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22 Songs that Write Themselves from The Songwriter’s Rhyming Dictionary

Arika Okrent

While usual rhymes like moon/June are scattered through the lists, the true genius of the book is in pairings like better half/telegraph.

Wednesday is New Comics Day

Rich Barrett

Every Wednesday, I highlight the five most exciting comic releases of the week. The list may include comic books, graphic novels, digital comics and webcomics.

5 Toilet Technologies of the Future

Chris Higgins

Here's a roundup of some promising toilet-related technologies that could make pooping safe for the world.

Where Did the 8 Glasses of Water A Day Myth Come From?

The Week

Good news: You will probably not die if you have only three glasses of water today.

How to Get Out of Handcuffs

While you may not be ready to worm your way out of a straitjacket just yet, you can still astonish a crowd by slipping out of a set of handcuffs.

Morning Cup of Links: Ranking the Funniest Films

Miss Cellania

How Evil is Your Head?: 9 Illustrations from a 1902 "Character Reader"

Therese Oneill

Louis Allen Vaught tried to sum up the soul and strengths of a person simply by looking at physical characteristics.

The Late Movies: Band Reunions (Including NSYNC's!)

Erica Palan

The Missing Links: First Came Tecmo

Colin Patrick

When Gamers Decorate: 7 Awesome Video Game Rooms

Miss Cellania

Early Commercials for 10 Best-Selling Game Systems

Adrienne Crezo

Early Commercials for 10 Best-Selling Game Systems

Q&A: Capcom Producer Rey Jimenez Talks DuckTales Remastered

Scott Neumyer

In 1989, Capcom released DuckTales for the Nintendo Entertainment System (NES). It soon became one of the console’s most memorable games.

10 Video Games Canceled Before Release

Rudie Obias

Maybe the teams behind these video games just didn't gel. Maybe the creative direction of the games lost momentum. Or maybe trends and tastes changed, rendering these games obsolete.

10 Amazing Ways Video Games Can Change Your Life

the mag

They can save your life, crush your soul, make you a fortune, or even leave you penniless. Here are 10 reasons why video games have more real-world power than you think.

Beat Our Video Game Facts!

Jason English

Submit an amazing video game fact and you could win a mental_floss t-shirt.