Festivus For The Rest Of Us2004-12-20 - Chicago, IL
- Festivus is a holiday that exists only on an episode of "Seinfeld" -- or is it?
Physicist Calculates New Calendar
2004-12-20 - Baltimore, MD - It's a date: A physics professor has a new calendar system he wants the world to implement by January 1, 2006.
Condiments For Canines
2004-12-20 - Dayton, OH - Here's reason to give "paws": Iams dog food maker will soon release a condiment for dogs.
Pizza Roll Inventor Is A 'Pizza' History
2004-12-20 - Heathrow, FL - Not many people can claim a "pizza" history like Jeno Paulucci.
The Turtles And Applebees: Not 'Happy Together'
2004-12-20 - Los Angeles, CA - Steak restaurant chain, Applebees is being raked over the coals for a commercial using the song "Happy Together."
Woman Pays $15,000 For Clay Aiken's Cement Handprints
2004-12-20 - San Jose, CA - You got to hand it to a woman from San Jose, California who is such a huge fan of Clay Aiken that she paid $15,000 for his handprints.
Ian Anderson Rocking Until He's In A Rocker
2004-12-20 - Bristol, England - Rocker Ian Anderson is best known for his song, "Aqualung," but he's spending the next few years as if he expects to end up in an iron lung.
Election Shocker: Bush Better Flirter Than Kerry
2004-12-20 - Sydney, Australia - Democrats and Republicans may still be arguing over whether George W. Bush is a better president than John Kerry would be, but one thing is for sure: He's a better flirter.
Co-Workers Suck At Giving Gifts
2004-12-20 - Chicago, IL - Although many people spend more time with their co-workers than with their family, that doesn't mean that they give good gifts to their fellow worker bees during Christmas time.
Rubik's Cube Back Again
2004-12-20 - Edinburgh, Scotland - A puzzling trend is emerging in the UK: Retailers are reporting that the 1980s Rubik's Cube is making a comeback.
Flash Lites December 20th, 2004 - Rip 'N' Read Recap
2004-12-20 - Los Angeles, CA - Showtime is going to pot. The cable network has announced its newest show will be "Weeds," a comedy about a single mother who resorts to selling marijuana after her husband dies. Mary Louise Parker is set to star with Elizabeth Perkins and Kevin Nealon also joining the cast.