CLOSE

Ranking the Ghosts in Ghostbusters

For Its 30th Anniversary, A Very Spooky Ranking Of The Ghosts From Ghostbusters. Your agreement may vary depending on your age when you first saw the movie.
*
Santa Barbara High School students staged an awesome prank when they hired a Mariachi band to follow and serenade their principal all day. I’d be tempted to ask for that perk in my next contract.
*
This wedding party photoshoot could not have gone worse. For the bride and groom, that is -for the internet, it’s pure gold.
*
12 Deadly Diseases Cured in the 20th Century. I managed to have two of them, but I recovered.
*
The Fictional Planet Quiz. All those years of watching cheesy science fiction movies on TV will finally pay off when you ace this one!
*
An aggressive driver immediately regrets his decision. A small car is sometimes driven by a very large man.
*
Five Journalists Who Did Drugs for Work. Others have to wait until they’re off the clock, or rely on their memories.
*
How to be a good houseguest. The easiest way to please your hosts is to stay in a hotel.

nextArticle.image_alt|e
iStock
The History of Monopoly
iStock
iStock

Elizabeth Magie and the History of the Board Game Monopoly. What it became was a far cry from her original intention.

*

How North American Bison Ended Up in the Swiss Alps. Several Alpine herds are all descended from one farmer's crazy idea.

*

South Georgia Island Is Officially Free of Its Bird-Killing Rodents. The invasive species wrecked the balance of nature for 250 years.

*

Listen to These Auditory Illusions When You’re Bored With Laurel and Yanny. Learn about five ways your brain affects what you hear.

*

Everybody Once Thought Stegosauruses Could Actually Fly. Early fossil finds led one paleontologist into wild speculation about the dinosaur.

*

The Truth About the First Academy Awards and the Dog Rin Tin Tin. He was a good boy, but not an Oscar winner.

*

Las Vegas is everything right—and wrong—with sports right now. Stadiums built with tax money rarely benefit the taxpayers.

*

15 Life Hacks to Make Doing the Dishes a Breeze. Make them a habit to save yourself time and trouble.

nextArticle.image_alt|e
Alex Bailey, 20th Century Fox
Queen Will, Queen Will Rock You in the Bohemian Rhapsody Trailer
Alex Bailey, 20th Century Fox
Alex Bailey, 20th Century Fox

Queen Will, Queen Will Rock You in the Bohemian Rhapsody Trailer. Starring Rami Malik as Freddie Mercury, the film covers the rise of Queen from 1970 to 1985.

*

These Photos Show How Much Public Transportation Has Changed In America. Imagine traveling on a turnpike in a horse and buggy.

*

The Jaguar Is Made for the Age of Humans. An encounter in the wilderness of Peru’s Candamo Valley highlights the uniqueness of the Western Hemisphere's biggest cat. 

*

The Truth Behind Jeff Goldblum’s Iconic Jurassic Park Shirtless Scene Finally Emerges. It wasn't in the original script.

*

A New Study Brings Us Closer to Understanding if Jupiter's Moon Europa Could Host Alien Life. Data from the Galileo mission two decades ago indicates water on the surface.

*

How to Make Perfect Fried Rice. Although it is "perfect," commenters suggest variations for different tastes anyway.

*

I Love Department Stores. They make shopping a unique and pleasant experience.

*

12 Habits That Are Costing You Money. Changing the little things can add up over time.

SECTIONS

arrow
LIVE SMARTER
More from mental floss studios