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5 Questions: No Hope or Charity

You’ve gotta have faith for Tuesday’s mentalfloss.com 5 Questions quiz: No Hope or Charity

The Missing Links: Cooking Up An Internet Frenzy

Bad News: You Cut Your Finger. Good News: That Might Have Been Your First Step Toward Saving A Life. This kit is one of the most brilliant ideas I’ve seen in a while. The simplicity is remarkable and makes it shockingly easy to find out if you’re a potential hero to someone in need. * The Viral Recipe: [...]

Alan Moore Stops Griping And Starts Making Movies

Alan Moore is known as much for his writing as for his grouchy disposition, and generally hates the Hollywood treatments his works have received so far, which is why I think making his own movies is a brilliant idea! Alan is working with his friend Mitch Jenkins on “a multi-layered, multi-episode narrative created by Moore and [...]

The Missing Links: This Whole Summer Thing Is A Bit Much

Knowing How A Magician Pulls Off A Trick Ruins the Show. Right? According to the author of a new book that gives away a lot of illusionist secrets: “Magic is a science as well as an art, and in science, knowledge serves only to deepen the mystery. Each new find opens vistas on an unchartered territory at [...]

Batman For a Day: 7-Year-Old Cancer Patient’s Wish Came True

If you’ve lost all faith in humanity, read this fantastic story about the Police and Fire Departments of Arlington, Texas, coming together to make a 7-year-old boy’s dream come true: Hit play or go to Link [...]

Toy Story Tattoo

Sheriff Woody Pride in Toy Story had Andy’s name inscribed on his boot. The owner of this tattoo reports that it hurt a lot to get this imitation. But at least he has the satisfaction of publicly affirming his love for Toy Story wherever he goes. Link -via Faith J | Photo: Rob

Religious Icon Macrame Art

St. Nicholas the Miracle-Maker by Denshchikov Vladimir (Images: Art Hit Gallery) This ain’t your grandma’s macrame! Ukrainian artist Vladimir Denshchikov turned the knotting craft into epic works of religious art: Only the faces and [...]

Would You Try Clam Chowder Doritos?

Personally, I love clam chowder and I like to try new things, so although I don’t have much faith in the flavor of Clam Chowder Doritos, I would still give them a shot. Surprisingly though, they actually are described as being pretty tasty and actually tasting like clam chowder. So, I ask again, would you try [...]

11 NaNoWriMo Books That Have Been Published

It’s November, of course, and while that means turkey, football and marathon shopping for some, it’s a month of being hunched over at a laptop slurping cup after cup of caffeine for others. Yep – it’s NaNoWriMo, AKA National Novel Writing Month. People who are crazy ambitious enough to accept the challenge aim to write 50,000 [...]

The Feast of St. Lawrence

Today is the feast day of St. Lawrence, who tradition says was martyred by being roasted alive. He supposedly even made a joke about it: “Turn me over, this side is done.” St. Lawrence is now the patron saint of cooks, which may be a nod to his famous sense of humor. What will Catholics eat [...]