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SNL Quiz redux

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Morning Cup of Links: Game Cupcakes

Miss Cellania

On the Ski Slopes With Avalanche Patrollers.

The Late Movies: Top 10 Antiques Roadshow Valuations

Chris Higgins

The antiques world was rocked (okay, more like gently bumped) when a recent episode of Antiques Roadshow estimated a woman's collection of carved Chinese jade objects at $710,000 to $1.07 million

The Quick 10: 10 Infamous Womanizers

Stacy Conradt

According to the author of a new biography on Warren Beatty, he's slept with nearly 13,000 women.

The Last Decade According to 9-Year-Olds

Chris Higgins

When I think of the last decade (starting in 2000), I think of it in comparison to previous decades.

On The Road: 5 Great Stops Between New Orleans & Dallas

Mark Arminio

West along I-10, northwest on I-49 and west again along I-20 will take you from the port of New Orleans to the eighth-largest city in our nation, Dallas, Texas.

4 Stories About Jimmy Carter's Malaise Speech

Special Guest Star

by "¨Kevin Mattson On July 15, 1979, President Jimmy Carter spoke to the American people about the nation's crisis of confidence.

5 Clever Convicts Who Flew the Coop

Rob Lammle

While we would never condone breaking out of the joint, we can't help but be impressed with these folks, who did so using brains (and dental floss) over brawn. 1.

The Neuroscience of Mona Lisa

Jill Harness

The magic of the Mona Lisa is the fact that everyone sees something different in her smile.

Why Don't All Planes Leave Smoke Trails?

David K. Israel

Ever wonder why some planes leave trails of smoke and others don't?

Brain Game: Inflatable Analogue Tool

An anagram is a word or phrase that, when its letters are unscrambled, forms a completely different word or phrase.

Morning Cup of Links: Airline Security or Child Porn?

Miss Cellania

Fark's top 20 headlines of the year, with special category winners in the first comment.

The Quick 10: Babies on the Brain

Stacy Conradt

Because my husband and I are expecting our first little _flosser, you might say I've had babies on the brain lately.

Oscar the Grouch Used to Be Orange

Jason English

One thing I learned watching the 40th anniversary of Sesame Street DVD: Oscar the Grouch was originally orange. Jim Henson decided to make him green before the second season of Sesame Street.

Time for Another Photo Challenge

Jason English

Last month, our readers marched into the online archives of Presidential libraries and marched out with the best photos.

Is Your Child a Dandelion or an Orchid?

Chris Higgins

An article in the December 2009 issue of The Atlantic poses a fascinating scientific question: do some children's genes give them a greater risk of failure, but also a greater chance for success

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