John Adams drank a tankard of hard cider each day and had the occasional beer for breakfast.
Tomorrow kicks off another edition of Reader-Submitted Quiz Week, where our 5pm Quizzes come straight from your heads.
I've always been a little more scared of water snakes than land snakes, because they're so much more stealthy.
If you're like me, when you think of world records you think of that weird guy in the Guinness Book ca. 1980 with the really really long fingernails that curled around and around.
The nine white squares inside the main red grid should be filled with the digits 1 through 9. Each digit should appear only once in this main grid. Two of these numbers are already provided for you.
Y'all might remember a writer we had here a while back named John Green, who went on to fame and well, if not fortune exactly, then great acclaim in both YA lit and YouTube videoblogger circles w
The United States Holocaust memorial Museum in Washington is hosting National Days of Remembrance this week by welcoming those who liberated the concentration camps in 1945.
From Flossy reader Kate, a picture that includes a volcanic ash plume, glaciers and lightning. And as she pointed out, it's TOTALLY METAL!
In case you weren't obsessively refreshing mentalfloss.com all week, here's what you
Tired of waking up in the same place every day?
Here's Lilah showing how it works. She created such a masterpiece, her parents framed her outfit along with her painting.
This cute video called The Wizard of Dogz inspired me to find out more about the beloved 1939 movie The Wizard of Oz.
Don't tell Winnie the Pooh, but he's not the only big shot on the children's book Bear Market "“ Paddington Bear has been charming children and adults alike since 1958.
Diplomatic immunity may be intended to keep diplomats from running afoul of local authorities while serving abroad, but some workers take it as a license to act like jerks.
If you're in Birmingham and looking for weekend programming, come out and meet various members of our Alabama staff at the Magic City Arts Connection in Linn Park.