Reed Hastings was inspired to start Netflix after a $40 late fee on a VHS copy of Apollo 13.
It's time for a new Wednesday Wordplay challenge here at the mentalfloss.com Brain Game. Good luck!
ONE of the four words in the following list is misspelled.
Can your feelings of love show up on an MRI scan? You betcha, especially if those emotions are made into a competition.
Whitney Houston's Road to Ruin.
Is there anything Listerine can't do?
Each week Miss Kathleen provides links to a variety of stories about libraries, authors, and books.
Happy Valentine’s Day, _flossers. Instead of the usual roundup of love songs (or worse: breakup songs), I thought we’d get a little gory this year.
If you're a fan of chalky candy (I am!), you've probably noticed that Necco's Sweethearts Conversation Hearts have gotten a bit of an overhaul in the past couple of years.
Looking for a feel-good way to start your Valentine's Day? Check out Mr.
When you really want to symbolize giving your heart to someone you love, you might want to make it as realistic as you can.
My friend Matt Belinkie put together this stupendous, big ol' mashup of 95 declarations of love.
There's no defense against trying the Tuesday Test Time challenge for today's mentalfloss.com Brain Game. Good luck!
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The Ten Worst Romantic Comedies Ever.
Valentine’s Day annoys a lot of people. So here’s a reminder that some relationships that are considered the greatest love stories of all time were pretty messed up.
1. Edward VIII and Wallis
An Austrian daredevil named Felix Baumgartner plans to break the world record for highest skydive in August.
There's a new shirt in the mental_floss store, which you can order right now. You can also win the mental_floss t-shirt of your choice.
Here are a few wonderfully geeky cards for the special nerd in your life.