There really was a Dr. Scholl. Podiatrist William Mathias Scholl was born in Indiana.
Let's keep it simple this week -- here are a few of the best re-edits of the Ferris Bueller's Day Off trailer.
It's the moment you've all been waiting for! Answer the Level 3 bonus-round question correctly and you may win your pick of anything you want from the neatoshop (valued under $25). Ready?
I'm sure most celebrities have wondered at one time or another whether they should really attempt to reply to each fan letter they receive with a personalized, hand-written response - or just hav
Our new issue is on newsstands and in mailboxes (or beach bags or bathrooms or wherever it is you do your _flossing).
For nearly 50 years, Dr.
Farmville is a popular online game, usually played through Facebook, but now available on platforms including the iPhone.
It's an all-new 5-day trivia hunt!
Co-puzzle Master Josh Halbur and I are happy to bring you the next How Did You Know?
Last week we had seven cow tales, but here's one that can't be told in just a simple paragraph. The story of the Masai village of Enoosaen and their gift of cattle is a story you won't
There were originally 6 flavors of Klondike bars, all coated in chocolate: vanilla, strawberry, chocolate, grape, maple, and cherry.
[Source: Everybody Loves Ice Cream: The Whole Scoop on America
Just a reminder that yours truly and wife Kara, along with mental_floss co-founder and president Will Pearson and mental_floss VP Toby Maloney will give a presentation at this year's national M
There was a lot more to basketball star Manute Bol than his NBA career, as you'll see in this tribute that was written before his death.
Now's the time to add something fun to your t-shirt drawer! To celebrate the release of our new blockbuster "Team Edvard" shirt, all our shirts are on sale for $14.90.
In 1989, the world fell madly in love with Lloyd Dobbler, a nerdy and adorable high school boy played by John Cusack in the 1989 movie Say Anything...
Embarrassed by your army-surplus desk chair? Tired of your second-hand pencil sharpener and bookends? Never fear!