Carly Simon’s dad is the Simon of Simon and Schuster.
Last week's Musicians and Their Awesome Sesame Street Appearances was a big hit, so I thought I'd follow up with a whole bunch more Sesame Street musical performances.
Last week, we declared that the Laurel Hill Hoboes had the best high school nickname/mascot/logo combination.
The British are known for their stiff upper lips "“ but also for their sense of the absurd.
Need a way to waste your afternoon instead of working? Why not play Infinite Mario Bros, an online Java-based Mario game made by a fan.
I'm a runner, sort of. I never was before a couple of years ago - I was always an elliptical in an air-conditioned gym kind of a girl.
Editor's Note: The mental_floss staff emails around a lot of articles.
The Onion published this fantastic story back in May, but I'm re-posting it today in honor of the 3,245th spam email I've received from Classmates.com this year ("Who left 1 signature i
If you weren't alive when Francis Gary Powers got shot down over the Soviet Union, you probably heard about it in high school history.
If you've ever collected baseball cards, the names Donruss, Fleer, Topps, and Upper Deck elicit memories of different card designs, which have varied through the years from simplistic to futurist
Though I was born in Philadelphia, I actually grew up in New Jersey. That's hard to admit, but I feel better now that I've cleared the air.
Well, it's hump day, and I'm aÂ sure 'nuffÂ Quasimodo.
I was digging through disorganized piles of old photos in a Portland antique store last week when I happened upon a goldmine of weirdness: amidst fading snapshots of family vacations and weddings were
Which one of these fribbles looks more intelligent? How you answer may have more to do with whether you are left-handed than with your judgment. (via Metafilter)
Love in the Time of Leprosy.
When I look back at some of my favorite moments in film, I realize a lot of them happen to be monologues.
On the left are outlines of ten well-known islands, and your job is to match them up with the island name on the right. Good luck!
Take the Quiz: Eyeball the