Janis Joplin left $2,500 in her will for her friends to "have a ball after I’m gone."
Using the bathroom has come a long way from when ancient Greeks used stones and pieces of clay for personal hygiene.
Oscar swag bags have become a thing of legend over the past decade or so. Nominees and presenters get “bags” teeming with gifts worth tens of thousands of dollars.
there are plenty of pungent, slimy foodstuffs from around the world that are comparatively jam-packed with life-extending nutrients and bacteria, even if they take the tastebuds a little more getting
The awards issued each year have reflected the ever-changing nature of the movie business—today’s Best Visual Effects may well give way to tomorrow’s Best Use of 3D Technology.
People didn't always say "pea" or "newt." These seven words initially started as other words entirely.
Red velvet cake did not get its name from the bottle of food coloring you dump into the batter. Here’s what really happened.
Children of the 1980s know few voices better than that of Chris Latta, who played the roles of both Starscream and Cobra Commander.
Few products in civilized history can match the mythology and ubiquity of Coca-Cola.