Opera-singing parrot missing in NYC

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Maybe he's flying to Lincoln Center for his big chance. A parrot with a "huge vocabulary" who "loves to sing opera" has flown the coop and his heartbroken more…

'Lost' Disney cartoon discovered in UK

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Reuters) – A lost Walt Disney cartoon that pre-dated Mickey Mouse has been discovered in a British film archive and will be offered for auction in Los Angeles more…

Dunder Mifflin paper actually for sale

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Consider it a practical holiday present for the devoted fan of The Office. Quill.com, a subsidiary of Staples, is now selling Dunder Mifflin copy paper. Stock up now more…

Amazing bugs and reptiles

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Photographer Igor Siwanowicz uses a macro lens to get up-close and personal with a host of weird and wonderful-looking wildlife in his latest work. He says he is more…

Parents using Google to name children

by -NO AUTHOR- -- The growing trend for "Googling" a baby's potential name is happening around the world as parents try and avoid names which bring up an undesirable search result. Other more…

Survey: Americans keep getting fatter

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Americans are getting fatter and accepting their fatness in record numbers, according to a new poll. Compared with 1990, Americans on average are 20 pounds (nine kilograms) heavier more…