Watch This Little Baby Age 14 Years in 4 Minutes

Nothing is quite so paradoxically intimate and alien as the aging process. We are ourselves—we know that—but which self are we? I know that when I am 75 I will still be Lindy, but even now, at 32, the "me" I see in my head is a chimera: my 16-year-old body, my 26-year-old energy, my 9-year-old confidence, the… » 4/14/14 3:30pm 4/14/14 3:30pm

Texas Woman Births Two Sets of Identical Twin Boys

Tress Montalvo of Houston gave birth to two sets of identical twins. They're all boys. That's a lot of little boys. The odds of birthing two sets of identical twins? One-in-70 million. Usually in cases of multiple births, fertility drugs are involved; that's not the case here. Besides, fertility drugs yield… » 2/20/13 10:00am 2/20/13 10:00am

Woman Finds Letter Allegedly from Chinese Laborer Tucked Inside Her…

In a story so powerfully on-the-nose that it stinks of urban legend ("Help! Being held prisoner in a fortune cookie factory!"), an Oregon woman opened a package of Halloween decorations to find a desperate letter from a Chinese laborer. The letter (which, so far, has been neither verified nor debunked) begins: » 12/28/12 7:50pm 12/28/12 7:50pm

"Its Pretty Fucking Hard To Question What Your Head Tells You Is Wisdom"

There are people whose craziness could be solved with a little ADD, and then there are people whose craziness is more on par with cutting an ear off and sending it in an envelope return-addressed GREENDALE SCHOOL to girls that dis them. And then there is this guy, who is a whole nother level of crazy you could… » 10/23/07 6:30pm 10/23/07 6:30pm