Small Peanuts?


Small Peanuts?


We Want Your Nerdy/Adorable Childhood Photos

Jason English

1. In the new issue of mental_floss magazine, we've featured a few reader-submitted photos with celebrities.

Super Mario Brothers + Line Rider = Shenanigans

Chris Higgins

Just one more crazy SMB video, and then I swear I'll stop. For a while.

The Imagined Futures of Alex Andreev

Ransom Riggs

Alex Andreev is a Russian artist. He calls his style "hermetic," and while I'm not sure what that means exactly, his work is certainly compelling.

Magazine Sneak Peek: The World's Messiest Food Festivals

Mangesh & Jason

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

Bonus Quiz: Name the Last Nine NBA Champions

Jason Plautz

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.

The Weird Week in Review

Miss Cellania

Perry Mason Not a Lawyer A man named Perry Mason was arrested in Houston Tuesday. The offense? Practicing law without a license.

Brain Game: John & Keith & Mick & Paul

Below are five song titles with blanks. If you fill the blanks with one set of words, you'll come up with five song titles by The Beatles.

Morning Cup of Links: the Goat Button

Miss Cellania

18 Ways Attention Goes Wrong. That seems like an awful long list for people who may have attention problems. * Pregnant Women Are Smug.

The King of Hearts: Ford Madox Brown

Andréa Fernandes

Exactly 188 years ago today, the English painter Ford Madox Brown (1821-1893) was born.

The Quick 10: How 10 Works of Art Were Discovered

Stacy Conradt

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.

The 5pm Quiz: Don Cherry Outfit or Clown Costume?

Jason Plautz

Yesterday's 5pm Quiz asked you to simply name all 30 NHL teams. Today's is a little different.

How Early Is Too Early for TV Nudity?

Linda Rodriguez McRobbie

Full frontal nudity on public television "“ before 9

8 Countries & States That Moved Their Capitals

Ethan Trex

Learning state and national capitals is a time-honored way of boring schoolchildren during geography lessons.

Screen Grabs from The Simpsons

Chris Higgins

Okay, this is just the best kind of silly.

Odds/Ends: 15%-Off T-Shirts & An Internship Update

Jason English

The 97th anniversary of the sinking of the Titanic has come and gone, but our 15%-off t-shirt sale continues.