Pets or Meat?


Pets or Meat?


Morning Cup of Links: Time Travel Confusion

Miss Cellania

The first draft of Star Wars was pretty awful. Bad enough to make you wonder what difference it would have made if George Lucas had rewritten the prequels a couple more times.

Brain Game: A Great Place to Start

A heartfelt thanks on this Memorial Day to all those who lost their lives in service of our country. One each of these four famous people served in the U.S. Army, U.S. Navy, U.S.

Sato on Sunday

Andréa Fernandes

At the request of reader Becci, this weekend's edition of "Feel Art Again" features Tokihiro Satō.

The Weekend Links

Allison Keene

Taking a moment away from odd uses of a piano keyboard, here are 13 super cool computer keyboards and 15 more that are awfully strange.

The Weekly Recap

Jason English

In case you weren't obsessively refreshing all week, here's what you missed: Top 5 Stories Originally Posted This

Lunchtime Quiz Leftovers

Jason English

The Late Movies: Viral Video Classics

Mario Marsicano

Before you head out for your Memorial Day festivities, have some fun watching the some of the biggest viral video stars of all time. The Dramatic

The 5pm Quiz: Name That Cooking Technique

Jason Plautz

The only reality show I'll watch (okay, admit to watching) is Top Chef. But sometimes I think I'm a little behind the curve and don't understand the techniques they talk about.

Four Bad Bladder Stories

Jason Plautz

PopCandy shared a link yesterday to, a site that hopes to solve one of life's biggest problems "“ finding a time to pee during movies.

A Nerdtacular Quiz: Books Condensed via Amazon's Statistically Improbable Phrases

Chris Higgins

Now, this one isn't a mental_floss quiz, but I thought it was a lot of fun. Head over to Dennis Cooper's blog for his Alan presents ...

mental_floss in the (Birmingham) News

Jason English

There's a nice article about mental_floss in today's Birmingham News.

Best Posters of the Year: the Keyart Awards

Ransom Riggs

The Keyart Awards are like the Oscars for movie posters and trailers, and this June they'll be given out for the 38th time.

7 Actors Who Made a Difference

Mark Juddery

Many famous actors aren't satisfied with their stardom, and they want to do something more.

The Weird Week in Review

Miss Cellania

Woman Stuck in Toilet at Mets Game An unidentified woman attending a Mets game Wednesday lost her gold tooth, which fell into a toilet at Citi Field.

Friday Happy Hour: Talking in Your Sleep

Jason English

1. I've said a lot of crazy things while sleeping. On Monday night, my wife decided to write some of them down.