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Craigslist Killer, Philip Markoff, Commits Suicide in Jail

nbsp;The famous Craigslist killer, Philip Markoff, was awaiting his trial since being arrested for murders last year in April. Today the Boston Jail Officials announced that Philip Markoff has committed suicide inside the cell of his jail. The circumstances of the suicide have not been made public...

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'Craigslist Killer' Philip Markoff Indicted for Murder

Philip Markoff, the 23-year-old medical student who allegedly killed a masseuse he met on Craigslist, has been indicted and will be arraigned tomorrow morning in Suffolk Superior Court. Markoff has been charged in the April 14 killing of 26-year-old Julissa Brisman, a masseuse who advertised on...

Oprah Surprises Audience With Her Favorite Things From 2010

Oprah Surprises Audience With Her Favorite Things From 2010

Oprah Winfrey, the 25 year reigning queen of daytime talk shows, surprised members of her audience with her favorite things on the Friday, November 19, 2010 episode of her show. Oprah decided to give back to a select audience of people who make a difference in their communities and sent each...

What Is a Blue Moon?

What Is a Blue Moon?

Folk lore indicates that tonight, November 21, 2010, an extraordinary event will occur: the moon shines blue (but chances are it will not.) Observers can however defer to the present definition of the term "blue moon" and not be disappointed. Tonight star watchers can delight in a once in a fifty...

12 Format War Losers

12 Format War Losers

Format wars are the frontline battles of capitalism. Two or more companies fight over your attention, wanting to bring you the same service, but using their methods. Sometimes the wars are decided by consumers on the basis of price and functionality; sometimes because one side screws up royally;...

10 Great Novelists Who Were Mentally Disturbed

10 Great Novelists Who Were Mentally Disturbed

The life of an author — particularly an author of fiction – is necessarily connected to that which is most dangerous: our consciousness. It is often through the explorative process of creative literature that we touch the exciting possibilities and subversive consequences of our capacities as a...

Royal Wedding Between Prince William and Kate Middleton Underway!

Royal Wedding Between Prince William and Kate Middleton Underway!

The Royal Wedding between Prince William and Kate Middleton is well underway! The pair are now officially the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge following the exchange of vows at London's Westminster Abbey. Before an audience of an estimated 2 billion, with Prince Harry as his best man, Prince William...

10 Psychological Experiments That Went Horribly Wrong

10 Psychological Experiments That Went Horribly Wrong

Psychology as we know it is a relatively young science, but since its inception it has helped us to gain a greater understanding of ourselves and our interactions with the world. Many psychological...

20 Best Bruce Springsteen Songs

20 Best Bruce Springsteen Songs

Bruce "The Boss" Frederick Joseph Springsteen is an American singer and songwriter born on September 23, 1949 in Long Branch, New Jersey. Springsteen was born to Douglas Frederick Springsteen, a bus driver of Irish and Dutch ancestry, and Adele Ann Serilli, a legal secretary of Italian descent....

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The Meditations by Marcus Aurelius

The MeditationsBy Marcus Aurelius Written 167 A.C.E.Translated by George Long Book One From my grandfather Verus I learned good morals and the government of my temper. From the reputation and remembrance of my father, modesty and a manly character. From my mother, piety and beneficence, and...