France's last execution via guillotine was in 1977.
So, this is cool. Most of our regular readers are probably familiar with my series of photo essays, Strange Geographies.
9 Worst Coal Mine Catastrophes. Explosions, fires, avalanches, collapses, floods, they come in all manner of disasters.
Cool Guys on Motorcycles.
Summer is in the air and that means one glorious thing for music fans: concerts!
Even though our little girl won't need them for a while, we recently put up some wall bookshelves in the nursery.
This happened Wednesday night. So two men are having a debate; they're vying to be the Democratic candidate for Governor of Oregon in the next election.
Baseball contracts aren't just about money. They're also about bonus clauses and sweet, sweet perks.
Operation Teen Book Drop is a great new initiative, which donates thousands of books each year to Native American reservations and tribal lands, and also works with hundreds of authors, who drop copie
Some of you may recall my post on the 13 Types of Friends on Facebook.
You know all about your local police force, the FBI, and other familiar law enforcement offices.
Neil Pasricha's uplifting new book, The Book of Awesome, hits stores today.
In the continuing series on highly-specific blogs, there are many that deal with animals. Cute Overload and I Can Has Cheezburger?
"Padlocks for everyone!" That's my motto; something a bit nonsensical to contrast with the logic puzzle that is the Thursday Brain Game.
The iPad was apparently developed for the convenience of cats, since the touch screen doesn't require typing, or even opposable thumbs!
Released in 1991, L.A. Story is my favorite Steve Martin movie -- yes, I like it even better than The Jerk.
"Last year, more Americans went to symphonies than went to baseball games.