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A Wedding in a Hospital

Stories about weddings conducted in hospitals are not rare; typically, however, they involve terminally ill patients. This one is different because the bride is a pediatric neurosurgeon who wanted to include her patients in the ceremony. At the reception near the tiny hospital chapel where the vows were spoken, the couple greeted small patients, some hitched [...]

Our Most Popular Stories Since September 14th

Since my daughter Katherine was born on September 14th, I haven’t been obsessively refreshing mentalfloss.com, and we haven’t been posting The Week’s Most Popular Stories. But now that paternity leave is behind me, here’s what I missed: 1. 10 Ways to Game Up Your Home, by Miss Cellania * 2. The Surprising Voices Behind Cartoon Characters, by Ethan [...]

Disabled Couple

True Love Stories Disabled Couple – She has no legs, he has no arms. But they are happy together and live a usual life of people who love each other. The man does everything around the house using his legs.

"Steampunk" Anthology Reviewed, in All Its Brass Glory

SF SITE UPDATE: This week over at SF.DRB site: “Steampunk” Anthology reviewed, story-by-story -> Avi Abrams reviews stories by Ted Chiang, Joe R. Lansdale, Paul Di Filippo, etc. included in the “Steampunk” anthology, edited by Ann and Jeff VanderMeer - “…It is one heck of a ride, and it has everything a dime novel should have – mystery, [...]