Brunch, Laser Balls, Columbus Day: What's Ruining Our Cities This Week

Columbus Day has been ruining America for a few decades now, but a few cities are finally doing something about it. A sunlight-refracting silver orb is being removed in Calgary after burning a hole in someone's jacket. And someone says that brunch is turning our neighbors into assholes. It's What's Ruining Our Cities! »10/12/14 3:00pm10/12/14 3:00pm

Believe It or Not, the First Photograph Uploaded to Instagram Was of Neither Food nor Sunset

It may surprise you to learn that back in July 2010, three months before the official public launch of the $1 billion photo-sharing app we're all come to know so well, the project then known simply as Codename uploaded it's first test photo photo—a happy-looking blonde dog and a *woman's right foot in Teva sandal. »7/16/12 8:00pm7/16/12 8:00pm