9 Super-Annoying Things You Do At Restaurants, According to Restaurant Workers, Pretty Much All of Your Weird Germ-Avoidance Behaviors Are Pointless, and more...

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Friday, March 6, 2015

9 Super-Annoying Things You Do At Restaurants, According to Restaurant Workers

Pro tip: They can tell when you're faking that food allergy.

Steve Holt

Pretty Much All of Your Weird Germ-Avoidance Behaviors Are Pointless

Kicking toilet handles to flush, holding your breath after someone sneezes—scientists explain how we're doing it all wrong.

Vicky Gan

Why Boston's Girl Scout Cookies Suck Compared to NYC's

An L.A. Times investigative report reveals that not all Thin Mints are created equal.

Laura Bliss

'Nobody My Age Can Afford to Stay Here Forever'

London billboards are sharing the stories of people moving both to and from the rapidly changing city. Some of them are quite painful to read.

Feargus O'Sullivan

Why London Should Stop Trying to Be New York and Start Trying to Be Paris

The U.K. capital doesn't need a transatlantic role model. It actually has a far more relevant one closer to home.

Feargus O'Sullivan

The One Chart That Explains All Your Traffic Woes

When we build more roads, we invite more cars.

Eric Jaffe