Comics Trivia: check out this fascinating video by Mental Floss all about newspaper comic strips—it's full of stuff you might not know about. 27 things, to be exact, covering Garfield and Calvin and Hobbes and just about every comic strip in-between.
Maybe it's because I don't really read newspapers anymore. Maybe it's that I just never noticed it. But I didn't realize that like the New York Times, Blockbuster has gotten into the bestsellers business.