Article, Popular Culture

Hunter S. Thompson's Daily Routine

Chris Higgins

The Story Behind That Richard Nixon-RoboCop Photo

Brian Abrams

The photo is real, but digging up its historical background was more than a doozy.

Franklin Joined the Peanuts Gang 47 Years Ago Today

Jennifer M Wood

How a schoolteacher helped Charles Schulz create the Peanuts’ first African-American character

7 Lesser-Known Members of the Batman Family

Mark Peters

Everyone knows Robin, Alfred, and Commissioner Gordon, but these 7 Batman allies are a little less familiar to the average Bat-fan.

A Forgotten Novelty Singer's High-Profile Wedding on 'The Tonight Show'

Erika Berlin

The couple who had the most-watched wedding in America is probably not who you'd think.

The Meteoric Rise of Left Shark

Miss Cellania

Meet the Real James Bond

Matt Soniak

11 Pop Culture Christmas Wreaths

Miss Cellania

Pod City: This Week's Most Interesting Podcasts

Whitney Matheson

Each week Whitney Matheson listens to many hours of podcasts, throws them in her brain funnel, and shares the most interesting things she learned.

Cookie Monster Makes a Pretty Convincing Harry Potter

Abbey Stone

It's Furry Potter and the Goblet of Cookies!