A Pinball Piano

A Pinball Piano

Breaking Bad + Frozen

Breaking Bad + Frozen


Celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge with Gay Talese

Hannah Keyser

Why Are Liquor Bottles Sometimes Sealed With Wax?

Clair McLafferty

15 Sherlock Easter Eggs Straight From Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

Dana Schwartz

Here are 15 references to the original stories that you might have missed.

The Unusual Syntax of “Sexiest Man Alive”

Arika Okrent

In the wake of People magazine’s announcement of its choice for this year’s “Sexiest Man Alive,” our thoughts, naturally, turn to the unusual syntax of this phrase.

The Missing Links: A New Kryptos Clue

Colin Patrick

Click the Mammals

21 Rhetorical Devices Explained

Paul Anthony Jones

Rhetorical devices can transform an ordinary piece of writing into something much more memorable.

An Interactive Map of Student Debt Per State

Rebecca OConnell

Pod City: ‘Off Camera,’ ‘Sound Opinions,’ and More of the Week's Best Podcasts

Whitney Matheson

Our weekly roundup of notable podcast episodes.

You Don’t Know Jack About Multiple Sclerosis (MS)

8 Strange Things Cities Decided to Ban

Adrienne Crezo

If you want to have a pet goldfish, park in your own driveway, or die, here are some places you probably shouldn't live.

Crispus Attucks: America's First Revolutionary War Casualty

Mark Mancini

The Weird Week in Review

Miss Cellania

A Visual Guide to All 37 Villains in the 'Batman' TV Series

Scott Neumyer

Here they all are with a little extra Bam! Pow! Zap! for good measure.

Billy Beer: The Reason Billy Carter Quit Drinking

Ethan Trex

When the national press descended on Plains, GA, during the 1976 presidential campaign, the journalists were looking for some insight into Democratic challenger Jimmy Carter’s character.