Janis Joplin left $2,500 in her will for her friends to "have a ball after I’m gone."
My husband is a House fan. He didn't believe me when I told him Hugh Laurie was a British comedian. I had to show him some clips.
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
Japanese Mascots exemplify the concept of kawaii, which means cute. Kawaii is very, very popular in Japan right now. Don't believe me? Take a look at the following 7 mascots:
Back in August, reader Tom Brandt made a request. A demand,
In this TED Talk, author Pamela Meyer talks about how to spot a lie. You've seen Lie to Me, right?
Whale Takes Australian Couple On Wild Boat Ride
Glenn Wilson and Nerida Higgins were enjoying a cruise on their yacht off the coast of Queensland, Australia, when a humpback whale grabbed their ancho
We haven't done a logic puzzle for the mentalfloss.com Brain Game in quite some time, so let's remedy that with today's Free-for-all Friday challenge.
The 32 Wittiest Comebacks Of All Time. They may not all be true, but they are are memorable. NSFW text.
Hi-tech sidewalk tiles transform the footsteps of people walking on them into electricity.
For generations, kids spent their summers chasing each other around the backyard with simple water pistols that barely shot more than a few feet.
To celebrate the birthday of one of our finest pop composers, we look behind the scenes of his classic song, “Bridge Over Troubled
Last night, Law & Order: SVU did that “ripped from the headlines” thing where they borrow elements of real-world criminal cases or address current issues in law enforcement.
After Nelson Cruz’s dramatic walk-off grand slam on Monday, there’s been a lot of talk about whether or not it was really the first walk-off slam in postseason history.
Reporter Joshua Topolsky at This is My Next decided to ask the new iPhone's voice assistant some unusual questions.
This is a double post, rolled into one. What I mean is, first I'm going to announce the winner of the Boss box contest and then I'm going to launch a new contest with another cool prize.
It's Thursday, it's late, it's time for GUESS THE THEME! All the clips below have something in common. Leave you best guesses in the comments.