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These Jumpers Scream Geeky Baby Class

Jamie Spatola

Floss:Handmade Oh Baby, That's Smart!

7 Nifty Things in Washington’s Presidential Library

Mark Mancini

It took 216 years, but on Friday George Washington was finally honored with his own presidential library. Let's take a peek inside.

Weekend Links: Famous Poems Read By Famous Men

Roma Panganiban

Mike Doughty's New Album is Here!

Chris Higgins

5 Disturbing Historical Practices You Should Never, Ever Try

Therese Oneill The Week

Before you read these "how to" guides for foot binding and hara-kiri, take a moment to feel grateful that you live in the 21st century.

The Missing Links: Strike Up the Band

Colin Patrick

17 Words that Describe Themselves

Arika Okrent

Word is a word. Noun is a noun. Autological words are a self-centered, self-referential bunch.

Meet the Real Heisenberg

Stacy Conradt

Say his name: Werner Heisenberg.

What's Your All-Time Favorite SNL Sketch?

Jason English

On Fridays, I ask a series of questions to get a conversation going in the comments. Answer one, answer all, or ask your own question. On to this week's topics...

The Weird Week in Review

Miss Cellania

10 Weird Crimes That Could Only Happen in Florida

Rob Lammle

Even before a homeless man had his face nearly chewed off by a deranged attacker, Florida had a reputation for bizarre crimes.

How to Master Archery

Our eight-part Be More Interesting series will teach you new skills to wow your friends. Today, Max Silvestri learns how to master archery.

What’s the Difference: Orchestra, Symphony, and Philharmonic?

Lucas Reilly

Remember when your brain exploded after your fourth grade math teacher told you “every square is a rectangle, but not every rectangle is a square!” It’s kind of like that.

Morning Cup of Links: The Princess Bride Trivia

Miss Cellania

The Late Movies: Guess The Theme 120

Mark Arminio