What does it actually mean to oppose eugenics?
mental_floss question of the day.
An indie encounter with French fashion norms and a meditation on their relation to power and identity--what's in a pair of pants?
The best of the week, Valentine's edition.
Shopping orders are a window into America's intellect.
Three open and active credit lines is a requirement many mortgage lenders use as a basic qualifying guideline.
When someone quits a small company, a large percentage of the work force is lost. What to do when that happens.
Of genius and genocide in Jeffrey Hatcher’s genial cat-meets-mouse, cat-loses-mouse, mouse-paints-cat into a corner drama.
Business trip meetings can be intimidating, but most people can get through them with a little confidence, a little know-how, and a little luck.
How Eddie Cantor inadvertently seeded the dubious garden, while Tallulah Bankhead held his coat.
Whew! This is a very emotional topic because your underlying beliefs are being questioned.
One thing offers distinction between businesses: the level of customer service - or more notably, the level of customer disservice.
Wanna start a feud?
In this fashionable wasteland of skin and bone is there a place for the femme fatale with her dangerous curves, flashing eyes and pouting bosom?
If a priceless painting is locked away behind six inches of steel, can we still say it has value?
Is he really over his ex-girlfriend? How do I know for sure?
Steven Anderson proves that the F-bomb is more than just a four-letter word.
The movie that established Bing Crosby as a bona fide actor comes to DVD.
A rough start won't hinder this ambitious crime drama.
... better described as Bad Santa meets Hitch.
The dream ended for four unlucky people last night as they were voted off American Idol.
Here they are, my humble guesses.
The Danish Poet is one of the Canadian films to receive a nomination for the 79th Academy Awards.
One tribe has it all, the other has none. When will the tides change?
In addition to Oscar predictions, my goal is to limit my comments on each category to three sentences or less.
Thrillers, dramas, and comedies, oh my!
Think Crash'll win again?
Did 20th Century Fox do the right thing by burying Mike Judge's Idiocracy?
Denny 'shoots' a rabbi while Denise and Brad are in counseling. Too bad Alan has to handle two cases at once.
Can the director of Daredevil and Elektra get a second chance? You be the judge.
It may not have the same audience it once did, but it's still funny.
Until Beauty and the Geek season three is released on DVD, here's something to curl up with at night.
Christopher Guest fans, rejoice! For Your Consideration is a new classic from the veteran improv troupe, only this time with a twist...
A 1942 “Western with camels”, newly restored and available on DVD.
Who wants some PBS?
A well-acted and warmhearted story about a man pursuing his life-long dream.
Marc Lawrence's romantic comedy is by the numbers, but still very funny and very entertaining.
Get that joke? Great. Didn't get it? Then you care as little about MLS as I do...
One of the league's brightest young stars and toughest players has a difficult decision in front of him.
there was this extraordinary group of players, way back then, who worked parquet chemistry that has rarely been replicated since
How sports impacted their possible merger.
How can a golfer be the "Next Big Thing" when she hasn't won anything yet? When her name is Michelle.
"If there is no pressure from the US on greenhouse gases, China is not going to put pressure on itself."
How low will the Canadian prime minister go - to stay in office?
Talk show host Michael Savage may run for president. How would he affect the election process?
Le Pen asserts that the bombing of Dresden was as bad as 9/11. But was it really a war crime?
The real reasons behind the non-binding resolution.
Be a virus, or a ninja, or a gaffer, or a surfing skeleton. It's up to you with seven flash games for your enjoyment.
Are games that need to be fixed actually finished?
Dream Day Wedding combines I Spy-style puzzles with Choose-A-Story and the match card game.
Finally, a video game that makes kicking your friend in the crotch a more memorable experience.
A lawyer, author, and dinosaur expert sits down to talk about his first novel.
Having patiently consumed recycled plots in the mainstream Marvel series, fans will likely delight in this diversion.
The magazine for lovers of barbecue, grilling and spicy foods.
Focus groups and brainstorming completely demolished as tools for innovation. Check what takes their place.
Probably not the best choice for that inclement afternoon, but it won't disappoint either.
One small white lie becomes a freight train rolling downhill with no brakes.
"The book was a safe way for me to confront a few of my demons in a creative, hidden sort of way." -- E.A. Saraby.
“I am sitting in a room different from the one you are in now."
The Mars Volta, Trojan Attack Warning, and anti-piracy tools for Google in today's update.
Another pointless collection of already available material that begs the question why.
Ex-KISS guitarist suicide rumors denied.
Hawaiian legend Iz Kamakawiwo'ole turns two, well-worn classic American tunes into one sublime Hawaiian lullaby.
Where's the love for concert tour shirts? Like My Darlin' Clementine, one writer thinks those halcyon days may be lost and gone forever.
Brainy punks Smoke or Fire return with a sophomore album.
Frontwoman Shara Worden unleashed some of the most chilling and ominous vocals since the Portishead albums in the mid-90s.
It's such a simple concept, and yet I'm often amazed at the lack of respect and dignity missing from human relations.
Girls Against Boys Concert at La Maroquinerie club, Paris France showed the band still doing what they do best, even if too briefly.
Confident 19-year-old Scottish singer-songwriter harkens back to the days when "Van the Man" was a wee feisty lad.
Evans found, with his bassist Scott LaFaro, an improbable relationship, one based on simultaneous composition and improvisation.
It's all there in a plain image and a single insistent riff.