At the Wife Carrying World Championships in Finland, first prize is the wife’s weight in beer.
So it's March 14 again, and that means it's time to celebrate everyone's favorite irrational real number, Pi.
Lately I've had skinny houses on the brain. My wife's an architect and we're in the process of getting bids for a renovation of a house we're in the process of buying.
It's time for all you geniuses to tackle this week's mental_floss
Do we have any native Newfoundlanders in the audience? Anyone want to impress us with an explanation?
My father-in-law passed along this clip, which reminded me of the game Don't Break the
Nothing to look forward to now that we've sprung ahead? I'm thinking about perhaps getting some new plates.
Forget about a ghost town -- this is a ghost country.
Step 1: Use a Cereal Company as Your Realtor
Back in the Golden Days of Radio, the Quaker Oats Company sponsored a program called "The Challenge of the Yukon." Essentially the sort of stor
The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA), the agency that brought you the Internet, is funding a set of projects to develop better prosthetic arms.
For his vicious hit on Ryan Hollweg, Chris Simon of the New York Islanders was suspended an NHL-record twenty-five games on Sunday.
That's what the conspiracy theorists would have us think. But the real meaning of yesterday's mysterious sky-message, which appeared over West L.A. at about 1:30pm, is apparently a secret.
The day you ask your girlfriend to be your wife is a special day.
People oftentimes assume Tracy Morgan is drunk or stoned to the bejesus. This is absurd to me, and cruel, too.
It's time for another whimsical Tuesday Turnip search wherein I type a random phrase and we see what kind of interesting factoids "turn-up."
Today I typed in "the oldest in the
Driving out of Death Valley last week, on a lonely road miles from the nearest car or human-built structure, I came upon a striking grave marker.
Prince's shadow has enraged the community of people who write angry letters to the FCC. During the Super Bowl halftime show, his guitar looked a little too much like something else.