When Should You Tweet At An Athlete? A Guide To Not Being A Dick

The Minnesota Golden Gophers upended the No. 24 Nebraska Cornhuskers on Saturday, giving Minnesota its first win over the Cornhuskers since 1960. The game also gave us the following teachable moment: » 10/27/13 11:51am 10/27/13 11:51am

Driving While Surfing And Other Stupid Things To Do With A Smartphone

Your smartphone can be your second brain, but it can also turn you into a person with no sense of direction, poor social skills, and next to no privacy. Fixing these problems is easy, but first you need to know about them. Here are all stupid things you're doing with your smartphone. » 6/25/12 3:30pm 6/25/12 3:30pm

How To Deal With An Asshole Parker

You finally find a spot in a packed parking lot and somebody's parked over the line so you can't fit. Or you've been waiting for someone to leave the lot and somebody pulls in to steal your claimed space. There are plenty of ways to be an asshole parker in this world, but few good ways to deal with them. Here's the… » 2/09/12 4:45pm 2/09/12 4:45pm

Your New York City Subway survival guide

In its infinite wisdom, the New York City Transit system has decided to stop shutting down the subways for repairs every weekend, and start shutting down the subways for repairs every weeknight. How will this affect you, the straphanger, and the "new breed" of trained subway thieves that prowl the trains to prey on… » 11/15/11 4:15pm 11/15/11 4:15pm