Laughs & Humor

Most Quotable Oscar Quotes From the Past 20 Years
Most Quotable Oscar Quotes From the Past 20 Years

At the Academy Awards, sometimes the best (and funniest) lines didn't appear in the films. >>

5 Funny Words You Use That Were Made Up by Presidents
5 Funny Words You Use That Were Made Up by Presidents

Turns out our leaders have quite the lexicons. Find out which presidents’ choice words have stuck… >>

Well, This Is Awkward...
Well, This Is Awkward…

Cartoonist Jessica Hagy presents a comprehensive guide to awkward moments. >>

Funny: These 7 Dumb Criminals Basically Arrested Themselves
Funny: These 7 Dumb Criminals Basically Arrested Themselves

"And I've got the right to remain silent!" >>

8 Classic Movie Rivalries in a Single Cartoon
8 Classic Movie Rivalries in a Single Cartoon

Great Showdowns: The Return features iconic confrontations of cinema, as captured by illustrator… >>

Which Country Was Basically Founded by Teenagers?
Which Country Was Basically Founded by Teenagers?

Don’t let the powdered wigs fool you. When the Declaration of Independence was signed, America's… >>

Wil Wheaton: Why It's Great to Be a Nerd
Wil Wheaton: Why It’s Great to Be a Nerd

An expectant mother at a comics convention asked a Star Trek actor to tell her unborn daughter why… >>

A Funny Look at America, Using LEGO Minifigs
A Funny Look at America, Using LEGO Minifigs

In his book 50 States of Lego, photographer Jeff Friesen takes a comical yet artful look at the… >>

Should Kids Have Cell Phones?
Should Kids Have Cell Phones?

In a rant, Louis CK said smartphones are ruining people’s abilities to experience their own… >>

7 Cats With Better Jobs Than You
7 Cats With Better Jobs Than You

A brief look at the myriad meowfices held by felines throughout history. >>

How to Write a TV Show: Secrets from <i>Seinfeld</i>
How to Write a TV Show: Secrets from Seinfeld

The man who gave the world "yada, yada, yada" and "shrinkage" gives you an inside look at writing… >>

How to Rock a Weird Beard and Other Funny Facial Hair Styles
How to Rock a Weird Beard and Other Funny Facial Hair Styles

Photographer Greg Anderson captured this first-rate facial fur at the 2013 National Beard and… >>

What If Mozart Was Your Life Coach?
What If Mozart Was Your Life Coach?

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

Funny: What's the Best Seat at the Thanksgiving Table?
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! >>

The Worst (But Funniest) Way to Kill a Spider
The Worst (But Funniest) Way to Kill a Spider

The real Spider-Man is on the job. (Photo from gawker.com) In our household, my wife’s job is… >>

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 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 Coolest Websites of 2012 (So Far)
The Coolest Websites of 2012 (So Far)

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