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The Weekend Links

Allison Keene

80s dancing was the crown jewel of 80s movies, and no one does 80s movies better than the Brat Pack, ergo, this mashup video of Brat Pack dance mania is just pure gold. * From the Annals of Stuff Ma

The Weekly Recap

Jason English

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

The Late Movies: Resevoir Dogs

Mario Marsicano

OK, ready for a really random one? There appears to be a trend at weddings where the groom and groomsmen recreate the walking scene from Reservoir Dogs. Who even knew this was a thing?

9 Innovative Outdoor Ads

Mario Marsicano

When I first saw this health club bus shelter ad with a scale built into the seat, my first reaction was, "That's brutal." But my second thought was it would definitely get my attention

Friday Happy Hour: Questions from the Audience

Jason English

Thanks to everyone who suggested topics of discussion. Our photoshoot was a smashing success.

The Quick 10: Dodger Stadium

Stacy Conradt

I've recently decided that I need to see a game at every baseball stadium in the MLB.

Virtuosos of the Big Piano

Chris Higgins

You know the giant piano at FAO Schwarz? It was featured in the Tom Hanks classic* Big, in which Hanks and Robert Loggia play "Heart and Soul" by dancing around.

Friday Happy Hour: Give Me a Hand

Jason English

I have to run out for a couple hours to take care of some very important business (OK, my wife and I are bringing Charlotte to have a family portrait taken.) I haven't gotten a chance to put toge

8 Intriguing Pairs (and Trios) Who Died on the Same Day

Mark Juddery

"Death comes in threes" is a popular maxim. In the world of fame and celebrity, however, it seems that death usually comes in twos.

mental_floss on CNN

Jason English

Embedded video from CNN Video The fine folks at CNN had me back yesterday.

The Weird Week in Review

Miss Cellania

No More Butt Hole Road The residents of Butt Hole Road in Conisbrough, South Yorkshire, England are tired of the jokes, the tourists, and the constant questions.

Hitler's Downfall Was Bad Subtitles

Ransom Riggs

You may remember a 2005 Academy Award nominee for Best Foreign Language Film called Downfall, about the last days of Hitler.

Brain Game: McLanderstone & Associates

A local accounting office employs four men whose names are often confused becaused of their similar sound.

How Did You Know? - {day 4}

David K. Israel

Play for your chance to WIN a $100 shopping spree in our store! We're back with another 5-day trivia hunt! First let's meet our current champions, and big $100 winners, Hoang-Kim Vu, Ros

Morning Cup of Links: Whack-a-Kitties

Miss Cellania

The 9 Most Outrageous Outlaw Heroes. I love these types of stories that you don't read in history class, but would have made those classes so much more interesting.

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