Stupid Golf Tricks: Clay Pigeon Shooting

Ransom Riggs

For me growing up, the holidays were all about sitting around and wondering when food was happening while my older male relatives watched sports on TV.

Pigs Feet and Lady’s Thighs: Christmas Foods from Around the World

Alisson Clark

From goat cookies to fried eel, traditional Christmastime foods from around the world might raise some eyebrows at your holiday feast.

8 Famous Christmas Babies

Jill Harness

Historians now largely agree that Jesus wasn’t actually born on December 25th, but that doesn’t mean no one of historical significance was born that day.

Morning Cup of Links: Christmas Eve

Miss Cellania

Christmas greetings from the International Space Station.

That's One Way to Respond to a Complaint Letter

Colin Patrick

As someone born in Pittsburgh, it takes a lot for me to say anything nice about any Cleveland sports franchise.

Things With Faces

David K. Israel

So my son Jack and I are driving around Los Angeles today and we get stuck behind this bus with a Jack ad.

The Quick 10: 10 Alternate Versions of "A Visit from St. Nicholas"

Stacy Conradt

"A Visit from St. Nicholas" is one of the most parodied pieces ever written - more than 1,000 versions have been penned by professional writers and amateurs alike.

WTF? Fun With Initials

Jason English

It was reported this week that the CIA's official WikiLeaks investigative unit is being called the WikiLeaks Task Force, or WTF.

7 Fictional Holidays for Pop Culture Enthusiasts

Adrienne Crezo

If you’re a pop culture fan, then why not celebrate some of these alternative winter holidays next year? 1.

Puppies Wearing Hats Eating Bacon Sharing Facts (About Washington, D.C.)

Stacy Conradt

Most people know that Washington D.C. is the capital of the United States; what they don’t know is what the heck a Georgetown Hoya is.

Legend of Zelda Song Performed on Wine Glasses

Chris Higgins

In my own geeky way, I find this festive. Here's a man performing the "Song of Healing" from the video game The Legend of Zelda: Majora's Mask...on wine glasses.

Jewish Christmas Traditions

Miss Cellania

Winter holidays tend to be bigger, brighter, and louder than celebrations during the rest of the year because it's cold and dark, nothing is growing outside, and we need something to cheer us up.

Quiz: NFL Multiple-Team States

Morning Cup of Links: Our Russian Cousins

Miss Cellania

A finger bone found in Siberia belonged not to a neanderthal, not to a human, but to a previously unknown close relative of both.

At the Libraries: Checking Out Humans

Miss Kathleen

Every week, 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