16 Shipwrecks Where Women And Children Didn't Do So Well

You know how when a ship sinks, women and children are supposed to escape first? Well, a Swedish study of 18 shipwrecks, published this week, found that men often fared as well as, if not better than, women (it was harder to study children), with a 10-percent better survival rate than the "sea-fairer" sex. And you thought chivalry died recently.

Asher Klein • 5 years ago

Reddit Goes To The Olympics (sort of)

There's been a big problem at the 2012 Olympics with empty seats at sold out events. It took just 24 hours for some redditors to photoshop dozens of memes into the empty seats around the soldiers.

Asher Klein • 5 years ago

24 Classic Games That Aren't Yet "___ With Friends"

This weekend I got so addicted to Scramble, the Boggle remake from Zynga, maker of Words with Friends and FarmVille. The company's stock keeps falling, though, probably because everyone gets sick of their games after no more than 3 or 4 months. Luckily, there are a lot of games left for Zynga to make another dollar from.

Asher Klein • 5 years ago

The Best Tweets From Saturday's Smurfy Baseball Game

Somebody seriously screwed up a TV feed of tonight's Nationals-Brewers game, turning the players' skins blue. Naturally, this delighted Twitter. Ironically, the Nats were wearing a funny-colored throwback jersey already.

Asher Klein • 5 years ago