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Chicago Trivia Show... Sold Out!

Mangesh Hattikudur

That's right...

Why Can't You Start a Rival Post Office?

Ethan Trex

With the holiday season quickly approaching, many of us are bracing ourselves for the inevitable interminable trips to the post office that come along with mailing cards and gifts.

The Weird Week in Review

Miss Cellania

Man Shoots TV Over Palin's Dance Routine Steven N.

That'll Cost You: NFL Fines Through the Years

Scott Allen

In the wake of the NFL’s crackdown on concussions and the increasing number of player fines issued for helmet-to-helmet hits, here’s a look at 15 other offenses, ranging from the serious to the absurd

Brain Game: November!

Thanks for giving Friday's Brain Game a shot.

Morning Cup of Links: Storm Troopers in Love

Miss Cellania

Is legal marriage obsolete in the modern world? TIME looks at statistics on our changing opinions and behavior with regard to marriage and its benefits.

The Late Movies: How It's Made

Mark Arminio

If you've never seen the show How It's Made, you're missing a fascinating look into how some of the most ordinary products around you are constructed.

10 Amazing Matchstick Sculptures

Stacy Conradt

1. It took artist Patrick Acton nearly three years to create Minas Tirith. Most of his pieces are 1/65 scale. 2. Hogwarts is rather appropriate for this week!

A Short History of Long-Haired Music: Amadeus, Part 1

David K. Israel

If you missed our previous installments, check out A Short History of Long-Haired Music

Settlers of Catan: Monopoly Killer?

Keith Law

As a baseball writer who discusses the economic aspects of the game, I'm often pushed by the “it's just a game” portion of the audience to defend my own position that baseball is, at heart,

Woody's Winner, Week 11's Thu. game

NFL WEEK ELEVEN (Thursday) As predicted, the Falcons knocked off the Ravens in the premiere 2010 episode of Thursday Night Football.

The Not-So-Ancient History of 10 Thanksgiving Dishes

Miss Cellania

On Thanksgiving, more than any other day of the year, Americans sit down and eat the same meal as their neighbors and countrymen. It's tradition, after all!

Why The Mountain Goats Are Awesome

Ransom Riggs

The Mountain Goats are a band, one that has a giant rabid following of nerds and hipsters, but who haven't exactly penetrated mainstream radio -- probably because of the two things that make the

Yeah, That's Probably the World's Biggest Harry Potter Fan

Chris Higgins

Apparently Moviefone is holding a contest to find America's biggest Harry Potter fan.

Will This Be on the (Drug) Test? On Poppy Seeds and False Positives

Matt Soniak

The other day, I caught a few minutes of the Seinfeld episode where Elaine Benes fails a drug test at work thanks to her fondness for the poppy seed muffins at Monk’s coffee shop.

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