Dr. Seuss Thing of the Day: Coming this fall to Random House, The Bippolo Seed and Other Lost Stories -- a collection of recently rediscovered Dr. Seuss stories from the early 1950s published in book-form for the very first time.
From The Archives: An ad for Harvard published in an 1870 issue of The New York Times downplayed the difficulty of its entrance exam, telling prospective students that out of 210 candidates who took the test in June, 185 got in.
Want to see if you have what it takes to get admitted to Harvard in 1870? Click here [pdf] to read sample questions from the entrance exam that so many
RIP: Legendary filmmaker Sidney Lumet, auteur of such notable classics as 12 Angry Men, Serpico, Dog Day Afternoon and Network, passed away this morning from lymphoma at his home in Manhattan. He was 86.