For the last several years, I have marked Independence Day by making note of the fact that taxation without representation is alive and well in Washington, D.C. today. As a former District of Columbia resident who is now living fully...Show More Summary
The movie that made fun of the U.S. Army that actually helped the U.S. Army.
For everyone who thinks they know everything about "How I Met Your Mother," prepare to be lawyered. Alyson Hannigan, otherwise known as Lily Aldrin, has been busy since the show ended a little more than a year ago. She's had her hands...Show More Summary
Considering bringing a ferret home and want to know more about these furry little creatures? We looked up a few fun and important facts and put them all in one place. Check them out here, and if you live in New York City or the state...Show More Summary
21 little portions of knowledge to better your day.
Steve Randy Waldman: [Greece](http://www.interfluidity.com/v2/5965.html?utm_source=dlvr.it&utm_medium=twitter): "I’ll end this ramble with... >...a discussion of a fashionable view that in fact, the Greece crisis is not about the money...Show More Summary
This week has been somewhat of a weird week for LGBT characters in comic books. First, there was the fact that the Midnighter’s comic is actually really, really good. But then we got a controversy about James Robsinson’s Airboy and it’s use of a derogatory word for transgender. Show More Summary
I don’t know much about this crazy-low flyover, aside from the fact that it was shot on July 4th, 2002. What I can tell you is this: a flyover this low would never happen nowadays, so it is awesome that it was caught on tape. It is also...Show More Summary
The winner of three Tony Awards (including Best Musical), 1776 might be the most improbable hit in Broadway history.
(RNS) Chris Christie, the Republican governor of New Jersey, announced his candidacy for the presidency Tuesday (June 30) saying, “I am now ready to fight for the people of the United States of America.” Here are five faith facts about the presidential hopeful from the Garden State. 1. Show More Summary
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What's all this doomsaying about libraries becoming obsolete? We know that libraries will thrive in the future because they're present in 23rd Century. In fact, Star Trek shows at least 3 librarians at work in the distant future. InShow More Summary
Amagarasaurus' neck has been baffling scientists for decades.
‘Forrest Gump’ facts are like a box of chocolates: You never know what you’re going to get.
This isn’t Dustin “Dreddy” Brown’s first Wimbledon rodeo. It’s just the first time the No. 102-ranked Jamaican-German tennis player has wiped out a top-seeded opponent while the whole world was watching. John McEnroe, the tennis champ-turned-commentator, declared Brown’s performance Thursday as fine as it gets for a low-ranked player (er, how’s that for a back-handed […]
If you call your publication Fact, you’re really leaving yourself open to gags when you fail to check basic facts. Say, for instance, when you stumble upon a campaign, purporting to be led by fans of defunct Christian rock band Creed, angered that the upcoming Rocky spinoff ‘Creed’ is cluttering up the Web. Show More Summary
The Sacramento Kings are reportedly interested in Rajon Rondo, who took a meeting with the team Friday, according to Sean Cunningham of News10 Sacramento. And Darren Collison doesn't seem too happy about it. In fact, his response toShow More Summary
It’s been two and a half years since Walmart announced its so-called “U.S. manufacturing initiative,” which means it’s time for another PR-heavy, Walmart manufacturing “summit,” this one in Bentonville, Ark., on July 7 and 8. Undoubtedly,...Show More Summary
Shark experts explain the myths and facts about how to handle a run-in with a shark
Do you hate it when your significant other doesn’t want to listen to your boring stories, even though you’re fully aware of the fact that they’re not interesting at all? That’s when an amazing service called Listen Alert might come in handy… you know, if it were more than a hilarious Inside Amy Schumer sketch. Show More Summary