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Brain Game: M&M's

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Morning Cup of Links: Refrigerator Horror

Miss Cellania

"No matter what happens at the site, DO NOT CRY." A Japanese medical worker kept a diary after the earthquake, now available in English.

The Quick 10: 10 Names That Were Already Taken

Stacy Conradt

There aren't many places where names are first come, first-served, but actors' unions are one of them.

The Late Movies: Food Fight!

Erica Palan

I attended a pretty buttoned-up Catholic grade school and high school, so no major catastrophes ever took place in our cafeterias.

Bad Girls Club: Women of the FBI's Ten Most Wanted List

Ethan Trex

Around 500 people have appeared on the FBI’s Ten Most Wanted Fugitives list since its inception in 1949. But only eight of those fugitives have been women.

Odds/Ends: Summer Interns and Other Housekeeping Announcements

Jason English

We've extended our deadline for summer internship applications to Sunday, May 15th.

The Original Undercover Boss

Colin Patrick

© Bettmann/CORBIS Throughout American pop culture there exists a small group of celebrities who have claimed to – or been accused of – leading a double life as a spy or informant.

What Does Your Boss Do All Day?

Brett Savage

In a classic episode of The Office, Jan tasks Pam with documenting in detail what, exactly, Michael does with his time at work. Pam begins compiling a time-use diary.

Today in History: The Tomato Surprise

Chris Higgins

Today in 1893, the US Supreme Court ruled that the tomato was a vegetable, not a fruit. The relevant case (Nix v.

Sh*t My Students Write

Ransom Riggs

My in-laws are both teachers -- one of English, the other of English as a second language -- so I hear stories like this all the time.

10 Crocheted Science Fiction Figures

Miss Cellania

You wouldn't have known it before the age of the internet, but yarn crafts can be very geeky.

Brain Game: Don't Fail!

Today's Tuesday Test Time is alliterative, but don't let that throw you. Today's challenge might take you seconds or minutes, but most of you should be able to figure this one out.

Morning Cup of Links: Spider Tango

Miss Cellania

A jumping spider's mating dance only needs the proper music to make it perfect!

The Late Movies: Nine Terrible Videos

Ransom Riggs

I won't make you guess the theme of tonight's Late Movies -- it'd be way too obvious.

8 Unofficial Special Event Days at Disney

Rob Lammle

While there are plenty of official special event days at Disney theme parks to let you meet like-minded people, they don't cater to every niche audience.

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