When asked if Abe had any hobbies, Mary Todd Lincoln said, “Cats.”
Here's some more Filling Station fun at the mentalfloss.com Brain Game.
NASA is looking for the next generation of astronauts.
As a father of two small children, I know that it’s always a little easier to get a child to follow a routine if one of their favorite characters are involved. Want you child to go to bed?
Sometimes, to amuse myself, I try to list all of the United States Presidents by memory. (What... you don’t do that?) I always forget poor Chester A.
While researching this post, I came across a quote from Justin Townes Earle that I just loved.
Earlier this year, Bill DeMain introduced us to 15 Wonderful Words With No English Equivalent. Now that you've integrated those into your vocabulary, here are 14
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If you wanted to be a bank robber on Yap, you’d need a forklift and a crane, along with an 18-wheeler to make your getaway.
This year marks the 150th anniversary of the start of the Civil War.
It's like something out of that Alanis song:
An old man turned ninety-eight, He won the lottery and died the next day
Dr. Ralph M.
NPR brings us "Wanna Live Forever? Become A Noun" -- a song about eponyms.
Did you know The Beatles made a TV movie?
Zombies make their appearances here and there all through the year, but you will see more of them this month.
It's Tuesday Test Time here at the mentalfloss.com Brain Game. Good luck!
Ben and Cal are both excellent 10-pin bowlers, but have a little trouble in the first and last throw of each game.
The TV series Arrested Development will be resurrected for nine or ten new episodes before the movie is released.
Before you sit down and watch all 115 episodes, see how well you remember the up-and-comers who appeared on the show in minor roles.