There really was a Dr. Scholl. Podiatrist William Mathias Scholl was born in Indiana.
First: If you're one of our readers in New Jersey, Delaware, New York, or any of the other areas impacted by Hurricane Sandy, our thoughts are with you.
Just in time to give your spine a little tingle for Halloween, filmmakers Josh and Jeremiah Daws have captured a Disneyland marriage proposal gone horribly awry.
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Last night we put the call out for readers’ nagging hurricane questions.
Among the stunning photos of Hurricane Sandy, a number of fakes also went viral.
It’s really hard to write a book; it’s even harder to sell one.
Storm-related news aside, here's an interesting question about next week's US election: What happens if there's a tie? Within the Electoral College, there are 538 electors.
Every dog seems to have one—that special spot on his belly or flank that, when scratched, sends his back leg kicking like crazy.
We've been all about the alphabet in our recent Tuesday Test Time challenges. This time around, you need rattle off just two letters to solve today's mentalfloss.com Brain Game.
A timeline of real-time updates on hurricane Sandy and what it's doing to the U.S. Atlantic coast.
Last month, I shared 10 wonderful book trailers.
When disaster hits, it destroys whatever is in its path, whether it's a private residence or a major bank that contains hundreds of thousands of financial records.
As Hurricane Sandy makes landfall on the East Coast, here's a look back at other dramatic hurricanes in American history.
As Hurricane Sandy pounds the East Coast, here's a Big Question from the mental_floss