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Weekend Links: Subway Snaps

Roma Panganiban

6 Actors Who Have Both an Oscar and a Razzie

Stacy Conradt

The day before the Academy Awards are given out, there’s another awards ceremony to hand out a not-so prestigious statue: the Golden Raspberry, given out to the worst stuff Hollywood has thrown our wa

84 Best Picture Oscar Winners, 4 Minutes

Chris Higgins

Weekend Links: A Robot’s-Eye View of Mars

Roma Panganiban

The Late Movies - Happy Birthday, Kyle MacLachlan!

Erica Palan

World War I Centennial: Origins of the Second Balkan War

Erik Sass

Before the First Balkan War between the Balkan League and the Ottoman Empire was even over, another conflict was brewing—this time between the members of the Balkan League.

10 U.S. Cabinet Departments That Were Renamed or No Longer Exist

Bryan Dugan

After George Washington took office, he assembled a Presidential Cabinet that had just four positions—Secretary of State Thomas Jefferson, Secretary of the Treasury Alexander Hamilton, Secretary of Wa

10 People Who Have Misplaced Their Oscars

Stacy Conradt

Winning an Oscar is, for most, a once-in-a-lifetime achievement. You’d think their owners would be a little more careful with them.

The Missing Links: Animating Jacko With Legos

Colin Patrick

4 Defenses of the Hamantash from the Latke-Hamantash Debate

Arika Okrent

This weekend is the Jewish holiday of Purim, and families will be headed to the bakery for the hamantashen, the traditional triangular poppy seed or fruit filled pastries.

Say Hello to the Tiniest Planet Ever Discovered

The Week

Friday Happy Hour: What's One Oscar-Winning Movie You Haven't Seen?

Erin McCarthy

10 People Who Accepted Their Razzie Awards

Rudie Obias

Although most people wouldn’t be happy to be considered the worst at something, there are a few actors, writers, and directors who have a sense of humor about themselves.

5 Non-Gold Treasures Stored at Fort Knox

Amanda Green

Think Fort Knox is just for gold? Well, that’s a lot of bullion. Here are five more items that have been stored in the vault.

The Weird Week in Review

Miss Cellania