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Alton Brown + MythBusters = Awesome TV

Erin McCarthy

This Sunday, our food columnist, Alton Brown (have you tried any of his recipes?) and the MythBusters (check out their picks for the craziest myths they've tackled) are teaming up for an episode

The Weird Week in Review

Miss Cellania

Counterfeiter Used Wrong President Dana Leland of Central Falls, Rhode Island, was arrested in Massachusetts for trying to pass counterfeit $100 bills at a Target store.

Why Do Our Ears Pop When We Ride In Airplanes?

Sean Hutchinson

You’re sitting on a plane destined for a far off place, sandwiched between two people, and you're doing your best to sit back and get comfortable.

10 Twinkie Talking Points

Stacy Conradt

It's a sad day for Twinkie enthusiasts. Hostess Brands announced that it's asking a federal bankruptcy court for permission to shut down operations.

Brain Game: Hollywood and Ice

You may have to look in both two and three dimensions to solve today's  mentalfloss.com Brain Game Free-for-all Friday challenge.

Morning Cup of Links: Holiday Prep

Miss Cellania

The 17 Best Thanksgiving Moments From TV And Movies. Just the thing to get you into the proper holiday spirit. * Reporting news on TV can be dangerous.

The Late Movies: Guess The Theme 76

Mark Arminio

It's Thursday, it's late, it's time once again for the game that's sweeping the nation: GUESS THE THEME! All the clips below have something in common.

The Russians Didn't Just Use Pencils in Space

Chris Higgins

A longstanding urban legend goes like this: During the space race of the 1960s, NASA spent millions developing a fancy "space pen" that could be used in zero gravity ...

Brazil Has a Plan to Clone Endangered Animals

The Week

Cloning a dinosaur might be a doomed pursuit (much to the dismay of a generation raised on Jurassic Park fantasies), but biologists at Brazil's Brasilia Zoo want to use genetic information from e

The Missing Links: Answering the Tough Turkey Questions

Colin Patrick

To Be A Fly On the Wall Chevy hanging with Belushi. Pee-wee and Rodney kicking it. Woody and Larry chatting. Carlin and Marx clowning around. Poehler, Arnett and Sedaris laughing.

10 Bizarre Coloring Books for Adults

Miss Cellania

Psst! Got any crayons? You'll want a box when you see how much fun adults can have with coloring books designed just for those of a certain age. And please try to stay within the lines.1.

The Top 100 Video Games, According to Time

Erin McCarthy

Earlier today, Time unleashed its list of the All-TIME Top 100 Video Games.

Harry Taylor, Modern Tintype Photographer

Chris Higgins

Harry Taylor is a photographer with an unusual specialty, at least for this century: tintypes. A tintype is a photograph made on a metal plate (often iron, and apparently never tin).

5 Historical Manias That Gripped Societies, Then Disappeared

Linda Rodriguez McRobbie

“Men, it has been well said, think in herds; it will be seen that they go mad in herds, while they only recover their senses slowly, and one by one.”

Why Are Potatoes Called Spuds?

Daven Hiskey

Daven Hiskey runs the wildly popular interesting fact website Today I Found Out. To subscribe to his "Daily Knowledge" newsletter, click