Before he wrote Jaws, Peter Benchley was a speechwriter for LBJ.
September 22 marked the fall equinox, which got us wondering: Why do we call the seasons Spring, Summer, Fall, and Winter?
On September 26, 1983, one man single-handedly prevented nuclear war.
Breaking Bad dares to get its science right (most of the time) with the help of University of Oklahoma chemistry professor Donna Nelson.
Most Hollywood movies go by a different name—also known as a working title—until the film is released in theaters.
Although we use them without a second thought, precious few of us know how they came to sit on our high streets and in the walls of our banks.
Every Wednesday, I preview the 5 most interesting new comics hitting comic shops, Comixology, Kickstarter and the web. These aren't reviews, just brief highlights.
This week we're on location at The Gaslight Coffee Roasters in Chicago with guest host Craig (A.K.A. WheezyWaiter), who looks at 27 drinks you can order in a café.
If you’ve ever been enrolled in the Fruit-of-the-Month Club or gotten a Tower of Treats as a gift, you’re probably familiar with the names Harry and David, but don’t know much about them.