The word "unfriend" appeared in print all the way back in 1659.
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Actors' relationships with TV jingles are sort of like that old riddle: What walks on four legs in the morning, two at noon and three at dawn?
Nerd parent alert: new TMBG album of science stuff for kids available now! (iTunes Link)
Indie pop icons They Might Be Giants have long been known for embedding factoids in their songs.
In today's Brain Game, you'll fill in the blanks inÂ five words by usingÂ ONLY the first five letters of the alphabet: A, B, C, D, and E.
In response to the news that Disney will acquire Marvel Comics, people all over the net are creating mashups of Disney and Marvel characters. A boatload of these hybrids are collected at Super Punch.
Labor Day Weekend is upon us. You're going away, but the carpets aren't going to clean themselves. Better leave the Roomba on...
Clean carpets and entertainment for your
Although Fall isn't for another 21 days, September 1 means autumn to me"¦ which means I can finally break out the Halloween stuff without being considered the neighborhood loony (I know"
This article was originally posted last year.
When America was being divvied up, surveyors and cartographers were as accurate as possible drawing the boundaries between these new regions.
When I'm not blogging for mental_floss, I can usually be found wearing bright orange rubber pants and gutting, cutting and selling fish at my local Whole Foods (and winning awards for it).
Since the mental_floss article Modern Marriage Proposals was published in 2007, I have read about many more marvelous methods men have used to asked for their sweetheart's hand in marriage, plus
Ever wondered how a differential gear on a car works? Well, if you're like me, your first question is just what the heck is a differential?
Enjoy Tuesday's Brain Game, and good luck!
If Henrietta = 13, Noel = 1, andÂ Esther =3,
then Annie = ?
Here is the SOLUTION.
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In case you're not familiar with the Turnip, it's a whimsical Google search, wherein I type a random phrase and we see what kind of interesting pages "turn-up." As always with thi
Paralympics Offer Wounded Veterans a Chance to Dream. The US Olympic Committee has an outreach program to get disabled veterans back into sports.
Top 10 Creepy Aspects of Victorian Life.
It's the subgenre that won't die: in the movies, hardened cops are forever being teamed up with unconventional, patience-testing partners in what studios seem to feel certain is a sure-fire