When dragonflies mate, their tails form a heart.
For the uninitiated, Perfect Strangers is an ABC sitcom that ran from 1986 to 1993 about the unlikely cohabitation of two distant cousins.
There's a sale going on in the mental_floss store this weekend.
While no one is really sure how many ads a person sees each day, our landscape and media are becoming ever more cluttered with advertisements, from product placement in television shows to traditional
When the NFL expansion committee headed by current league commissioner Roger Goodell awarded franchises to Charlotte and Jacksonville in 1993, three other prospective teams with nicknames, logos, and
What does your favorite '80s band say about you?
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1. Kissing is good for you. A few of its benefits: it can help reduce dermatitis and blemishes.
We’ve been playing with Firefox’s Google search bar an awful lot here at the mental_floss New York office this week.
The first of 11 '11 lists' goes up in one minute. One new list every hour.
I spent the last 3.5 hours watching the 112th Army-Navy game.
Another reason that it's sometimes ok to play with your food (in the name of art!): an artist recreates Van Gogh paintings with cooking ingredients.
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John Hinckley is in the news this week as a judge considers whether the man who shot President Reagan should be able to live as an outpatient.
By now, you've heard that actor Harry Morgan died on Wednesday at age 96.
On Fridays, 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.
Hey, remember that whole 11-11-11 thing we did last month? That went well. So the new plan is to roll out 11 '11 lists' on the 11th of every month.