Lyme disease is named for Lyme, CT, where several cases were identified in 1975.
The other day, I caught a few minutes of the Seinfeld episode where Elaine Benes fails a drug test at work thanks to her fondness for the poppy seed muffins at Monk’s coffee shop.
Did you know that China sells 54% of all bootlegged intellectual property items like DVDs and CDs?
Unscramble the ten words in the list and place them into the 5 × 5 grid so that they link together. One letter is already provided to get you started.
"Was the Kingdom of David and Solomon a glorious empire—or just a little cow town?
Every Wednesday, 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
Stop It is a parody of the the A&E show Intervention. The show was created by Mike Rose for Channel 101, and ten short episodes were created before it was cancelled.
Continuing our look at the history of board games, here are the histories of some more modern classic games, from backgammon to Scrabble to Hex.
With the rate touch screen technology is advancing, it probably won’t be long before using a keyboard and mouse is the computer equivalent of keeping an 8-track player in your car.
Here is yet another amazing tale to give hope to anyone who watches Antiques Roadshow and dreams that a seemingly worthless item might be a priceless relic.
In today's bit of absurd comedy awesomeness, comedians Rob Brydon and Steve Coogan present dueling Michael Caine impersonations.
• According to the Oxford English Dictionary: Chowder comes from the French, chaudiere, meaning pot.
There's been a lot of talk lately about the future of the Web.
Last month I wrote about Abandoned Psych Wards Photographers Love Sneaking Into, and mentioned that my buddy Martino is one of my favorite urban explorer photographers.
Have you ever wondered what place Morse Code has in our modern society? While this means of communication is largely ignored these days, it still survives in some of the strangest ways.
In honor of our upcoming field trip to Chicago, we're going to be posting some Chicago-centric stories. If you live in that part of the country, we'd love to meet you this