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Orange County Fair to Debut Caviar-Covered Twinkies

Rebecca OConnell

Master the Particulars of Grammar With This Pop Culture Primer

Hannah Keyser

For Birds,It Pays to Follow the Monkey

Matt Soniak

Wherever the uakaris went, they saw, an assortment of birds followed them.

15 Terrifying 18th Century Remedies for What Ails You

Therese Oneill

Some of the treatments can still be found in non-Western approaches to medicine; others appear to be a sure way to hasten the death of the patient.

11 Things You Might Not Know About the U.S. Air Force

David W Brown

1. If you’re a weatherman in the Air Force, you’re probably a battle-hardened commando.

15 Fascinating Facts About ‘Saving Private Ryan’

Sean Hutchinson

You won't find "FUBAR" in the German dictionary, or any of these little-known facts about Steven Spielberg's Oscar-winning WWII drama.

6 World Leaders and Their Pizza Stories

Stacy Conradt

No one is immune to the charms of pizza. (Except maybe the Dalai Lama.)

9 Hi-Tech and Interactive Pizza Boxes

Scott Weiner

If your pizza box isn't hosting concerts or helping your family bond, maybe it's time for an upgrade.

An Exclusive Excerpt from a Memoir in Pizza

Colin Atrophy Hagendorf

In 2009, Colin Hagendorf set out to review every regular slice of pizza in Manhattan. Somewhere along the way his life fell apart.

8 Important Moments in Pizza & Technology

Anna Green

Why did no one tell us there was a pizza button?

15 Burning Facts About 'St. Elmo's Fire'

Roger Cormier

It has been 30 years since Rob Lowe taught us about illusionary flashes of light and how to play the sax.

The Little Known Story Behind 'Do the Right Thing'

Matt Haber

There's a reason Spike Lee's film about racial tension, summer heat and a corner pizza shop is President Obama's favorite film.

12 Delicious Pieces of Regional Pizza Slang

Angela Tung

The "party-cut" vs. "pie cut"; "apizza"; and 10 more.

The Pizza Principle: New York's Weirdest Economic Theory

Anna Green

Wondering what you can get for the exact cost of a New York pizza slice? Look no further.

Let Math Solve All Your Pizza Problems

Chris Higgins

With a little geometry knowledge, you can stretch your pizza dollar, fold your slice properly, and make a really bad math joke.

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