The Ballpoint Pen Turns 75 Years Old Today

You've probably never used a fountain pen, or accidentally spilled a jar of refil ink and ruined your favorite pants. And for that, you have the ballpoint pen to thank. The handy gadget is having its 75th birthday today, so go sign away your rights to something to celebrate! » 6/15/13 7:00pm 6/15/13 7:00pm

World's Thinnest Ball Point Pen For Marking Grains of Rice

Whenever I have to do any nice writing, I head straight to the stationary store for Japanese pens. Don't know why, but there are always shelves full of cool colored, beautifully crafted pens at the local Kate's Paperie (in case you've been searching)imported straight from Japan. So next time I need to be extremely… » 10/27/05 9:27am 10/27/05 9:27am