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At the Libraries: Your Weekly Round-Up

Miss Kathleen

Every week, Miss Kathleen provides links to a variety of library-related items. If there's something fun going on in your local library, leave us a

The Quick 10: Your Seattle Recommendations Needed!

Stacy Conradt

My five-year anniversary is coming up soon, and we always said we'd head back to Europe for it (we honeymooned in Italy).

Spending 24 Hours in a 24 Hour Fitness

Jill Harness

We have tons of 24 hour businesses these days, but few people have ever ventured to stay in any of these places for a full 24 hours.

Sun Dogs: Beautiful "False Suns"

Chris Higgins

Sun dogs (aka parhelions) are surprising visual phenomena which look like halos around the sun, or in other cases "false suns" some distance from the real sun.

We're Giving Away a Book a Day!

Jason English

There's a shelf in our Ohio office where we store books that would make nice prizes. That shelf is full, so I've been asked to ramp up the giveaways.

The White House Gift Guide: 13 Unique Presidential Gifts

Scott Allen

What do you get the Commander-in-Chief who has everything? Let's look back at some of the more interesting gifts presidents have received. 1. George W. Bush: Raw

The History of Aquatic Warfare

Colin Patrick

There was a time when water fights were much more civil.

Brain Game: Room 222

In each entry below, the number 2 stands for a two-letter sequence that repeats in each word. Here's an example: T2Z2I2 In this sample, the 2 represents AN, and so T2Z2I2 equals TANZANIAN.

Name the Seven Deadly Sins

15 Pieces of Classical Music That Showed Up in 'Looney Tunes'

Mark Mancini

Pick the Borders of Russia Without Getting One Wrong

Morning Cup of Links: Roman Candles

Miss Cellania

10 Notorious Criminals Proven Innocent After Execution.

13 Things You Might Not Know About Costco

Jake Rossen

Brad Pitt is not a satisfied customer.

Where Are They Now? 8 Things That Terrified Us in the '90s

Matt Soniak

Remember how scared we were of satanic cults, Y2K, and nuclear war? (Okay, we're still scared of nuclear war.)

Pick the 10 Largest Countries in North America, By Area