What movie villain are you based on your zodiac sign?

I’d rather have a complicated evil than a simple hero any day, but especially on April 29, which is National evil Day. The word “villain” comes from the medieval view, held by the aristocracy (and let’s be honest, those motherf—ers hold everything), that the less wealthy among them were “of uncouth mind and manners.” Man, … Read more

10 Most Sociable Dog Breeds

Dogs have been our happy, fun, and friendly friends for a very long time. But did you know that “a dog is a man’s best friend” was first said by Frederick the Great of Prussia? Now, three hundred years after the time of Frederick the Great, this phrase is often used to explain in a … Read more

I Acted Dumb To See If It Attracts More Men

Over the years, I’ve been known as “the smart one.” Whenever Charlie Rose has an interesting guest or NPR’s “Science Friday” features a new discovery, I get very excited. I’ve been to the top of the academic food chain, taught at the university level, and even used the word “symbiosis” off-hand during a conversation on … Read more

10 Most Loyal Dog Breeds

It’s common knowledge that canines are trusted companions. Some dog breeds, however, are known to be more devoted than others. Because of their history as working dogs such as guard dogs and herders, many of these devoted canines are classified as “Working Group” dogs by the American Kennel Club. Such dogs naturally bond with their … Read more

10 Healthiest Dog Breeds

Dogs, like humans, can inherit a susceptibility to particular diseases. Heart disease, cancer, orthopedic issues, and even allergies and skin conditions are frequently included in this category of medical problems. However, there are dog breeds that tend to live long, healthy lives and are rarely affected by serious illnesses. Of course, every dog is unique, … Read more