M&M’s stands for “Mars & Murrie’s,” the last names of the candy’s founders.
If you've ever wondered where the world's best place to get pelted with oranges is, or how much olive oil you should douse yourself in before entering a Turkish wrestling contest, the new is
Parity has been a buzzword in sports recently, but the NBA doesn't seem to have gotten the message. They've only had nine different teams win the championship in the last 30 years.
Perry Mason Not a Lawyer
A man named Perry Mason was arrested in Houston Tuesday. The offense? Practicing law without a license.
Below are five song titles with blanks. If you fill the blanks with one set of words, you'll come up with five song titlesÂ by The Beatles.
18 Ways Attention Goes Wrong. That seems like an awful long list for people who may have attention problems.
Pregnant Women Are Smug.
Exactly 188 years ago today, the English painter Ford Madox Brown (1821-1893) was born.
It was this month in 1820 that a peasant farming the fields stumbled across one of the greatest artistic finds in history: the Venus de Milo.
Yesterday's 5pm Quiz asked you to simply name all 30 NHL teams. Today's is a little different.
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Learning state and national capitals is a time-honored way of boring schoolchildren during geography lessons.
Okay, this is just the best kind of silly.
The 97th anniversary of the sinking of the Titanic has come and gone, but our 15%-off t-shirt sale continues.
I don't know about you, but nothing makes us happier than a dumb criminal story. Which is why we commissioned a whole bunch of them for the new mental_floss, hitting stands in just 4 days!
This is the fifth and final installment of a series on local characters whose fame spread by way of the internet.
I graduated from USC film school a few years ago, and one of the things I do when I'm not blogging is write screenplays (and make films, shameless plug!), but I don't blog much about writing