After a 2011 vote, Toyota announced that the official plural of Prius was Prii.
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This Friday, 152 million people—that’s half the population of the United States—will flock to shopping malls, big box stores, online merchants and r
Research editor and mentalfloss.com regular Kara Kovalchik will be on Talk of the Nation this afternoon to discuss her recent story 11 Sounds Your Kids Have Probably Never Heard. Tune in!
Tattoos have been in and out of fashion for thousands of years.
Each week Miss Kathleen provides links to a variety of stories about libraries, authors, and books. If there’s something noteworthy going on in your local library, leave us a
Just in time for Thanksgiving, we dug up some treasured holiday recipes from political eras past and present.
We're taking a short break for the long holiday weekend.
With the new Muppet Movie opening today, Miss Piggy sits down for an interview. Or whatever passes for sitting down when you're a Muppet.
The Laziest Thanksgiving Recipes.
Our Thanksgiving gift to you: Six videos of dogs and turkeys. You're welcome.
11/22/11 is the 791st anniversary of Frederick II being crowned Holy Roman Emperor, the 293rd anniversary of Blackbeard’s beheading, the 254th anniversary of the Austrian defeat of Prussia in the Sev
Last week’s security breach/assassination attempt at the White House was a shocker, but it’s hardly the first time it's happened.
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According to a Daily Mail article, "sleep texting" is a thing.
I have relatives who knew real problems, living in ghettos under Nazi control. You've seen the movies, you've read the books, you've heard the stories.
Advertisers know that the taste of a better lifestyle will sell products.
There are a handful of different DVD versions of Raiders of the Lost Ark, some even carrying boasts like “Special Edition” and “The Complete Adventure Collection." But none of them contain a defi
It's time for a short but sweet Tuesday Test Time challenge at the mentalfloss.com Brain Game. Good luck!
As of November 2011, name the oldest
living child of a former U.S.