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The Quick 10: 10 Authors and their Typewriters

Stacy Conradt

I bought a vintage typewriter this weekend for $25. I don't think it's a particularly valuable model or anything, but it looks cool and makes a really satisfying typing noise.

How One Man Saved Bulgaria's Jews

Mark Juddery

World War II Bulgaria didn't have a Schindler, and it didn't have a list. It had a white-bearded mystic named Peter Deunov and an entire nation standing behind him.

Where Are They Now? The Cast of The State

Joe Hennes

It's one of the most highly regarded sketch comedy shows in television history, but few people have seen The State, which ran on MTV from 1993 to 1995 and featured talented comedians who would go

Wedding Registries That Don't Include Gravy Boats

Ethan Trex

Wedding season is in full swing, so chances are you'll be scouring a registry or two in search of the perfect gift over the course of the next few months.

Brain Game: Hot & Dry

A breeze of a puzzle on a warm Monday heading into summer; enjoy!

Great Speeches by Fictional Presidents

Ransom Riggs

President Obama is renowned as one of our great orators.

4 Common Latin Abbreviations Finally Explained

David K. Israel

There are four Latin abbreviations that many people confuse and use incorrectly. (Don't even get me started on those who say or write ect.

Morning Cup of Links: The Ugliest House in Town

Colin Patrick

It's a dream scenario for a control freak with a junk food habit (AKA me).

6 Stripes for Flag Day

Kara Kovalchik

As a follow-up to Stacy's great list of flag facts, enjoy this six-pack of stories (one for each white stripe) about famous American banners flown around the world.

Lunchtime Quiz Leftovers

Jason English

The Weekend Links

Allison Keene

Tiger Woods, Phil Mickelson, Bobby Jones, Jack Nicklaus, Fred Astaire?

The Weekly Recap

Jason English

In case you weren't obsessively refreshing mentalfloss.com all week, here's an abbreviated version of what you missed: Top 5 Stories Originally Posted This

Caption Contest No. 15

David K. Israel

[There's still time to get that caption in!

The Russian-Born South African: Vladimir Tretchikoff

Andréa Fernandes

In our quest to cover an artist from a different country in each "Feel Art Again" post for the month of June, today's post features Vladimir Tretchikoff (1913-2006), a Russian-born art

Mythbuster Adam Savage on Failure

Chris Higgins

Here's a talk from the Maker Faire, in which Mythbuster Adam Savage declares: failure is always an option.

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