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Quirks of art: Creators who work in madcap media
Marvel at artwork made from pennies, Oreo cookies, shoelaces, rubber bands, pumpkins, CT scans and — ummm — brightly colored vomit.
How 'narrow, short-term interests' are causing US to unwind
The New Yorker's George Packer has just released his new book "The Unwinding: An Inner History of the New America," and he joins Morning Joe to discuss why the country is a superpower in danger of coming apart at the seams.
Celebrity portraits get trashy
Artist Jason Mecier pays homage to stars like Michael Jackson and Lady Gaga by creating portraits using pills, candy and junk. See images of his work.
Beauty queen scandals
They may be beautiful, but the competition can get ugly. From blackmail to sabotage, check out the underside of the pageant circuit.