At the end of Prohibition, FDR said, "What America needs now is a drink."
I live in Los Angeles.
Most public transit stops are so boring that you're lucky if you have a glass covering over the uncomfortable bench.
Happy Elephant Appreciation Day everyone! Now get out there and hug your favorite Republican.
Check out this slideshow of the 20 worst foods in America.
Enjoy today's Brain Game, and thanks for playing!
O, SANGUINE BRAIN-TEASER
is an anagram of the name of
what nation and its capital city?
The Black Cab Sessions are a series of lo-fi, one-take performances by notable musicians, filmed for an internet audience in the back of black cabs as they ply the busy streets of London.
In Rutherford B. Hayes' hometown of Delaware, Ohio, there's a memorial to the late U.S. president; it's a plaque that marks his birthplace, which is now a gas station.
It's Stephen King's birthday! Do you suppose he's celebrating somewhere with a Bloody Mary?
The New Yorker brings us an important message from extraterrestrials, translated by writer Paul Simms. I'm just gonna start this dialog by emphasizing that everything's cool.
What if you finished reading this article and remembered every detail of it for the rest of your life?
Of course, falling all the way through the Earth is impossible, since its core is molten.
Let's start with a rundown of all the Emmy winners.
The Australian advertising agency WHYBIN/TBWA was assigned to come up with a clever way to promote the upcoming Sydney International Food Festival.
If your mind is still a bit foggy from the weekend, today's Brain Game should hopefully give you a quick jump-start. Good luck!
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