Andre Agassi's father represented Iran in boxing in the 1948 and 1952 Olympics.
We hope you aren't too sleepy from watching the Olympics to enjoy today's mentalfloss.com Brain Game Wednesday Wordplay challenge.
Dumps Are Overflowing with Old Pianos. Fewer people play these days, and even fewer want to give space and maintenance to a large instrument that isn't used.
Even though Full House has been off the air since 1995, it's one of the few shows that can suck me in for a good, long TV marathon.
At some schools, stripping down is a serious sport. Here are seven colleges that place streaking on par with other organized athletic endeavors.
For Those That Like Reading on the Beach...
And cannot possibly fathom the thought of your swimwear and book not matching perfectly.
Turbo B and Penny Ford, featured performers on "The Power"
On July 5, 2011, the 39-story "Techno-Mart" mall in Seoul, South Korea shook for ten minutes, causing a two-day evacua
Matt Soniak is our in-house answer man. Since 2008, he's answered hundreds of Big Questions, and saved me valuable time whenever I'm wondering anything.
Dave Hogan/NBCNBC paid the International Olympic Committee a record $1.18 billion for the U.S. broadcast rights to the 2012 London Games and $4.38 billion for the four Olympics from 2014-2020.
In 2003's "ultimate romantic comedy" Love Actually, Hugh Grant plays the single, newly appointed Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, known only as "Prime Minister." Tony Bla
If you want to create something that will appeal to internet surfers, keep this in mind: the essence of comedy is the juxtaposition of opposites, or at least somewhat unrelated things.
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Modern hi-tech washing machines can be used as musical instruments!
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The flying car has been invented over and over again. The problem is, each iteration has fallen somewhere on the line between amusing failure and outright disaster.
When baby sloths eat, they cling tightly to their mothers. The instinct is so strong that the youngsters won't eat if they aren't cuddling.
It’s Been 65 Years Since the Events in Roswell Definitely Did or Absolutely Didn't Happen
Time explores the story all these years later:
Killing Aliens 101
Aliens aren’t just a thing