The little plastic bit on the end of your shoelace is called an aglet.
It's a pretty important day in history, you guys "“ after all, where would we be without the Showtime Rotisserie or Hair in a Can? Yes"¦ it's Ron Popeil's birthday.
There's no need to page Doctor Doolittle for this case. Here are the amazing, true stories of four animals that could speak for themselves.
1. Hoover the
In this video, Bill Murray reads poetry (including Emily Dickinson) to construction workers at the Poets House in Manhattan.
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The nine white squares inside the main red grid should be filled with the digits 1 through 9. Each digit should appear only once in this main grid. Two of these numbers are already provided for you.
Cancer patient Erik Martin always wanted to be a superhero and even designed his own secret identity as Electron Boy.
It's been said that Venice is not just a city of museums, but a museum city, a place to be visited and appreciated but not lived in, where on a sunny summer day tourists can outnumber locals two-
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Whether your mom has a degree in English or she's a math professor, we've got the perfect Mother's Day gift for her. (Or if she's an anthropologist. Or she loves pirates.
Women (and men!) have often employed strange methods for attaining beauty, although I myself would have to draw the line way before I got to bird dropping facials, ground pig placenta, or any of these
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The 136th annual Kentucky Derby is tomorrow. To get into the mood, here are some classic races from all over featuring creatively-named horses.
I have a special place in my heart for Pippi Longstocking "“ when I was in about first grade, my mom brought a ball of white fluff home that been abandoned at her workplace and told me I could na
"Spider-Man, Spider-Man, creates a streak-free shine wherever he goes."
For some reason, this song just isn't as catchy as the actual Spider-Man theme.