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Brain Game: Cap Up

Here's today's mentalfloss.com Brain Game Tuesday Test Time challenge. Give it a shot! The names of which two U.S.

Morning Cup of Links: Hooligan Penguins

Miss Cellania

The Museum of the Confederacy is asking your help in identifying the people in eight Civil War-era photographs.

How One Dad Got Lawn Darts Banned

Matt Soniak

Lawn darts, or Jarts, were all the rage in the 1980s.

5 Questions: Bedding II: Pillow Fight

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11 Wars That Lasted Way Longer Than They Should Have

Kathy Benjamin

Thanks to lost paperwork, diplomatic technicalities, or just plain forgetting they had declared war in the first place, many countries remained in a state of war long after the actual fighting had sto

11 Classic Tongue Twisters

Jamie Spatola

You guys are still into tongue twisters, right? I didn't want to admit it. Even for me, it just seemed too childish.

11 Country Stars and Their Cookbooks

Bill DeMain

1. Kitty Wells Country Kitchen Cookbook by Kitty Wells

The Missing Links: The Last Moment Robot

Colin Patrick

Let’s Save These 11 Places, Shall We? On this day of amazing lists of 11 here at mental_floss, it seems fitting to share another notable compilation of that number.

11 Planets You Never Had to Memorize

Calli Arcale

??"My Very Early Mother Just Served Us Nine Pizzas.” Whatever mnemonic you used, you probably had to learn nine planets.  (Younger readers may be learning just eight!)  But our solar system actua

11 Quirky Code Names for Apple Products

Chris Higgins

Apple uses secret internal code names for many of its products before they're released.

11 Game Show Hosts and Their Musical Aspirations

Stacy Conradt

After legendary game show host Richard Dawson passed away last week, Gawker dug up a single Dawson released in 1967.

11 Languages Spoken by 11 People or Fewer

Adrienne Crezo

Vladimir Korostyshevskiy / Shutterstock.com 1. Ho-Chunk is the language of the Hocák Nation, more commonly known as the Winnebago tribe of Wisconsin and Nebraska.

How 11 Triple Crown Winners Spent Their Retirement Years

Scott Allen

JOHN ANGELILLO/UPI/Landov The decision to scratch and retire I’ll Have Another with swelling in his left front leg on the day before the Belmont Stakes cost him a shot to become the 12th Triple Cr

11 Cool, Creative and Totally Crazy Barbecue Grills

Jill Harness

It’s summertime, which means it’s time to start burning hot dogs grilling! If you’re in the market for a new one, maybe one of these strange grills will spark your

Awkward Family Photos Contest Winners!

Andréa Fernandes

We're so excited to have the Awkward Family Photos Game in our store that we partnered with FamilyAndPartyGames.com to run a contest to give away copies of the game! On Tuesday, Wednesday, and T