The Easter egg hunt is what most kids look forward to the most on this festive Spring holiday, but what's not so fun is what happens to the brightly colored plastic eggs once the weekend ends. If you're one of the many who are stuck with a growing collection
By Mark J. Perry: It's Easter weekend and time to do an annual update on the falling inflation-adjusted price of eggs over the last 120 years or so. The chart below shows the real, inflation-adjusted wholesale price of eggs (per dozen in 2014 dollars), annually back to 1890. Show More Summary
This weekend is Easter, and you know what that means: family dinners, religious iconography, rabbits, rainbow-colored eggs, and more sugar-induced cavities than you can shake a chocolate-covered chunk of peanut butter at. It really is a smorgasbord...
Welcome to your weekend travel thread. By special request of commenter Seamus M., this week's topic is traveling with pets. How about some music to kick off the thread?...
As you prepare for whatever weekend festivities you have lined up (like perfecting your Easter Bunny themed zombie game scenario, perhaps? We don’t judge.) you may want to take a moment and peruse today’s new review. Andy has made a full assessment of the Cthulhu Invictus Companion by Chaosium, a supplement for Call of Cthulhu. […]
While it does require a couple of hours to supervise as it cooks, stock provides a great excuse to hang out around the house watching bad television -- I mean, reading, and unwinding over a weekend day. Read more
This Sunday is both Easter and 4/20. We're guessing that you are set in your ways and have your weekend priorities in order, right? Easter Sunday is a time to spend with family and friends with lots of colorful eggs. 4/20 is a time to...Show More Summary
Still need a cute idea for Easter eggs this year? Fear not! We have a few looks that are not only easy-to-do, they're actually quite stylish and fun. Find seven ideas you could do with your family this holiday weekend quickly (but not look like you did a rush-job)! READ MORE »
A repeat of a poll we did in 2011. Fill your (fantasy) Easter basket: 1. You can pick one perfume, new or old: what is it? 2. And you can have one other scented product (a candle, a body lotion, anything): what is it? 3. Your favorite candy? 4. And any random present you'd like the Easter bunny to bring you...
Bring a little retro gaming to your Easter weekend with this 16-bit classic I've been playing around with Samsung's Gamepad accessory with the Galaxy S5 this past week, and one of the Gamepad's big strengths is classic side-scrolling platform games like SEGA's Sonic CD. Show More Summary
Pour yourself a cup of Joe, settle into your favorite chair, and cozy up with my long form weekend reads. • Capital Man: Thomas Piketty is economics’ biggest sensation. He’s also the field’s fiercest critic (Chronicle of Higher Education)...Show More Summary
By Mark Esposito, Weekend Contributor Want that Sir Walter Raleigh look to entice the opposite (or even the same) sex and alleviate your morning shaving bump ritual? Well, you can avoid the shaving but your attractiveness to the object of your affections might depend more on the frequency of your biological competitor’s facial hair than […]
Here is a handy round-up of headlines from the worlds of science, health and parenting, delivered all at once to ruin, not your every waking day, but just your weekend. It's the Daddy Types Friday Freakout: Toddlers show racial bias in picking playmates, says a U of W study of in-group bias in babies. Show More Summary
I've got the grill going (Asian Steak and Watermelon and Arugula Salad over rice noodles with peanuts on top). What's on your agenda for this holiday weekend? This is an open thread, all topics welcome. [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
This lady deserves a raise. As we strap in and buckle down, what’s on the agenda for the start of the weekend? This space reserved for your ad.
Thank you for your continued support of Deadspin. The NBA playoffs start this weekend! Are you guys excited? Aaaahhh, you guys are excited. Read more...
Sony is kicking off your weekend with some deep, deep discounts on 30 different PSN titles, some PS3, some Vita, some cross-buy. Highlights includes Braid, Everyday Shooter, echochrome ii, Plants vs. Zombies, Super Stardust HD, and Tokyo Jungle. [Playstation Blog] Read more...
This Tower Records has seen better days. Photo by Amin Eshaiker via Wikimedia Remember that mall you used to go to each weekend with your friends? The one that’s now devoid of any life? Or the empty lot near your apartment that usedShow More Summary
By Doug Moore Godflesh at Irving Plaza on 4/10 (more by Greg Cristman) You've already stopped caring about work for the day. Might as well start sorting out your riff-centric weekend bands. HLD time! Let's knock out the news first.....
I was watching the Masters on TV last weekend, and I noticed for the umpteenth time that every ad during the telecast was for either a financial services company or a pill to make your wiener hard. Why is that? Is the public perception...Show More Summary