Barry Manilow did not write his hit "I Write the Songs."
Sure, 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue isn't exactly the Amityville house, but that big, drafty mansion is one of the most haunted of houses in 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.
Say "hi" to young Jill, whose likes and dislikes will help you solve today's mentalfloss.com Brain Game Free-for-all Friday challenge.
Hurricane Sandy is headed for the U.S. and Arctic air may bring in snow from the west.
You might remember that request Jason posted a couple of weeks ago—the one asking college students to pitch us ideas for a little thing we call College Weekend.
Installment #41: After Montenegro declared war on the Ottoman Empire on October 8, 1912, the situation began to unravel rapidly for the beleaguered Turks.
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.
We’ve seen geeky wedding invitations, wedding rings and wedding gowns, but now it’s time to look at the geeky sculptures resting on the top tier of the cake.
Search For Bobby Fischer At Your Own
Legendary monsters "exist," if only in legend, all over the world. The series of monsters continues with a look at a few strange stories from North America.
Back in 2010, I wrote a story about some very rare and very expensive video games.
From 1946 to 1956, Dean Martin and Jerry Lewis were show business supernovas.
UPDATE: Congratulations to Drew Scheeler, who was the first person to submit all the correct answers, and thanks to everyone for participating!
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How do you make a dinosaur roar, when we have no idea what dinosaurs actually sounded like? The sound designers for Jurassic Park recorded living animals and combined them.
Today's the day! At noon EST, we'll be holding a video trivia contest with NY1 anchor Pat Kiernan. There will be prizes—so make sure to come back then and test your smarts.