Andre Agassi's father represented Iran in boxing in the 1948 and 1952 Olympics.
Every Wednesday, Miss Kathleen provides links to a variety of stories about libraries, authors, and books. If there's something fun going on in your local library, leave us a
Stop It is a parody of the the A&E show Intervention. The show was created by Mike Rose for Channel 101, and ten short episodes were created before it was cancelled.
Continuing our look at the history of board games, here are the histories of some more modern classic games, from backgammon to Scrabble to Hex.
With the rate touch screen technology is advancing, it probably won’t be long before using a keyboard and mouse is the computer equivalent of keeping an 8-track player in your car.
Here is yet another amazing tale to give hope to anyone who watches Antiques Roadshow and dreams that a seemingly worthless item might be a priceless relic.
In today's bit of absurd comedy awesomeness, comedians Rob Brydon and Steve Coogan present dueling Michael Caine impersonations.
• According to the Oxford English Dictionary: Chowder comes from the French, chaudiere, meaning pot.
There's been a lot of talk lately about the future of the Web.
Last month I wrote about Abandoned Psych Wards Photographers Love Sneaking Into, and mentioned that my buddy Martino is one of my favorite urban explorer photographers.
Have you ever wondered what place Morse Code has in our modern society? While this means of communication is largely ignored these days, it still survives in some of the strangest ways.
In honor of our upcoming field trip to Chicago, we're going to be posting some Chicago-centric stories. If you live in that part of the country, we'd love to meet you this
A friend's daughter asked me to put together a Harry Potter puzzle to coincide with the opening of the seventh film in the series, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part One.
The Landsat 5 and Landsat 7 satellites are sending back images of Earth in false color.
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After Tom Hanks and Robert Loggia played "Heart and Soul" and "Chopsticks" on FAO Schwarz's giant piano in Big, the instrument became a New York landmark.