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This is Not a Conspiracy Theory

Chris Higgins

11 Obscure Regional Phrases to Describe the Cold

Jason English

It's very cold, and we're running out of ways to say that. So we reached out to the editors of the Dictionary of American Regional English for suggestions.

World War I Centennial: The Balkan Chess Game

Erik Sass

Why Garnish a Cocktail?

Clair McLafferty

The Librarian, His 'Stache, and the Most Dangerous Book on Earth

the mag

For decades, the only thing staving off a worldwide Socialist revolution was a grouchy librarian.

The Missing Links: Really Odd Interview Questions

Colin Patrick

Successful Things You Were In On Before Anyone Else

Jason English

On Fridays, we ask a series of unrelated questions. Your answers help get us through the afternoon. Answer one, answer all, or ask your own question. On to this week's topics...

The Weird Week in Review

Miss Cellania

Hear "Let It Go" From Disney's Frozen Sung in 25 Languages

Arika Okrent

Disney recently released this compilation video of the song "Let It Go," as sung in 25 different language versions.

19 Scathing Political Put-Downs

Mark Mancini

For all the talk of how politicians are getting too nasty these days, hammering your opponent is nothing new. Politicians have always been venomous, if some of these zingers are any indication.

Why Does It Feel So Cold When You Step Out of the Shower?

Lucas Reilly

You step into the basin and happily roast under a steamy blanket of hot water. But then you shut off the shower faucet, open the curtain, and whoosh! You’re a human popsicle.

Colin Jost is the New Host of SNL's Weekend Update

Colin Patrick

Saturday Night Live announced that Colin Jost will take a seat at the Weekend Update desk when Seth Meyers departs for his own late-night talk show next month.

B.J. Novak Wrote a Book and Made This Trailer

Jason English

One More Thing hits stores February 4th. We have not read it. But we give the trailer our full endorsement.

3 Motown Greats Who Recorded German Versions of Their Hits

Arika Okrent

Hear Marvin Gaye, The Temptations, and The Supremes sing in German.

Awesome High School Student Dresses Up Like Every President

Jason English

Do the vice presidents next!