Wilford Brimley was Howard Hughes' bodyguard.
In this live story from The Moth, Malcolm Gladwell explains how he ruined his friendship with his college friend Craig.
This "Should You Leave The Shower?" flowchart describes me more or less every day.
The story of Hustisford looks very much like the story people usually tell about their immigrant ancestors. But in this story, there's a twist.
Skyfall — the 23rd entry in the James Bond franchise and the third to star Daniel Craig — hit U.S.
Installment #43: After simultaneous defeats at Kirk Kilisse and Kumanovo, October 22-24, 1912, the Ottoman Empire’s plan for defending its European territories collapsed.
I’m Just A Little Bit Excited For Lincoln
As the father of 3-year-old and 1-year-old boys, I only vaguely recall what the inside of a movie theatre looks like.
Yesterday, The O.C. creator Josh Schwartz tweeted a photo of the syllabus for California Here We Come: The O.C. and the Self-Aware Culture of 21st Century America.
On Fridays, I post a series of unrelated questions meant to spark conversation in the comments. Answer one, answer all, respond to someone else's reply, whatever you want.
The science titan wasn’t used to being outsmarted. But after two years of trying to shut down English counterfeiting, one underworld kingpin was still getting the better of
Back when I was a kid, life was pretty simple. Saturday morning cartoons were awesome, Ecto Cooler was abundant and the Soviet Union collapsed before they could drop any nukes on us.
Please say hello to my buddy Doug, whose likes and dislikes will help you solve today's mentalfloss.com Brain Game Free-for-all Friday challenge.
Miss Cellania is on vacation, so I’ll be filling in this week. Enjoy!
Which presidents have been portrayed in film the most times?
It's Thursday, it's late, it's time once again for the game that's sweeping the nation: GUESS THE THEME! All the clips below have something in common.
Photography That’s Part of This Nutritious Breakfast
Cerealism uses crunchy breakfast treats to create interesting photographic landscapes.
Last week, in the wake of Hurricane Sandy, readers @amyh914, @dauentina and ?@TheRealYadiM all asked if we should expect a spike in birth rates along the East Coat nine months from now—a mini-baby boo