Thursday, January 5th, 2017
Frankly, six centimeters doesn’t seem very mammoth to me.
Wednesday, January 4th, 2017
If you’re a little heavier than you were before the start of the holiday season, you can blame it on the fact that there’s apparently an entirely new organ in your body. Scientists have just discovered the mesentery.
Tuesday, January 3rd, 2017
Possessing marijuana is now legal in Massachusetts. Selling marijuana is still illegal, however. Gifting marijuana, though, is specifically allowed. Still, this probably is not.
Monday, January 2nd, 2017
Friday, December 30th, 2016
You probably don’t know Robert Leo Hulseman’s name, but it’s extremely likely he’s been a part of your life. Among other things, Hulseman created the red Solo cup used at parties the world over, and he passed earlier this month at the age of 84. Pour some out for him this weekend. Your hosts will understand.
Thursday, December 29th, 2016
When Hannah Simpson’s family couldn’t afford a horse for her to ride on their farm, she started riding a cow instead.
Update (December 30th, 2016): Simpson has an Instagram feed, and it includes a video the cow jumping.
Wednesday, December 28th, 2016
When farmer Christine Conder’s neighbors needed a fix for their internet connectivity problems, she decided to run her own fiber-optic cable to them. Now she’s helped create a high-speed ISP called B4RN (Broadband for the Rural North), serving 2300 people.
Tuesday, December 27th, 2016
Keaton Patti is dealing with the difficulties of fatherhood, like the burden of not knowing which member of Daft Punk his son.
If you don’t think I’ve straight-up asked my boy which robot he is, you’re wrong. He always just shrugs and says, “The futuristic one.” That’s both of them! That’s like asking your son which member of Kiss he is, and him saying, “The one with the makeup!”
Monday, December 26th, 2016
Last July, hundreds of Santas Claus descended upon Branson, Missouri for the 2016 Discover Santa convention. It was…really something.
Friday, December 23rd, 2016
When a mall elf sprays a family with mace because they took their own unsanctioned pictures of Santa, I can only think to say “Happy holidays, everyone!”.