Happy Hanukkah! The Maccabeats explain the holiday in the song "I Flip My Latkes In The Air Sometimes".
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Original transcripts from NASA missions are online at Spacelog. So far you can follow Apollo 13 and Mercury 6 (John Glenn's first orbital flight in 1962), and more are in the works.
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Four-year-old conjoined twins Tatiana and Krista Hogan share parts of their brains. One can perceive what the other one sees and feels, and they are believed to read each other's thoughts.
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Everett Hiller and his wife throw a holiday party ever year. Then they sent out photographs featuring celebrities who weren't there, but should have been. (via Metafilter)
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Capt. Robert Falcon Scott led a team to the South Pole in 1912, but didn't make it back. He wrote a letter to his widow on the return trip, knowing it would be their last communication.
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A camouflaged cat fools a compatriot that should have known better. Pay close attention to the first ten seconds of this video -then you can laugh.
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7 Silly Civic Wagers on Sports. Sometimes you pay dearly for the inevitable publicity.