Lists
Movies
21 First-Time Directors Nominated For An Academy Award
Some filmmakers spend their whole careers trying to get nominated for Best Director. These are not those directors.... READ ON
Technology
11 Forgotten Apple Products
If you ever needed a pair of Apple sneakers or a sock for your iPod, you're out of luck.... READ ON
Books
5 Forgotten Fairy Tales From the Brothers Grimm
Here are some of the more bizarre Grimm tales that didn’t quite merit the Disney treatment.... READ ON
List
10 Smart and Fun Accessories That Help You Make the Most of Your Phone
Your smartphone is a communicator, computer, and camera in one, but a wide variety of accessories can help you get even more out of your phone. Here are a few of them.... READ ON
Miss Cellania
8 Restaurant Treats Made with Girl Scout Cookies
Talented chefs from all over take the opportunity to devise treats made with Girl Scout Cookies.... READ ON
Comics
10 Sharp Facts About Marvel's Wolverine
For decades, not even Marvel was sure what to do with the pint-sized Canadian mutant.... READ ON
List
12 Secrets of Executive Recruiters
They can earn as much as $75,000 for placing a single candidate.... READ ON
Movies
Everything That's Leaving Netflix in March
Wave goodbye to 'Jaws' and its sequels (yes, 'Jaws: The Revenge' included).... READ ON
Movies
5 Things We Know About Deadpool 2
The Merc with a Mouth is returning in 2018. Here's what we know about the movie so far.... READ ON
Live Smarter
8 No-Brainer Ways to Save More Money
Save big by making a few tiny financial tweaks.... READ ON
History
How 8 Denver Neighborhoods Got Their Names
Several neighborhoods have connections to the city’s long-ago status as a mining boom metropolis.... READ ON
Movies
Every New Movie and TV Series Coming to Netflix in March
As Oscar season comes to an end, it’s time to find a new batch of movies to keep you busy.... READ ON
TV
6 Things We Know About Black Mirror Season 4
"The world is in a place at the moment where I think maybe people appreciate things that aren't so unremittingly horrible," says creator Charlie Brooker. "But you also don't want to short-change people on the unremitting horribleness.”... READ ON
History
11 Hand-Drawn Infographics About African-American Life by W.E.B. Du Bois
The civil rights activist and scholar also had an eye for design.... READ ON
Booze
7 Surprising Uses for Tequila
Mexico’s patron spirit is good for more than just one hell of a hangover.... READ ON
Movies
10 People Who Have Misplaced Their Oscars
Winning an Oscar is, for most, a once-in-a-lifetime achievement. You’d think their owners would be a little more careful with them.... READ ON

Omar Knedlik of Coffeyville, Kansas, invented the Icee (also called a Slurpee, Slush, or Mr. Misty) in the late 1950s. The first flavor he offered was root beer.

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