Facebook engineers originally wanted to call the "Like" button the "Awesome" button.
NPR has an excerpt from Brent Jeffs' book about growing up in a family of one father, four mothers, twenty children, and more cousins than he can count. There's also an audio interview.
Earlier this month marked the 78th anniversary of the death of Thomas Cooper Gotch (1853-1931).
This past weekend was the unofficial start of summer. Let's continue the summer theme with some backyard mishaps.
I'm back from my trip and have lots of flossy goodness to share with you all week, starting with one of the most well-known tourist traps in L.A.
Monday's New York Times included an article on the purported dangers of texting (or text-message-sending, for you grumpy older folks).
Finally, there's a use for all those LPs that have been collecting dust in your closet: sleeveface!
The short answer is that the United States got a really great lease on Guantanamo Bay.
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We're back with another 5-day trivia hunt!
First let's meet our current champions, and big $100 winners, Hoang-Kim Vu, Ros
All through history there have been people, mostly men, who devote years and years of their lives building something very unique and personal. Lucky for us, these erections are built to last.
It's a Poem! It's a Riddle! It's two, two, two mints in one! Depending on your perspective, I'm getting better (or worse) at devising bad riddles. Give this one a good think...
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.
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.
At the request of reader Becci, this weekend's edition of "Feel Art Again" features Tokihiro SatÅ.
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.
In case you weren't obsessively refreshing mentalfloss.com all week, here's what you missed:
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