Wednesday May 15
Grab a Bite: Colonel Hart's: A true neighborhood hangout
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Mass. construction workers find long-missing statue
Construction workers digging the foundation of a new building in Salem, Mass., found a large statue of St.
Sex in Aladdin : Anatomy of a Rumor
This article by Lisa Bannon, which appeared in the Wall Street Journal on October 24, 1995, tells the story of how a significant rumor was born.
4 Financial Myths That Can Hurt You
From the Loch Ness Monster to the latest urban legend, some myths persist even when people ought to know they aren't true.
The Austin Chronicle
Mr. Smarty Pants Knows
Recent research suggests that Ernest Hemingway never wrote the six-word story, "For sale: baby shoes, never worn." It's more likely this urban legend of an alleged story was based on a 1921 newspaper column by Roy K. Moulton, who printed a brief note he attributed to someone named Jerry: "Baby carriage for sale, never used." In 1875, Louis Prang ... (more)
Jericho wins Best Actor in Newport film fest
MANILA Jericho Rosales won the Best Actor award at the recently concluded Newport Beach Film Festival for his performance in the indie movie "Alagwa." In his official Twitter account on Saturday, the Kapamilya actor was quick to share the good news to his thousands of followers.
Jericho brings 'Alagwa' to Newport Beach
NEWPORT BEACH, California Jericho Rosales is back at the prestigious Newport Beach Film Festival, where his independent film career took off with a Best Actor award in 2011.
Arctic pyramids and Cold War Gothic
There's a fine piece of Cold War Gothic embedded within Brian Phillips' splendid article on the Ititarod .
The snack that won't die: Twinkies will return
Remember the urban legend that said Hostess Twinkies had an indefinite shelf life? While that myth has been busted , it appears the spongy snack food simply refuses to give up its place in the American culinary pantheon.
Victim of Online Child Predator: "I was Tortured, Raped & Brutally Beaten"
This week local child advocates and law enforcement officers are undergoing extensive training in College Station on caring for victims of violent crimes.
Enter To Win An Image Horror DVD Prize Pack From ShockYa
Horror/thriller "The Wicked," directed by Peter Winther and starring Devon Werkheiser, Justin Deely, Nicole Forester and Cassie Keller, is coming out on DVD and Digital Download April 30.