Reed Hastings was inspired to start Netflix after a $40 late fee on a VHS copy of Apollo 13.
Last May we told you about a cool treasure hunt competition that Canadian Club whiskey was putting together to find cases of whiskey hidden around the world between 1967 and 1991 --
They hid 25 ca
A few years ago, the submerged newborn on Nirvana’s famous Nevermind album cover was revealed to be a Los Angeles teen by the name of Spencer Elden.
Do you buy or sell books at your local used bookstore? If so, you might not know it, but the clerks might secretly hate you.
Welcome to the Monday Math Square, a puzzle designed to get your noggin in gear to start the week.
The 10 Worst Products For Men Ever Created. If they didn't kill him, they would at least undermine his confidence. Possibly NSFW.
The classic Seinfeld episode “The Bottle Deposit” will be 15 years old in May.
Of the 5.9 million brackets filled out in the ESPN Tournament Challenge, only two accurately predicted the Final Four (Butler, Virginia Commonwealth, Connecticut and Kentucky).
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Nick Pitera may be the most talented person I've ever seen.
From the Annals of Too Much Time: someone over at Deadspin has put in the effort to compile a box score for the film "Space Jam." Or as they subtitled it, "Shawn Bradley Sucked Against
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My kitten waits until long after everyone is retired for the night and then announces to the entire house that someone forgot to close the piano.
"The brain is a very big place, in a very small space" -Carl Sagan, in the latest Symphony of Science song.
Do you have a burning desire to start a powerful new movement, but can’t quite figure out how to concisely encapsulate your vision, ideals and goals to the world?
In 2001, famed chef and television host Julia Child donated her entire kitchen to the Smithsonian's National Museum of American History.
The Triangle Shirtwaist Factory fire happened 100 years ago today. In this article first posted in 2009, Kara Kovalchik looks back at what caused five famous fires.