If you ever need to rebut a study whose conclusion you don't like, just follow this simple flowchart.
How does the meth industry in the AMC drama compare to the real one?
For over two years, many Congressional websites featured a hidden Flight of the Conchords Easter egg. This is the story of how that came to be.
The Battle of Smallville took a huge economic and human toll on Metropolis.
The first three seasons satirized war profiteering. This time around, the housing crisis is the target.
This is just a very good way to spend millions of dollars.
A visit to Puerto Rico, big spending cuts and better trade relations with Brunei Darussalam all make the laundry list of decidedly odd accomplishments touted in the 2012 Democratic party platform.
Today, xkcd had some fun at the expense of our less formal Senators: This made me wonder - what do Senators actually tweet about? So I wrote a Python script to scrape every Senate's last 20 tweets so I could analyze them. Here are the most commonly used words, filtering out both common words like "and" or "the" and URL contents like "http" and "www".