Fredric Baur invented the Pringles can. When he died in 2008, his ashes were buried in one.
We've been making some updates to the site and store, and they're taking a bit longer than we'd hoped.
Since Europeans first came to the Americas and the Caribbean, hurricanes have been named using a variety of systems. First they were named after Catholic saints.
Just because something is delicious doesn't always means it can translate well into ice cream form.
The very first Emmy was awarded in 1949 to Shirley Dinsdale, a ventriloquist. That year, she was the Most Outstanding Television Personality.
In case you weren't obsessively refreshing mentalfloss.com all week, here's what you
I have to say I think ignorance was bliss before I saw these Scanning Electron Microscope pictures of insects and spiders. I'm not sure I ever needed to get that up close and personal!
In honor of the two new shirts added to our store this week — "Rubber Ducky: A Friend When You're in Hot Water" and "Spork: The Other White Utensil" — we
By Avery Hurt
From corporate offices to Internet dating sites, Americans lean on personality tests to make their toughest decisions. But do the results really mean
People aren't the only ones using treadmills to keep in shape.
Slow motion captures a race horse's strength and grace.
It doesn't take him long to catch
YES! You can play this challenge/contest without knowing a thing about the weekly hunt! It's sort of a one-off - a stand-alone if you will.
Late night at a bar, you glance across the room and see a man resembling Don Draper. The next day you realize he looks more like Quasimodo than the dapper ad man.
In this 80-second video, you'll see stagehands hastily assembling a set for Saturday Night Live.
Of course all actors and actresses had to start somewhere, but a rather astounding number of Hollywood players seem to have chosen a certain Paul Reubens cult television show for their debut.
One of our most popular stories of 2007 was Stacy Conradt's 12 College Classes We Wish Our Schools Had Offered.