When dragonflies mate, their tails form a heart.
Yesterday I wrote about an American breakfast cereal magnate who was a prominent eugenicist around the turn of the last century.
Desert Bus is a horrible, horrible driving game -- and it was meant to be. In the game, you're tasked with driving a bus from Tucson to Las Vegas.
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
While we were wading through the origins of the names of the U.S. states last fall, reader Brit asked me where the North in North Carolina and North Dakota came from.
Whether prepping for a geeky friend’s birthday party, celebrating the release of a film you’ve been dying to see or as part of a fun wedding reception, movie-themed cakes are always in good taste.”The
Chilled to the bone from my very first full-fledged blizzard, the inspiration behind this week's Wednesday Word Ladder isn't tough to figure out.
One of the reasons that Fight Club is among my favorite movies is the fact that every time I watch it, I notice something I’d previously overlooked – the discovery of which opens up all kinds of new m
Darcy Padilla documented Julia's life in words and photographs over an 18 year span. The grind of poverty, drugs, HIV, and childbirth played itself out over and over for all of us to see.
Devo's "Whip It" has one hand reaching out to the future (a Minimoog synthesizer drives the tune and a six oscillator synthesizer, custom-made for the band by Moog Music, provides the l
Fair is fair - we couldn't pay a virtual visit to Steel City without also roadtripping to Titletown, USA, now could we?
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?
In the 26 years since the Adopt-a-Highway program was launched, it has helped keep America’s highways clean, saved taxpayers money, sparked a handful of free-speech battles, and even been featured on
I'm not a lottery player -- I don't like throwing my money down a statistical hole in the ground -- but I'll admit that on occasion I have been the recipient of a scratch-off lottery ti
Did you know that Facebook is going to start using your posts as advertisements, to show up on your friends' sidebars?
Allie Brosh created the lovable creature we know as the alot, in order to cope with the very common mistake of making "a lot" into one word.But there is one grammatical mistake that I partic