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Nora Ephron: “I Hate My Purse”

Nora Ephron's bestselling books and screenplays include "When Harry Met Sally," "Sleepless in… >>

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12 Smart Jokes That Make You Sound Like a Genius

Do you long to be the funniest pompous twit in the room? Memorize these! >>

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What If Mozart Was Your Life Coach?

Born on January 27, 1756, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart was a child prodigy who later became a cultural… >>

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Funny Gag Gifts for the Whole Family

Our humor editor weighs in with his ridiculous holiday gift guide. >>

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A Sports Writer’s Guide to Buying a Team Jersey

The biggest commitment a fan can make is buying a uniform. So how do you make an important choice… >>

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5 Epic Tech Fails

Yep: These dumb things really happened thanks to “smart” devices. >>

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5 Weird Corporate-Speak Phrases You Might Actually Use

So "tech speak" from the '90s is finally entering our everyday vocabulary. >>

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Funny: What’s the Best Seat at the Thanksgiving Table?

Seating arrangements can be tricky but the choice chair depends on the table shape. Game on! >>

This Holiday Season, Spread a Little Awkwardness
This Holiday Season, Spread a Little Awkwardness

Do you have bad holiday photos lying around that will never make the family album? If so, dig out… >>

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… >>

The Suite Life—For Dogs
The Suite Life—For Dogs

I had just about gotten used to the term “doggie day care” as a euphemism for “kennel” when… >>

The Science of the Slinky
The Science of the Slinky

I'll be the first to admit I did poorly in high school physics. But regardless of my utter lack of… >>

The Scaredy-Pants Handbook
The Scaredy-Pants Handbook

Are you one of those people who, as you walk along a city street, stare toward the skies convinced… >>

The Oval Office Effect: How Stress Ages Presidents
The Oval Office Effect: How Stress Ages Presidents

As Barack Obama embarks on another four years in what is arguably the toughest job on the planet… >>

The Lolcat’s Meow
The Lolcat’s Meow

Next month, the Internet phenomena of adorable cats doing painfully cute things—like fitting… >>

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The Greasiest Bites at the State Fair

Everyone knows the food is one of the most outrageous parts of the local county or state… >>

The Funniest Fight Ever
The Funniest Fight Ever

Some guy was on his cell leaving a voicemail for his boss when he noticed a traffic accident. The… >>

The Fiscal Cliff Explained... with LEGO Bricks
The Fiscal Cliff Explained… with LEGO Bricks

When explaining complex issues, it's important to not get mired in the details. And what better way… >>

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The Coolest Websites of 2012 (So Far)

I know what you're thinking: already? But really, why wait? Take the destroy-after-reading site… >>

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… >>