Poet Billy Collins, who reads at the Pantages Theatre on Friday, likes leaving listeners mildly disoriented.
Updated: October 29, 2013, - 03:57 PM
White is the most popular car color — but people who drive white cars already knew that because, duh, they chose a white car.
Updated: October 28, 2013, - 03:10 PM
The clock may fall back, but a winning charity could spring ahead as a result of a curious contest.
Updated: October 25, 2013, - 02:04 PM
The turtleneck sweater got a little love in the Wall Street Journal’s style pages this week, which proclaimed that there are “more ways than ever” for men to wear the knit alternative to a shirt-and-tie. But there are pros and cons.
Updated: October 25, 2013, - 09:38 AM
Frostbite Falls never had it so good. Metallica may be playing in the frigid reaches of Antarctica.
Updated: October 24, 2013, - 09:24 AM
Minneapolis voters recently received an instructional flier for the city’s first election that will use ranked-choice voting. The test ballot can’t use actual candidates’ names. So instead, it lists apples.
Updated: October 23, 2013, - 02:57 PM
One blank page in the “A” section of the New York Times makes you wonder: Mistake? Two blank pages makes you suspicious. Here's the scoop.
Updated: October 23, 2013, - 12:24 PM
A winter’s stack of firewood means warmth and security — and helps life make sense.
Updated: October 19, 2013, - 03:38 PM
Today, amid texts, tweets, snapchats and Instagrams, some people are reviving the chalkboard, using this retro means of communication to write messages that may be poignant, practical or descriptive of tonight’s pork special.
Updated: October 17, 2013, - 10:14 AM