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GOP Effort to Control Trump Is the Embodiment of the Fable "The Scorpion and the Frog"

Murray Forseter | Posted 06.09.2016 | Politics
Murray Forseter

As they try to come to terms with the outrageous, bigoted, xenophobic, misogynistic, unconstitutional ravings of their presumptive presidential candid...

Your Jaw Will Drop Watching This Kid Score A 'Scorpion' Goal

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 05.05.2016 | Sports

Fretting over Brazil's soccer future? Some acrobatic -- and entertaining -- help could be on the way. In a video posted Thursday, Thomas Luciano of Br...

I Am A Killer of Scorpions

Rebecca Smith Masterson | Posted 11.20.2016 | Divorce
Rebecca Smith Masterson

I've been unmarried for several months now, and this scorpion was the most legitimate post-divorce test I'd been faced with to date. This scorpion in my house was my post-divorce final exam.

CBS Loves Geniuses

Rick Rosner | Posted 07.15.2016 | Entertainment
Rick Rosner

CBS has more shows about geniuses than any other network ever -- forensic and detective shows, threat-of-the-week shows, The Big Bang Theory -- at least a dozen programs, dwarfing the number of CBS shows about idiots (Big Brother).

The Crocodile and the Scorpion

Reese Schonfeld | Posted 02.14.2015 | Politics
Reese Schonfeld

As to who played the scorpion and who played the crocodile, I'd give the first title "Scorpion" to Dick Cheney and share the second, "Crocodile" between Bush Jr. and Obama. Cheney injected the venom and Bush and Obama have been drowning in it ever since.

Maureen Ryan

Your Guide To The New Fall Dramas | Maureen Ryan | Posted 09.18.2014 | Entertainment

The vast majority of new dramas on the broadcast networks this fall aren't flat-out terrible. Most of them display a certain competence when it comes ...

7 Best New Fall TV Shows for Teens and Families

Common Sense Media | Posted 10.28.2014 | Parents
Common Sense Media

We've sifted through this fall's new stuff for titles that could work for families, plus some classic shows that offer fun watch-together experiences. And remember, there are plenty of family-friendly shows available through streaming services such as Netflix and Amazon.

US Company MacGyvers a New Military Jet

Steve Tupper | Posted 02.22.2014 | Technology
Steve Tupper

Imagine secret agent Angus MacGyver with access to the technology of a Fortune 500 aerospace enterprise. But, this time, he's not fighting bad guys. He's facing a challenge that would intimidate even James Bond. He's doing battle with budget.

LOOK: 'Glow-In-The-Dark' Scorpion Is Out Of This World

Posted 08.06.2013 | Green

This remarkable snapshot captures a "glow-in-the-dark" scorpion contrasting beautifully, bizarrely against the dark of the desert behind it. The im...

Scorpion Armor May Inspire Super-Resistant Materials

The Huffington Post | Travis Korte | Posted 01.25.2012 | Science

A super-hard ridge pattern inspired by scorpions takes the sting out of erosion in a new paper published in the American Chemical Society journal, Lan...

PHOTOS: 10 Bugs That Will Ruin Your Summer Vacation

Amy Stewart | Posted 07.19.2011 | Books
Amy Stewart

Last year, some friends asked me to come spend a week with them at their new home in Mexico. "There's just one thing," they told me. "We don't have any furniture in the guest room yet, so you'll be on an air mattress. You don't mind, do you?"

PHOTOS: HALLOWEEN ART: Most Virtuosic Pumpkin-Carving

Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

Some artists will forever be associated with certain holidays. Christmas? Charles Dickens. Bastille Day? Jacques-Louis David. Independence Day? Will S...

Will Jacob Zuma's South Africa Be Democracy's Shame?

Andrew Belonsky | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Andrew Belonsky

Jacob Zuma's commitment to communism, apparent disdain for free press and alleged meddling in the justice system are enough to raise the hairs on anyone who believes in open, transparent liberal democracy.