Funny Stuff

Beardo: The Weirdest Product of the Year?
Beardo: The Weirdest Product of the Year?

Part of my job as assistant to Reader's Digest editor-in-chief Liz Vaccariello is to search the… >>

The Best (and Worst) Products from Trader Joe’s
The Best (and Worst) Products from Trader Joe’s

Nathan and Sonia Rodgers love Trader Joe’s, the quirky grocery chain now found in 31 states. (Who… >>

buffalo chicken cupcakes
Cupcake Ideas So Crazy Only a Mad Genius Could Invent Them

Stefani Pollack, the creative cook behind the "fun, experimental" blog The Cupcake Project, thinks… >>

Weird Science: 'Ig Nobel' and Hilarious
Weird Science: ‘Ig Nobel’ and Hilarious

Science is serious stuff. Except when it isn’t. Marc Abrahams and his annual "Ig Nobel Prizes"… >>

Inside the Comic Mind
Inside the Comic Mind

One of the roughest years of my life was the day I took to the stage to perform a comedy… >>

The Sweet (Rockin') Sound of American English
The Sweet (Rockin’) Sound of American English

It's a question I've often pondered when hearing foreigners talk in an unfamiliar tongue: What does… >>

Strange Views: Caught in Google's All-Seeing Eye
Strange Views: Caught in Google’s All-Seeing Eye

This is spooky...and fascinating: Design magazine Demilked recently featured Canadian artist Jon… >>

Digging (and Deconstructing) Dagwood
Digging (and Deconstructing) Dagwood

Even casual comic strip fans will enjoy The Comics Curmudgeon, Josh Fruhlinger's brilliant daily… >>

Lonely Rover Seeks Companion (Pref. Not A Rock)
Lonely Rover Seeks Companion (Pref. Not A Rock)

Life seems easy for NASA's Curiosity Rover. After landing on Mars on August 6, 2012, it… >>

Lowbrow Goes Highbrow in 'Fake Criterions'
Lowbrow Goes Highbrow in ‘Fake Criterions’

Most movie dorks are doubtless quite familiar with The Criterion Collection, "a continuing series… >>