Nixon was speaking at Disney World when he famously declared, "I am not a crook."
Enjoy a new word ladder puzzle as today's mentalfloss.com Brain Game Wednesday Wordplay challenge:
By changing one letter in each step to form English words, and leaving all other letters in t
The Supreme Court is expected to announce their ruling on the Affordable Care Act (Obamacare) on Thursday.
On this date in 1927, the historic Cyclone roller coaster opened at Coney Island. (You could ride it for 25 cents back then.
The (End of the) World Economy Is Booming
The world will end sometime. So you might as well make some money off of the apocalypse while you can.
Everyone knows that Stephen King was a janitor and Ransom Riggs shared creepy old photos on mentalfloss.com. What did some other famous writers do before their big breaks?
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Aaron Sorkin is a fantastic writer of dialogue -- as long as you're okay with listening to Aaron Sorkin talking to Aaron Sorkin through the voices of miscellaneous actors.
The stereotype of the serious video gamer living in his parent's basement, sitting in the dark covered in Cheeto dust only covers a small portion of gamers.
Editor's Note: This is the big debut of Bill DeMain's new column, where he explores the real historical events that inspired various songs.
Today's mentalfloss.com Brain Game Tuesday Test Time challenge concerns America's neighbor to the north, Canada.
Sunday brought the news that Lonesome George, the very last Pinta Island tortoise, had died.
We’ve all found something that we thought might be worth a lot of money. We have not all been fortunate enough to stumble across anything actually worth a fortune.
Cuius est solum, eius est usque ad coelum et ad inferos means "whoever owns the soil, it is theirs up to Heaven and down to Hell."
Death By Vegetable
All that talk about vegetables being good for you and helping you fend off death may be true.
In 1992, Nickelodeon assembled items important to the kids of the day, put them in a big orange time capsule, and buried it in front of Nickelodeon Studios in Universal Studios.