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Buffett Didn't Go Far Enough

Buffett Didn't Go Far Enough

Mark Gongloff  04.16.2012
Scientists still aren't sure if they accidentally found evidence of life on Mars 36 years ago, but they are sure you need to know seven...
Confederacy Of Dunces

Confederacy Of Dunces

Mark Gongloff  04.16.2012
Four hundred miles without a word until you smile, four hundred miles on fields of fire. Less confusingly, there are only seven and a half...
Too Big To Succeed

Too Big To Succeed

Mark Gongloff  04.12.2012
North Korea's failed missile launch is expected to generate more than one million male sexual-performance jokes, but there are only seven...
Why Is This Man Smiling?

Why Is This Man Smiling?

Mark Gongloff  04.11.2012
The betting odds are 4-to-1 that Facebook will buy Foursquare next, but the odds are even better that you will need to know these seven...
Subprime Credit Comeback

Subprime Credit Comeback

Mark Gongloff  04.11.2012
Ozzie Guillen wishes he'd known that people in Miami are not exactly giant fans of Fidel Castro. Here are the seven and a half things you...
Most Hated Man In America

Most Hated Man In America

Mark Gongloff  04. 9.2012
Two things you don't really need to know are that Axl Rose and Lana Del Ray are now a thing that is happening, as are Kim and Kanye. There...
Companies Feel Your Pain, Sort Of

Companies Feel Your Pain, Sort Of

Mark Gongloff  04. 9.2012
Though you cannot roll each one of them up and smoke them, you still need to know seven and a half things each day, and here they are: Thing...
Why One Law Headed To Obama's Desk Is A Holiday For Fraudsters

Why One Law Headed To Obama's Desk Is A Holiday For Fraudsters

Mark Gongloff  04. 4.2012
This will be the last Seven And A Half Things for this week, so today's seven and a half things are going to have to last you for two days....
Break Up The Banks!

Break Up The Banks!

Mark Gongloff  04. 3.2012
You may not be able to believe your Body Mass Index, but you better believe there are seven and a half things you need to know each day....
It's The Housing, Stupid

It's The Housing, Stupid

Mark Gongloff  04. 3.2012
Scientists aren't sure, but some think earth may have more than one moon. One thing that is sure is that you need to know seven and a half...
Not So Golden Years

Not So Golden Years

Mark Gongloff  04. 2.2012
An asteroid just missed Earth yesterday by 143,000 miles, meaning you still need to know seven and a half things today that do not involve...
Apple Products: Now With 10 Percent Less Guilt

Apple Products: Now With 10 Percent Less Guilt

Mark Gongloff  03.29.2012
The odds of you winning tonight's $540 million Mega Millions jackpot are 175 million to one, but there are only seven and a half things...
Setting You Free From Health Care

Setting You Free From Health Care

Mark Gongloff  03.28.2012
There could be billions of earth-like planets in the galaxy, but there are only seven and a half things you need to know each day. Here...
Who Knew?

Who Knew?

Mark Gongloff  03.28.2012
James Cameron had to go 35,756 feet underwater to film this video, but you only have to know seven and a half things each day to be fully...