Abraham Lincoln was the 16th president of the U.S., and Illinois is the 16th state to legalize same-sex marriage. Lincoln is from Illinois. Coincidence? We think not.
Welcome to the District: A freshman member of congress got mugged in D.C.’s Capitol Hill neighborhood.
Adam Levine is People’s sexiest man alive. We showed up on the list, too—our rank was 3,323,212th.
"Father of the internet" Vent Cerf says that “privacy may actually be an anomaly,” historically speaking.
The New York Times thinks it can replace Nate Silver internally. Good luck, David Leonhardt.
Just for funsies, here’s a clip from Rob Ford’s ill-fated TV show, Ford Nation, nixed after just one episode. I guess his television career…slipped through the cracks.
The show got cancelled because he was so terrible at TV that it took forever to film and edit the thing—and as a result, the production costs were too insane to keep going. That’s despite the record ratings.
Dave Holmes isn’t sure what happened to Jesse Camp, but I’m sure glad he wrote about his life as an MTV VJ for New York magazine, because it reminded me how terrible Jesse’s music was. Dave shoulda won. (thanks laughterkey)