The little plastic bit on the end of your shoelace is called an aglet.
The Jihadist Next Door. How an Alabama honors student ended up as one of the leaders of a terrorist group targeting Somalia.
The title of this video project says it all: People In Order, Age 1 ToÂ 100. Each participant beats a drum, as a sort of ceremonial gong moving on to the next age.
In case you weren't obsessively refreshing mentalfloss.com all week, here's what you
Yes "“ the world's most powerful woman (according to some reports, anyway) is celebrating the big 5-6 today.
Snow is just a bunch of ice crystals getting together, hanging out and having fun. So why is snow white when ice has no
(Just in case you hadn't seen the Cheers episode where Cliff appears on Jeopardy! that I referred to in this morning's Friday Happy Hour, here's a
Here are 10 Amelia Bedelia-isms I got a kick out of back in the day.
I'm going on the record right now: I hate book jackets.* These thin paper protectors look pretty in the store, and they help to differentiate books visually.
No matter how many hours you spend playing Halo, Call of Duty or Kid Icarus, it might not be enough to make you a world class gamer.
You know him as the man who sang "White Christmas" and co-starred in a slew of movies with Bob Hope, but what don't you know about Bing Crosby?
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.
Woman Falls, Rips Picasso Painting
A large painting by Pablo Picasso called "The Actor" hung in the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City.
Technically, it wasn't even a date.