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5 Terrifyingly Treacherous Hosts In Literature

James Heffernan | Posted 05.27.2014 | Books
James Heffernan

Macbeth is surely one of the worst hosts ever dreamed up by a playwright, but he has plenty of company in literature as a whole.

TREASURE HUNT: Deep-Sea Artifacts Worth $10,000 Hidden In NYC

Posted 05.17.2013 | New York

Arrrrr you a good treasure hunter? Get your pirate booty in gear; a three-day, free-of-charge, public treasure hunt starts in New York City on May ...

Everybody Say 'OPA!'

Alex Pattakos | Posted 07.17.2013 | Healthy Living
Alex Pattakos

The notion of the "good life" can be viewed as the human quest for meaning, a formidable challenge that involves both making a living and making a life that really matters, that has significance.

18 Ancient 'Odyssey' Mosaics Stolen In Syria

Agence France Presse | | Posted 04.19.2013 | World

At least 18 ancient mosaics depicting scenes from Homer's "The Odyssey" have been stolen in northern Syria, the culture minister was quoted as saying ...

9 Gorgeous 'Odyssey' Illustrations

Posted 08.30.2012 | Books

Homer's illustrious language may bring scenes from his epic poem, "The Odyssey," to life, but looking at art inspired by the story is still a fun extr...

Why Was It So Hard To Say Goodbye To A Car?

Holly Robinson | Posted 01.01.2012 | Women
Holly Robinson

Yes, I know it sounds stupid, but I cried all afternoon over selling a car. There I stood, weeping as if someone had just dumped my new Porsche into a river.

Tips for NASA: Houston, You Have a Problem

John Bobey | Posted 07.26.2011 | Comedy
John Bobey

You shot yourself in the foot by calling them Space Shuttles. "Shuttles" don't boldly go where no man has gone before, they go to Chicago, and occasionally bring you from Parking Lot T to the front entrance of the State Fair.

Holiday Travel Anxiety?

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Travel anxiety: it ranges from being uptight about missing the plane, to being terrified of flying, from being annoyed by security checks to abhorring...

Penguin UK In 'Conversation' With Agent Andrew Wylie Over Odyssey Titles

The Bookseller | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Penguin has confirmed that it is negotiating with agent Andrew Wylie over books that have been included in the agent's digital offshoot Odyssey Editio...

When Titans Collide

Matt Stewart | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Matt Stewart

Two publishing industry titans smashed into each other last week, and it couldn't have come sooner.

Andrew Wylie eBooks: The Literary Agent Will Publish Updike, Bellow, Roth And Others Through Amazon

AP | HILLEL ITALIE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

NEW YORK — It's war between Random House Inc. and a top literacy agency. Random House, the country's leading trade publisher, announced Thursda...

Obama's Asian odyssey

The Independent | Independent | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Barack Obama's first visit to Asia as President will feature a familiar array of weighty topics: North Korea and its nuclear threat; climate change; a...

Singing Of The GOP Sirens, Joe... Joe... Joe...

Mary Ann West | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Mary Ann West

As an Epic Fail saga, Joe Lieberman is basking in the fading limelight that is diminishing with time. What will he come up with next to flip those who used to support him as he continues this mad journey?

7 Books We Lost to History That Would Have Changed the World

cracked.com | Jacopo della Quercia | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

The vast majority of the knowledge humans have assembled over the centuries, has been lost. The world's geniuses either kept their revelations to them...

2010 Honda Odyssey Gets Fresh Hues, Little Else New

The Car Connection | CarConnection | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Read More: Odyssey, Home News

The 2010 Honda Odyssey goes on sale today, and there aren't many changes to report. A host of new colors are the biggest news for the Odyssey in ...

"Sing to Me of The Man..."

Lapham's Quarterly | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Lapham's Quarterly

With the swimming competition of the Beijing Olympics completed, the game of finding an athlete comparable to 14-time gold medalist can begin.

Is Your Car's Interior Killing You?

Steve Parker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Steve Parker

Ever wondered about that dreary film which builds-up inside the windshield of your car or truck? Not outside, which can be taken care of easily enough; inside.