The 1900 Olympics featured a live pigeon shooting event. The winner bagged 21 pigeons.
While we're celebrating a day of lists, I thought I'd go a little meta with this list of lists. Wikipedia is home to a lot of odd things, including...lists!
The mentalfloss.com Brain Game opens a new week with a Monday Math Square. I tried to include a few 11s to coincide with our 11-on-12 theme.
Officials in Taubaté, Brazil have hired a veteran to patrol neighborhoods dressed as Batman.
While you’ve probably seen hundreds of images of women working in factories during World War II, that wasn’t the first time women joined the workforce to help fill in for the millions of men sent out
You'd expect famous people to know other famous people. But maybe not these famous people.
I am no fan of Daylight Saving Time, and now I have even more fuel to add to that fire, because apparently ... springing forward could kill you.
In case you weren't obsessively refreshing mentalfloss.com all week, here's what you
There are plenty of videos out there with Christopher Walken reading things from "The Raven" to Gaga lyrics, but I particularly like his improvisation of "Where the Wild Things Are"
In 2008, The Vacationeers produced a series of short films about Google's never-ending list of new products and projects.
Programming Note! On the 11th day of every month, starting just after midnight, we run at least 11 '11 lists' (like a 10 list, only 10% better).
Last week a 900-year-old heart that allegedly belonged to St. Laurence O'Toole was stolen from a cathedral in Dublin. Although Rev.
During what month of pregnancy does a woman begin to look pregnant? "September."
On Fridays, 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.
Liam was having a problem with his router. It's not so much that the router didn't work, his cat just happened to love sleeping on it — knocking out the cord on a regular basis.