According to science, a chocolate milk shower might be better for the team.
How does chocolate milk stack up as a sports drink?
The rent is too damn high! But also, the incomes are too damn low.
The temperature measured by NASA satellites in Eastern Antarctica c. August 2010, in degrees Farenheit (-93.2 Celsius).
It’s the coldest temperature on Earth in recorded history.
The week’s best editorial cartoons
There have been several HIV scares when I had to make those phone calls and figure out for myself how close I was to patient zero. There are no groups within porn protecting performers; it’s always been up to performers to keep track of their scene partners, to check tests for themselves, and to make those phone calls no one wants to make. —
Porn star Aurora Snow
How the porn industry is putting its performers - and finances - at risk
You know how guitar pedals make your axe sound like a human voice saying “wah wah yeah yeah”?
There’s some pretty cool science behind it.
Nelson Mandela’s memorial, in pictures
As a film critic, I’ve seen nearly 4,000 movies over the last 15 years. Right now, I can’t think of one worse than Movie 43. —
Elizabeth Weitzman at the New York Daily News.
The 10 worst-reviewed movies of 2013
Good news! U.S. households are wealthier than ever!
Bad news: Not everyone is sharing in the wealth.
Pad kid poured curd pulled cod. — The twistiest tongue twister that ever twisted—according to science.
Soineya — In Japan, the name for the “pay-per-snuggle” touch therapy shop where you can cuddle and nap with a young woman. For $80 an hour.