The duffel bag is named for Duffel, Belgium, where the cloth used in the bags was originally sold.
We've plucked ten islands off the world map (not to scale, of course). Can you match all ten to their names? Just type the corresponding numbers in the blanks in the right column. Good luck!
It's been a while, but it's finally time for another College Weekend!
On the day before St. Patrick's Day, celebrate St.
Most heiresses would be content to sit back in obscurity with their millions, but Hilton has turned herself into a media cottage industry despite her utter lack of any sort of talent tha
Every other week, we'll offer a special discount to a different group of flossers.
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The Tournament of Genius
Over the next few weeks, we'll be having a little March Madness of our own here at mentalfloss.com.
When I teach my fiction classes, I always tell my students: Write what you know. Of course, I didn't make this up; it's a clichÃ© by this point, but one that makes sense.
We sometimes joke that women have an inbuilt object-locating organ that men don't have so we know where everything is, and men can just ask instead of looking for an item themselves.
There weren't quite enough of these for a good "name them in five minutes" quiz, and the spelling would have been difficult for many.
20 Things You Didn't Know About Time. In many ways, it's more flexible than I imagined.
How Science Fiction Found Religion.
Editor's Note: This quiz is less than a month old, which makes it a little young for us to be re-running it already.
We've teamed up with the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame and are offering our readers the chance to win a trip to Cleveland for the induction ceremony.
Eleven years ago yesterday, Bill Reid (1920-1998) passed away.
Candy Land and Monopoly are both board games that are, brilliantly, (read: such a bad idea) being made into movies. Where will it end? Minesweeper: The Movie? Minesweeper really frustrated me.