This Arctic Explorer Was One Tent Pole Away from Death. An excerpt from Colin O'Brady's new book. (via Damn Interesting)
Triumph the Insult Comic Dog visits the world's greatest deliberative body.
What is going on with America’s boys? Journalist Peggy Orenstein crisscrossed the country talking to them about masculinity, women, and sex.
There's an easy solution to the fast food labor shortage. Too bad they won't try it.
I Died Today. By, Duke Roberts. In case you missed it the first time around, grab a hankie. (via Nag on the Lake)
Why Parents are Still Clamoring for a Safe Co-Sleeper. (via Digg)
Watch a new kid every time. Each has a different strategy.
The History of Wives Replacing Their Dead Husbands in Congress.
A blast from the past (2007): Ten Reasons why Teddy Roosevelt is the Coolest President Ever.