In Japan, letting a sumo wrestler make your baby cry is considered good luck.
OK, it's not exactly t-shirt weather.
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? sponsored by the extraordinary video sharing site motionbox.com.
Yes, it's that time again -- another auto-tuned science video has hit the interwebs!
Every Friday, I post a series of unrelated questions meant to spark conversation in the comments. Answer one, answer all, respond to someone else's reply, whatever you want. Very casual.
You may remember John Green, former Floss writer, successful young adult novelist, and 1/2 -- along with his brother Hank -- of the YouTube vlogging sensation known as Brotherhood 2.0.
Fat Cat Gets Stuck Under Bomb-detecting Machine
A security checkpoint at the Newark Airport had to be shut down temporarily Tuesday when a large cat ran underneath a bomb-detecting machine.
Of course our new 10 Issue (which hits newsstands on Tuesday!) isn't just filled with lists like 10 Provocative Questions about Chickens and 10 Ridiculous Feats of Literature.
What word - probably the only standard English
word containing four P's - would (when used in context)
most likely be spoken by an older person?
Love and Baseball.
If you tune in to the Olympic 50 kilometer classical cross-country skiing race on Sunday, you'll get to see an inspiring bit of history.
Either I had a really short attention span as a kid and never made it past the first verse of a song (which is entirely possible), or there are some obscure lyrics to the songs we all know and love.
A few weeks ago, David Israel posted a screenshot from an episode of The Big Bang Theory.
Dr. Temple Grandin is famous for her work in animal behavior, as a consultant to the livestock industry.
I didn't think anything could top Selleck Waterfall Sandwich, my "weird website" pick two weeks ago, for pure weirdness -- but Babies with Laser Eyes proved me