This Week's Most Popular Stories

Jason English

In case you weren't obsessively refreshing all week, here's what you

Lunchtime Quiz Leftovers

Jason English

Amazing Facts, 140 Characters at a Time

Jason English

Time for our weekly reminder of the mental_floss Twitter account's existence.

"Skullcrusher Mountain" - Sweetest Evil Genius Song Ever

Chris Higgins

Here's a little Friday silliness for you. Jonathan Coulton sings "Skullcrusher Mountain," a love song sung from the perspective of an evil genius to his muse/obsessive crush.

The Quick 10: Rudolph Turns 70

Stacy Conradt

I saw that Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer was on the other day and I refused to watch it. It just seems so early!

5 More of Last Month's Top Stories

Jason English

Yesterday, we ran through the top 10 stories posted in November. But 11-15 on that list were definitely worth a mention. These stories happened to fall into two distinct categories: food &

5 Other Famous Gate Crashers

Kara Kovalchik

It takes a certain kind of chutzpah to crash high profile events.

Amazing Lakes From Around The World

Jill Harness

The natural world is full of amazing colors and beauty, particularly within bodies of water.

Movies You're Embarrassed You Haven't Seen

Jason English

Every Friday, I post a series of unrelated questions meant to spark conversation in the comments. Answer one, answer all, respond to someone else's reply, whatever you want. Very casual.

5 Things You Didn't Know About Doris Duke

Ethan Trex

Doris Duke's father died when she was 12 years old.

The Weird Week in Review

Miss Cellania

Jesus Christ Dismissed from Jury Duty A woman named Jesus Christ was called for jury duty in Birmingham, Alabama this week, but was dismissed for disruptive behavior.

Brain Game: A Flaky Puzzle

We got our first snow of the year last night; rather late for the season here in Michigan. To celebrate, here's a weather-related Brain Game.

Illin' Like a Villain: the Foods Most Likely to Poison You

Ransom Riggs

Every year or so I manage to give myself food poisoning, and as any of you who've ever had it can attest, it's pretty much the worst thing ever.

Morning Cup of Links: The Joy of Fruitcake

Miss Cellania

The average American wastes 1,400 kilocalories a day, which means the US wastes about 40% of its food supply.

Month in Review: November's Most Popular Stories

Jason English

Before we slip too far into December, let's recap what happened last month. In case you missed a day or two here or there, these are the top 10 stories originally posted in November: 1.