New York Neapolitan vs. Chicago deep dish, New Haven-style vs. Trenton tomato pies: which region of the U.S. has the best pizza?


Could you be sued for trademark infringement when producing your own T-shirts, mugs and the like from CafePress? Check out this recent story about the Black Mustang Club, and Ford's ( F) response to the club's annual calendar.


That gold ring on your finger has quite the multibillion-year history: Where did all that precious metal originate, anyway?

Cassiopeia, a Supernova
Space Remnant
Photo: Spitzer Space Telescope


If you're doing the New York Times crossword puzzle this morning, don't click this link -- unless you've given up after five minutes, like I do.


Fashion is not just a shallow pursuit: This breakdown of 2008 trends shows how it's indicative of market-moving consumer attitudes. In increasingly uncertain times, people are turning to more subtle luxury and whisper brands, and away from clearly labeled picks like a lot of merchandise from Nike ( NKE) and Gap ( GPS).


Speaking of looking good, it's guaranteed with this bacon scarf ($38). It will keep you toasty warm as well as the toast of any party you strut into.

Baconwrapt Scarf
Photo: Baconwrapt/SeriousEats


Step aside, fondue. This roasted feta is even easier to make -- and you have the excuse of trying out new bubbling, cheesy recipes for your upcoming Super Bowl party.

Roasted Feta Cheese
Photo: MattBites


What happens when you don't have too much in the way of brand protection? Baidu ( BIDU) fires up the barbeque.


What does Groundhog Day have to do with global warming? Punxsutawney Phil may have the answer.

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