Weekend Links: Make Your Voice Heard, Be Part of a Dialect Map!

Allison Keene

Do you guys ever remember to take snapshots from your plane window?

Last Week's Most Popular Stories

Jason English

In case you weren't obsessively refreshing all week, here's what you

Weekend Links: Extreme Knitting

Allison Keene

Everyone has pet peeves but … why? Evolutionarily speaking, that is. What is it that bugs us most as humans, and why is it that we find what we do "annoying"?

The Quick 10: The Chrysler Building

Stacy Conradt

Apparently it’s Buildings of New York Appreciation Week here in the Quick 10.

10 Mostly Obscure Indy 500 Facts Sure to Impress Your Friends, at Least on a Slow-Lane Kind of Day

Bud Shaw

1. The Indianapolis Motor Speedway spans 253 acres and includes a golf course.

How Did You Know? – Day 4 Level 3/Bonus Round

David K. Israel

YES! You can play this challenge/contest without knowing a thing about the weekly hunt! It's sort of a one-off - a stand-alone if you will.

Way More Than You Ever Wanted to Know About Hello Kitty

Rob Lammle

You know her name. You've seen her signature red ribbon. And even though you're curious, you've never had the courage to learn more because you're not a seven-year old girl.

How Much Is That Social Media Company in the Window?

Brett Savage

Now that LinkedIn has taken the plunge and gone public, the company is valued at approximately 45 times the amount of revenue it generates annually—meaning there is a bit of a disconnect between its e

Han Solo + Princess Leia = Worst Couple in the Universe

Chris Higgins

In this nerdy three-minute Star Wars mashup, footage from Star Wars is mixed with audio from a film called "Who's Right?" which in turn is based on a 1948 book entitled Marriage for Mod

neatorama presents: HDYK? – {day 4}

David K. Israel

Please note that Day 5 will appear on Tuesday next week, not

5 Things You Didn't Know About Judge Wapner

Ethan Trex

A 1989 Washington Post poll revealed that only nine percent of Americans could correctly identify William Rehnquist as the Chief Justice of the United States.

What the Miami Heat and Dallas Mavericks Were Almost Called

Jason English

The NBA Finals are set, with Dallas heading to Miami for Game 1 on Tuesday.

Mental Floss on Jimmy Fallon

Jason English

Last night a young gentleman from Deal Park, New Jersey, appeared on Late Night With Jimmy Fallon to show off his amazing memory. Wearing our Simple as 3.141592...

The Weird Week in Review

Miss Cellania

Dairy Princess is Lactose-intolerant Laurel Gordon holds the title of Grays Harbor County's Dairy Ambassador and is competing for the post of Washington State Dairy Ambassador for the coming yea

Fun with Frustration: Unsolvable Mazes for Kids

Ransom Riggs

I love this cover for a fictional (as in does-not-exist fictional) book from comic artist Lucas Adams. Sort of an existential nihilist kids' book -- my favorite