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5 Questions: Sid Caesar

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4 Curling Controversies

Hannah Keyser

For anyone who has ever accused curling of not being a real sport, take a look at the controversies that the curlers' competitiveness breeds.

Q&A: Neil deGrasse Tyson

Drew Toal the mag

A conversation with the rock star of astrophysics

The Missing Links: Why We Cry

Colin Patrick

"Parapsychologist" Finds Mental Disorders in the Dead

Matt Soniak

This is a little hard to report with a straight face, but it seems that some of the dead can’t rest in peace.

4 Olympians Who Sold Their Gold Medals (And One Who Tried)

Stacy Conradt

You wouldn’t know it with all of the hype surrounding the Olympics right now, but there are things more important than winning a gold medal.

Morning Cup of Links: All About Ski Jumping

Hannah Keyser

The Most Interesting Comics of the Week

Rich Barrett

This week's most interesting comics: Beautiful Darkness, Oak and She-Hulk

Rest in Peace, Leonard Knight: Salton Sea Artist

Chris Higgins

Born on the Same Day: 6 Things Lincoln and Darwin Had in Common

Mark Mancini

On February 12, 1809, two of the most revolutionary men of the 19th century were born ... and they had a lot more in common than a knack for growing epic beards.

11 Directors Who Collaborated with Michael Jackson

Dave Gonzales

Michael Jackson's world-wide hits and record-breaking albums gave him the power to push the medium of the music video farther than any musical artist before or after him.

5 Questions: Shirley Temple

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11 Times When “Fake Shemps” Replaced Real Actors

Clay Wirestone

A Shemp refers to the stand-in required to replace an absent actor onscreen.

5 Stories About Shirley Temple

Kara Kovalchik

Former child actress Shirley Temple has passed away at the age of 85. But thanks to DVDs (and Turner Classic Movies), she will remain a dimpled, curly-topped 5-year-old for generations to come.

The Missing Links: Toons on the Train

Colin Patrick