The inventors of Bubble Wrap were originally trying to make plastic wallpaper.
By Eric Alt
Switzerland is founded, and yodeling gets off to a trilling start!
Early Alpine shepherds discover how to yodel by alternating their voices between natural singing tones and falsetto p
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?
Every Wednesday, Miss Kathleen provides links to a variety of things happening at libraries across the country.
Two years ago, I wrote How To Dance While Barely Moving: the "Fishstick," about a new dance craze. Well, a new crazy dance.
Like Panera Bread but think it's a little out of your price range? If you're in St. Louis, you may be in luck.
Today's Brain Game offers the initials of the titles ofÂ seven of the most popular film Westerns of all-time. As an example, the initials AFOD stand for A Fistful Of Dollars.
The Greatest Shakespeare Hoax.
Plenty of fans of this here blog can spout out wonderful facts, historical tidbits, and highlights of a classical education.
It's the moment you've all been waiting for! Be the first to answer the bonus-round question correctly and take your pick of anything you want from the neatoshop (valued under $25). Ready?
You always hear those amazing stories about how celebrities were discovered - they're just standing in line at the bank or sipping a milkshake at the drugstore, and next thing you know, they'
A lucrative patent or a popular copyright can provide a creator's heirs with solid streams of revenue for decades.
Mark Twain died on April 21, 1910, and specified in handwritten notes that his massive autobiography should not be published for at least 100 years. Well, folks, it's time.
It's our biggest sale, and it only comes once a year!
Every once in a great while, a singer comes along that is so untalented, yet willing to sing in public, that people buy records just to marvel at the awfulness.