One hundred and fifty years ago next month, the first shots were fired in the U.S. Civil War. How much do you know about what really happened that day at Fort Sumter, South Carolina?
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What Monty Python Can Teach Us About Saving Money. Nonsensical comedy leads to commonsense advice, along with links to the original skits.
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How a differential gear works. Explained in small words and lots of visual analogies, just the way I like it.
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A cobra escaped from the Bronx Zoo. It's been spotted in the strangest place: on Twitter.
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What's the difference between a turtle and a tortoise? Watch these to find out -especially the cute one riding around on a turntable.
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Extreme Murals & Painted Buildings. All it takes is a competent artist, a clear building title, liberal zoning laws, and understanding neighbors.
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Get your Country out of my Happy Meal!: Liberty cabbage, Freedom fries and other Product Renamings. Some of the strangest food terms we use came about for political reasons.