At the end of Prohibition, FDR said, "What America needs now is a drink."
We've spotted our new game in Books-A-Million.
If David Abercrombie had known what his store was going to become when he founded it in 1892, I’m sure he would have been stunned.
The Social Security Administration has data on baby names going back to 1880. For the first 67 years, Mary was the most popular female baby name in the United States.
As I mentioned yesterday, we're coming up on another edition of Reader-Submitted Quiz Week!!
If you've ever thought "this tomato is delicious, but I wish I could make it tackier by painting it gold," then you're in luck.
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
Chewing bubblegum, eating a chocolate bar, and sucking on a lollipop are among the many innocent joys of childhood.
Beautiful and creepy: this video uses macro photography showing a spider's web, covered in droplets of dew.
It's an all-new 5-day trivia hunt!
Co-puzzle Master Josh Halbur and I are happy to bring you the next How Did You Know?
Fans of famous architecture should really consider booking a trip to the Japanese city of Nikko, where the Tobu World Square offers visitors the opportunity to walk amongst a series of 1/25-scale repl
October is Fire Prevention Month, but let's face it, fire is deadly and we should be vigilant every month, period.
Growing up, I collected pictures of people I didn't know.
We own a regular 12-hour digital clock that displays its output on the ceiling at night (a nice feature when your vision isn't what it once was).
A conversation with Gary Trudeau as Doonesbury Turns 40.
We all know that musicians like Mick Jagger and Keith Richards are over-the-hill, but we usually don't hear about too many people rocking away into the golden years.