7-Up was originally called "Bib-Label Lithiated Lemon-Lime Soda."
By Erik Sass
If you're looking to make an unforgettable getaway, let Winston Churchill, Geronimo, and the slave who mailed himself to freedom show you the way.
The Energizer BunnyÂ wasÂ ripped off fromÂ a Duracell commercial?Â The outfits worn by Playboy BunniesÂ were the firstÂ patented work outfits?
In case you weren't obsessively refreshing mentalfloss.com all week, here's what you
The ultimate couch potato accessory: a universal remote that doubles as a bottle opener (surely having liquid and electronics so close together isn't a great idea ...)
So you say you know your Star Wars flicks when you hear 'em? Prove it. Our friends at boingboing.net posted my quiz today.
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When Tiger Woods announced he'd make his comeback at the Masters, a British bookmaker immediately installed him as a 4-1 favorite.
Never underestimate the myriad uses for bacon: flamethrowers, vodka, bouquets, here are the 10 most ponderous pork usages.
An interactive guide to the Periodic Table - even those who were superbl
Looking for something a little more inspired than standard deviled eggs to serve at your Easter gathering?
Sure, you've seen the 1939 movie Gone With the Wind, who hasn't?
While those of us who do the egg-decorating thing will likely content ourselves with store-bought dyes and stickers this Sunday, there is a certain set of people whose Easter dÃ©cor is more likely to
UC Berkeley Ph.D. student Jeremy Maitin-Shepard has developed a robot capable of folding towels. Watch in the video below as the robot inspects, folds, and stacks the towels.
French naval officer, explorer, and filmmaker Jacques-Yves Cousteau helped millions of people learn about what goes on under the ocean's surface.
Every Friday, 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. Very casual.