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10 Actors Who Almost Turned Down Very Famous Roles

Tara Aquino

Can you imagine 'The Terminator' without Arnold Schwarzenegger?

Hotel Workers in Jamaica Mistakenly Paint Over a $5 Million Banksy Mural

Sean Hutchinson

“They thought a rogue visitor had debased the walls," according to a hotel source.

As Seen on TV: 9 Cookbooks Based on Cartoons

Rebecca OConnell

Making pancakes, making bacon pancakes.

'Legend of Zelda'-Themed Chess Is the Classiest Game in Hyrule

Rebecca OConnell

Hey! Listen! Checkmate!

Morning Cup of Links: An Oral History of 'Steel Magnolias'

Miss Cellania

We have links for everyone!

The Truth About Winnie the Pooh's Honey Cravings

Mental Floss Studios

Bears do go after beehives—but not for the reason you think!

Behind The Foil Wrapper: A Brief History of Chocolate

Kirstin Fawcett

The cacao bean was prized by the Aztecs and savored by the Spanish, but it also has an unsavory side.

5 Questions: Ride the Rails

Pass rate:75 %
Backwards navigation:Forbidden

This Art Machine Holds Your Arm Hostage Until Someone Else Puts Theirs In

Shaunacy Ferro

Art is terrifying.

A Common Steroid May Have the Potential to Treat PTSD

Jordan Rosenfeld

The drug manipulates the expression of a specific gene associated with the disease.

You Can Travel Across Japan for Just $21 a Day

Shaunacy Ferro

It might take you a while, though.

One of the World's Best Writers was One of the World's Worst Spellers

Mental Floss Studios

F. Scott Fitzgerald was an amazing writer, but his spelling was, according to one of his editors, "lamentable."

Timebound App Lets You Relive Historic Events in Real Time

Shaunacy Ferro

Timebound helps you understand what it would be like to live through history by sending you push notifications on the exact same timeline as the original events.

15 Elevated Facts About 'White Men Can't Jump'

Roger Cormier

It's Finally Time to Let Go of Gchat and Embrace Google Hangouts

Kirstin Fawcett

Google Talk users will be forced to switch over to Google Hangouts by June 26.