Martin Perl, who won a Nobel Prize in Physics in 1995 for his discovery of a subatomic particle, the tau lepton, died on September 30 at the age of 87. Perl was committed to exploring the path not...
It's not proper behavior, and you won't see it condoned in any etiquette manual, but when you're confident you're right and have a real zinger in mind, hurling an insult is quite satisfying and...
Bob Crewe, a songwriter behind Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons' biggest successes and hits for many other groups, died on September 11, 2014 at the age of 82. Crewe was a master of the musical hook,...
Data scientist Matt Daniels recently examined the vocabulary of several rap artists' lyrical output and found them to be quite extensive, rivaling in size the vocabularies of some of the greatest...
We all experience growing pains when we're in new environments, whether it is a new school or a new job. Sometimes our personal inexperience is to blame, but other times the situation itself is new...
Joan Rivers died on September 4th, 2014 at the age of 81. A pioneering female comic, Rivers' personal story is one of comeback after comeback, resulting in over five decades in comedy. She was always...
Sometimes, everything's working well. You look good, you're walking tall, with confidence, sure of every step . All seems right with the world, and you think you could handle anything that might go...
Let's face it: there are going to be times when things seem too vague, or too complicated, to even start to talk about them. The times when "confusion" doesn't paint an accurate picture. This list is...