About one in every 2 million lobsters is born with a rare genetic defect that turns it blue.
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Kevin Allocca is the "trends manager" at YouTube, which means, as he says, he watches YouTube videos for a living -- and then thinks about why they become popular.
Back in 2010, we introduced you to some of the many talented artists at the San Diego Comic Con. So how have things changed in the last two years?
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Using the noggin: how to successfully store passwords in your subconscious.
I positively loved this beautiful video of a person who "plays a strangely tuned guitar in a language that we can a
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Oh, I'm still knee-deep in tomatoes and beans, and the rest of the garden is coming along nicely, too!
Woman Dials 911 to Complain About Mugshot
Tonya Ann Fowler of Winder, Georgia, called the Barrow County 911 dispatch to complain that her mugshot in the local publication “Bad & Busted” was les
On Fridays, 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.
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The surprises and snubs in the 2012 Emmy nominations.