How Monopoly Helped Win World War II

In her book The Monopolists, Mary Pilon explores the secret origins of the game Monopoly, which begin with Lizzie Magie, a forgotten feminist who patented her Landlord's Game in 1904—not, as many think, a man during the Great Depression. » 2/18/15 11:37am 2/18/15 11:37am

Scientific Proof Of How To Beat Someone’s Ass At Monopoly

Yesterday a reader and I theorized that the Orange properties were the best monopoly to own in Monopoly. And now a scientician has proven us RIGHT! » 12/29/10 12:00pm 12/29/10 12:00pm

ESPN Extends BCS Nightmare By Ponying Up More Cash Than Fox

Since 2007 Fox has broadcast the BCS Games. Sure, this was a little awkward because Fox didn't carry college football on the network during the regular season, but it worked. Kind of. Now, ESPN has done what ESPN usually does — gone and outbid the competition for the rights. (Doesn't it kind of make you wonder why… » 11/18/08 12:15pm 11/18/08 12:15pm