| Apr 1, 2013
| 4:32 PM
The White House pranked viewers on its official YouTube page by subbing Kid President in for President Obama in an April Fool's Day video....
| Apr 1, 2013
| 9:33 PM
April Fools' day is coming to a close for the year, and we've rounded up the year's best pranks. Did any of these trick you, and which ones did we miss?...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 6:12 PM
With barely any competition and TV ratings almost matching last year's historic lows, Bruce Bochy and Major League Baseball reaped what they sowed.
In a low-scoring and boring contest, who wouldn't have wanted to see a Mariano Rivera vs. Yasiel Puig...
| Aug 29, 2013
| 6:18 AM
Is there any other way to think of the Comedy Central special that comedian Kristen Schaal delivered last spring? It appeared on April Fool's Day at midnight, a dead giveaway of its intentions (and probably the lamest thing about it)....
| May 28, 2013
Tuesday, May 28 Hope you had a fabulous Memorial Day weekend! Of course, having yesterday off makes today feel like a Monday... We had perfect weather for all of the Memorial Day remembrance events. It's so important to take a moment and honor those who...
| Apr 4, 2013
| 5:41 PM
Trout fishing opened in the 18-county Southeast Region of Pennsylvania last Saturday, and opens statewide on Saturday, April 13. Trout fishing opened in New York on April Fool's Day – no joke – and opens in New Jersey Saturday.
| Apr 6, 2013
| 3:37 PM
I don't know the history of April Fools' Day but this past week it was directly the day after Easter. That says something to me. The Bible says, "The fool has said in his heart there is no God."
What makes someone a fool? One definition would be that an...
| Mar 18, 2013
| 10:07 PM
February is history, but from following rocketry since 1993, more history just may be in the making from the shock rings from that huge meteor that hit Russia in the middle of February. Breaking some 1,300 windows, that rock broke a law of the earth like...
| May 17, 2013
| 8:14 PM
In third grade, right before lunch, a teacher let Persis William-Mensah and the rest of the class out early. The kids found out they were going for a little exercise.
William-Mensah remembers how she and the rest of her classmates lined up against a...
| May 7, 2013
Dear Amy: I got married (for the first time) three years ago. My husband and I are both in our 40s and are well matched, happily childless and happily married. We bought a house and both have good jobs.
I recently wondered, "What do I have to look...
| Apr 7, 2013
| 7:26 PM
News of Samoa Air charging passengers by the pound, rather than by the seat, came so suddenly that some people thought it was an April Fools' Day joke. Not only was the announcement no joke — the airline hadn't retracted it by press time —...
| Apr 8, 2013
| 9:43 AM
Like the swallows to Capistrano, the hummingbirds with their showy throats, the (ugh) starlings and doves, the snowbirds are heading north.
Our small section of Green Valley, AZ, is emptying out as folks from South Dakota, British Colombia, Minnesota,...