Michael Jackson’s 1988 autobiography Moonwalk was edited by Jackie O.
Although the first "freak show" at Coney Island opened in 1880, the golden age of the village's side shows began in 1904 when Samuel W.
In the 1929 Marx Brothers film, Cocoanuts, Groucho explains to Chico his plans to develop and auction some land in Florida.
Enjoy a gallery of amazing images from scanning tunneling microscopes. These are pictures taken at the molecular level.
A study finds that some thoughts really do require language.
Several weeks back, reader Johnny Cat suggested Bouguereau's paintings for "˜Feel Art Again.' Adolphe William Bouguereau's "A Young Girl Defending Herself Against Eros"
With prices for a simple cup of coffee approaching $4.00 at some national coffee-tailers -- and my own addiction to espresso leading to a recent home appliance purchase that cost as much as a low-end
"¢ We've elected the winners of our 'Super Tuesday' contest.
In Chicago, seven well-dressed men were lined up against a wall and shot through their backs. What really happened at the St.
If you want to see some truly historic sports memorabilia, you've got to make the trip to a hall of fame or museum.
Not the blood-thirsty Audrey II from Little Shop of Horrors "“ we're talking about the very real plants that feast on insects and invertebrates.
I used to write a column called "Commuting Suicide" for YesButNoButYes. For a while, this was fun.
Apples are ubiquitous in our culture, especially in legend and lore "“ from Isaac Newton to William Tell, Johnny Appleseed to Snow White, Greek mythology to the forbidden fruit of the Bible.
We here at Mental_floss love to uncover visions of the future -- especially when that "future" is already long past.
After the color reincarnation of Dragnet had exhausted its run, TV genius Jack Webb decided there were plenty of stories to be mined from the day-to-day exploits of the average cop on patrol duty.
In 2006, self-described "average guy" Tom Locke decided to see what he could get companies to send him for free by mailing out 100 letters.
I have flat, sensitive, wide feet. They look and feel like they belong to someone grossly overweight and possibly arthritic. Meanwhile, I'm anything but.