CLOSE
ProhibitionCLT
ProhibitionCLT

Let's Have A Drink

ProhibitionCLT
ProhibitionCLT

80 Years Ago Today: The Booze Was Flowing

Prohibition ended eight decades ago. Here are 80 reasons why drinking is great.

*

Canada Must be A Great Place to Live

It’s so great that you can win $47 million and then just not care. And then the police will find you and let you know.

*

They Should Have Used My College Roommate’s Feet

Those smelled just like cheese. Instead they made this cheese out of someone’s belly button bacteria. Bon appetit!

*

Science Explains: The Ultimate Tongue Twister

She sells sea shells? Big deal. Unique New York? Piece of cake. Those are nothing in comparison to this, the hardest tongue twister ever.

*

Gifts Like Sweet Music

Give the music lover in your life one of these things and they’ll be singing your praises.

*

On the Web

The trailer for the new Spider-Man movie has now hit the web. Get it? Web! Okay, just watch.

*

Well, It Is A Really Cool TV

Cool enough to sell your daughter off into a life of servitude? Probably not. But it’s still cool.

nextArticle.image_alt|e
iStock
Is Sitting Too Close to the TV Really Bad for You?
iStock
iStock

Is Sitting Too Close to the TV Really Bad for You? No, but there's a reason behind why people still think so.

*

10 Misconceptions About U.S. Immigration. Every wave of newcomers has encountered resistance from those already here.

*

21 Facts You Might Not Know About Rodney Dangerfield. He got no respect, but we'll never forget him.

*

Watch a Man Build a Log Cabin by Himself in Four Minutes. It actually took months, but this is a fascinating yet relaxing time-lapse version.

*

How Montana Gold Rushers Literally Threw Away a Fortune in Sapphires. Yogo Gulch still produces some of the finest sapphires in the world.

*

New Details Emerge About Solo: A Star Wars Story. Including an official synopsis.

*

The Starbucks Logo Has A Secret You’ve Never Noticed. She was too perfect to be real before a small design change.

*

8 Major Milestones in Facial Transplant Surgeries. What was recently thought impossible has been accomplished quite a few times.

nextArticle.image_alt|e
Jay Maidment/Lionsgate
Liam Neeson, World's Worst Traveler
Jay Maidment/Lionsgate
Jay Maidment/Lionsgate

Liam Neeson, World's Worst Traveler. The Commuter is the latest of a long line of films in which the action star ruins transportation for everyone.

*

Snow Rollers: Nature’s Winter Treat. Snow can naturally form into wheels, carpet rolls, or big boulders.

*

A Former Gang Member Explains How Easy It Is to Join a Gang. It offers a sense of belonging when you don't get that at home.

*

Hollywood Movies Renamed for Japanese Audiences. Some are funny, and some are better than the English title.

*

Ladykillers: Murder Ballads and the Country Women Who Sang Them. The underappreciated who sang about the unacceptable eventually became hidden treasures.

*

13 Quick and Easy Breakfasts to Jumpstart Your Winter Mornings. Something new will make the whole day go easier.

*

11 Ways Advertisers Make Food Look Delicious. It's much more difficult than you might think.

SECTIONS

arrow
LIVE SMARTER
More from mental floss studios