Hamilton Nolan · 10/24/13 08:25AM

The American Magazine Conference in New York was briefly evacuated yesterday after a noxious smell filled the conference room. Turns out it was just a copy of National Review.

Mysterious Powder Scare Causes Capitol Chaos!

Jim Newell · 09/13/10 03:12PM

Lazy Congressmen don't even return from summer vacation until tomorrow, but somebody's already pretending to kill them. The Capitol was evacuated today after a powder was discovered on the House floor. It wasn't toxic, however; probably just some staffer's blow.