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Pork Roast Molded in the Shape of a Pig

You can’t be sure how some people will respond to pork. I grew up with pickled pigs’ feet — a delicacy in the South — but often encounter people who think they’re disgusting. So although Consumerist reader Lee finds this roast unappealing, I have my knife and fork ready. Link -via Gizmodo

9 Things Everyone Should Know About North Dakota

Everyone gives North Dakota a hard time. Well, some people in Montana and South Dakota do. People in states farther away can’t name a single thing about it. But we should all give this place more respect. It might be cold, it might have long and tedious roads, and it might not even be a [...]

Light shed on South Pole dog-sized dinosaurs

Small dinosaurs that lived near the south pole were able to survive through months of darkness. Scientists attempting to unravel their secrets were su…

Embarrassing Billboard Typo

A billboard bragging about the schools in South Bend, Indiana was erected without anyone noticing a certain misspelled word, until Lee MacMillan took a picture and posted it on Facebook. Responsibility for the spelling error has been claimed by the Blue Waters Group. The company does work for the city of South Bend’s redevelopment commission to [...]

On The Road: 5 Great Stops Between New Orleans & Dallas

West along I-10, northwest on I-49 and west again along I-20 will take you from the port of New Orleans to the eighth-largest city in our nation, Dallas, Texas. As our On The Road series continues, we look at some engaging, educational and interesting stops along this southern corridor to the west. 1. Where Cultures Coexist Located [...]