National Wear Your Pajamas to Work Day

National Wear Your Pajamas to Work Day

Cool pajamas are wasted on the sleeping. That’s why someone had the clever idea of wearing them to work — and it seems to be catching on! Here are three ways we found for you to celebrate National Wear Your Pajamas to Work Day: Get up on the Dark Side of the bed on National…

All the Cheer on National Beer Day

All the Cheer on National Beer Day

April 7th, 1933 marks the day in American history when the yoke of the oppressive, failed experiment of prohibition began lifting, and the populace could once again legally buy and sell beer (admittedly weak beer by today’s standards, but we beer enthusiasts believe it was a step in the right direction). You might not realize…

5 Ways to Observe National Twinkie Day

5 Ways to Observe National Twinkie Day

What would you rather have with you in your fallout shelter during the post-apocalypse: an 18-year-old bottle of Scotch, or an 18-year-old Twinkie? It was 85 years ago today that James Alexander Dewar abandoned his dreams of building a whisky empire and decided to set his sights on something more timeless: the golden sponge cake…

5 Ways to Light up Your Life

5 Ways to Light up Your Life

“When you gaze long into an abyss, the abyss also gazes into you.” — Friedrich Nietzsche, 1886 “I love things that glow — not just for fun, but for functionality!” — Chris Pirillo, 2015 You don’t have to be Carl Sagan to be aware that the vastness of space, while illuminated with the starlight of…

6 Ways for Geeks to Have a Ball

6 Ways for Geeks to Have a Ball

Just because you might identify as a geek, it doesn’t mean you have to be a square. Why not cut the corners altogether and just have a ball? In fact, here are six ways for geeks to have a ball (or balls, if you like): Schweddy Balls “Hello, my Gnomies! For today’s Show & Tell,…

3 Peeps to Make Your Easter Pop

3 Peeps to Make Your Easter Pop

When it comes to filling up the Easter basket every year, there’s some candy that you can count on to make the cut: chocolate bunnies, creme-filled eggs, and marshmallow Peeps tend to be the most ubiquitous sweets of the season. This year, there are three limited-edition Peeps available to sort of shake up expectations a…

10 Ways Geeks Toast Beer O'Clock

10 Ways Geeks Toast Beer O’Clock

Friday comes just once a week, but Beer O’Clock is whenever you, as a mature, respectable, and fully responsible geek decide, right? Still, there’s just something intensely satisfying when the two coincide. Friday Beer O’Clock is almost its own weekly holiday. Even if you love your job, it’s nice to unwind at the end of…