Wilford Brimley was Howard Hughes' bodyguard.
The little-told story of how the U.S. government poisoned alcohol during Prohibition.
For those with a penchant for humor of the grotesque, you may consider picking up the latest Cannibal Weekly ...
Necessity is undoubtedly the mother of the invention of these 4 unusual but useful
Have you been watching the Olympic ice hockey tournament and cheering for the American team? Be thankful you haven't been forced to choose which U.S. team to root for.
In case you weren't obsessively refreshing mentalfloss.com all week, here's what you
I was really proud of myself for learning how to make a paper crane until I saw this: origami Star Wars ships.
If you enjoy trivia tidbits like our Amazing Fact Generator, you will like these self
If you can read this, thank the gang at Sesame Street.
I'm not sure what happened, but somewhere over the course of the Olympics, I've become inexplicably fascinated with Johnny Weir.
Derek Sivers is best known as the founder of CD Baby, a website that sells CDs for tons of independent musicians, located in Portland, Oregon (my home town).
After yesterday's post about the operatically horrible movie The Room, I'm in a worst-ever kind of mood.
Photographer Igor Siwanowicz is a master of his craft. He not only takes stunning images of lizards, frogs and insects, he also manages to make these often loathed creatures look like supermodels.
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.
International Banana Club Museum to be Sold
Ken Bannister, founder of the International Banana Club Museum, is selling out. The price of the museum has dropped from $45,00 to only $15,000!
Thanks for giving the Friday Brain Game a shot. This one may surprise you.
A Swiss man held his breath for more than 19 minutes, breaking the world record.