of angry emails from consulates around the world to a meek statistician from Columbia University, Raymond Fism
Happy New Year flossers!