Pepsi-Cola was originally called “Brad’s Drink.”
Every week, Miss Kathleen provides links to a variety of stories about libraries, authors, and books.
When my hometown team, the Philadelphia Phillies, won the World Series in 2008, I was at a small, crowded bar in my neighborhood. As the final out was called, the room erupted.
This is the true story of three schizophrenics, who all believed they were Jesus Christ. It wasn’t long before they stopped being polite and started getting real crazy.
Bill Bryson's new book At Home has the subtitle "A Short History of Private Life," but it could be more accurately called "Really Interesting Stuff Nobody Knows."
Heighten your enjoyment of Thanksgiving leftovers with a little science and history, like the evolution of cranberries. And lo, there's also a vintage Dietribe on cranberries as well!
NFL WEEK TWELVE
Woody posted a pleasant 12-4 record in NFL games last week, and wishes to apologize to all the Tennessee fans out there for jinxing your Titans a few weeks ago by raving about their w
There's only one day left to take advantage of our 20% off Thanksgiving Weekend sale.
Last week, Keith Law took us on a tour of boardgame history, from Senet in ancient Egypt through the German-style games so popular today.
Inspired by Blue Man Group, "Snubby J" created a "PVC Instrument" and performs a medley of songs at the Del Ray South Talent Show.
Whether or not you're a heavy metal fan, you're aware enough of the genre, I'm sure, to know it involves liberal amounts of headbanging on the part of both fans and performers, and -- m
Before movies could talk, there were endless opportunities for those who had talent to make a living performing in front of live audiences.
Holiday shopping without the holiday shoppers! No lines, no crowds, no taking an elbow to the ribs from some crazy person fighting you for the last marked-down item.
The USDA National Agricultural Statistics Service estimates that 250 million turkeys will be raised in the US in 2009.
You hear the same phrases every Thanksgiving. "Please pass the gravy." "Actually, can I have the gravy again?