The word "unfriend" appeared in print all the way back in 1659.
Welcome to a new Friday Free-for-all challenge at the mentalfloss.com Brain Game. Today's puzzle is quick to try, if not to solve.
How Many Stephen Colberts Are There?
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Thanks to a recent declaration, residents of Sweden will be able to consider their file sharing habit a form of religious expression.
If you've always wanted to be buried in space and you want to save some money on your taxes, you might want to consider moving to Virginia.
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You’re on the weight bench. 18. 19. 20! You couldn’t lift that barbell again if someone had a gun to your head. Your arms and your chest are sizzling with a dull burn.
Welcome to 2012 late night, _flossers! It's time once again for GUESS THE THEME. All the clips below have something in common.
Stephanie and her curious two-year-old want to know why we sometimes say “Holy Mackerel!” Unfortunately, the answer is about as clear as the tomato sauce Brits like to douse the fish
Reader Michael Lefebvre asked us on Twitter: "What is the origin of Pink
Reader Ashley asks: "Is Sebastian from Disney's The Little Mermaid a crab or a
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In every debate this campaign season, Mitt Romney has been hammered by his Republican rivals for essentially teaching companies how to ship jobs oversea
Bizarre Image of Man Tickling Chimp via ShutterstockIn 1897, psychologists established that there are two kinds of tickles.
A few years ago, the Swiss ball migrated from the gym to the office en masse.
You know it's officially The Future when a human-like robot (the NAO) is able to pet (well, brush, actually) a cat via a complex hack involving a treadmill, Kinect, Wii, and Head-Mounted Display
One of the reasons why I like the Scrabble app better than Words With Friends is that it has that wide-smiling Teacher.
Ketchup and catsup are simply two different spellings for the same thing, a modern, Westernized version of a condiment that European traders were introduced to while visiting the Far East in the late