Nobody Believes Recently Deceased Georgian Woman Lived for a…

The purported oldest woman in the world has died and the only question anyone seems capable of asking is, "Yeah, but was she really 132? That seems made up." Antisa Khvichava, hailing from Georgia (as in, the country of) claimed to have been born on July 8, 1880, which would mean that she was 31-years-old when the … » 10/10/12 10:40am 10/10/12 10:40am

How to tell you're an American even when you're not talking too loud or…

Plenty of times I've wanted to hide my US passport when I'm traveling around the globe. There was that year W won the election and the whole city of Stockholm had to know why I elected him. And as global anti-American sentiment has raged on, I frequently want to make like those dudes on the subway who slip their porn… » 12/07/06 1:30pm 12/07/06 1:30pm