Elmo is the only non-human to testify before Congress.
A couple of years ago, I did a post on celebrities who got their first tastes of the entertainment biz by working at one of the Disney Parks, whether they did tricks at the Magic Shop (Steve Martin) o
On Fridays, I post a series of unrelated questions meant to spark conversation in the comments. Answer one, answer all, respond to someone else's reply, whatever you want.
You know how there are things that you do in life that you think are unique to you and you alone? Well, it turns out that these *things* aren't so unique to you as you might have thought.
Want your phone to say "Houston, we have a problem" when your cousin calls? Now you can!
Each week Miss Kathleen provides links to a variety of stories about libraries, authors, and books.
Town Erects Statue to Commemorate Beatles' Layover
On September 18, 1964, The Beatles changed planes at a tiny airport in Walnut Ridge, Arkansas.
It's Free-for-all Friday once again, here at the mentalfloss.com Brain Game.
There will never be another Freddie Mercury, but Marc Martel is about as close as anyone will get.
Friday is on the horizon and to take you into the sweet and tender recesses of the weekend, we have everyone's favorite game: GUESS THE THEME! All the songs below have something in common.
My next-door neighbors have a little terrier named Melvin (not pictured). My old neighbor had a very big Bernese mountain dog (also not pictured).
Okay, so we can't be 100% positive that these are from "actual" student papers. [Update: They are not.] Let us know which is the best (worst?) in the comments
In 1986, at the height of his career (as It's Garry Shandling's Show was starting), comedian Garry Shandling did a Pizza Hut ad.
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The Huffington Post recently released a copy of Republican presidential hopeful Rick Perry’s college transcript from Texas A&M. The academic picture wasn’t pretty.
When we study war in history class, we learn about kings, presidents, and generals.
It's Think Thursday here at the mentalfloss.com Brain Game.