If you combine the electoral college results of the '80 and '84 elections, Reagan won 1014-62.
An often-cited statistic claims a new baby typically robs parents of anywhere between 400-750 hours of sleep in the first year alone.
Related Question: Over to you, moms and dads—how much sleep did
Ahhh, the celeb remake. They all want one... but do they all need one? Some colleagues of mine and I thought these up.
Here's some more Filling Station fun at the mentalfloss.com Brain Game.
The mission to get Osama bin Laden.
You don’t get the nickname Monsieur Mangetout (“Mr. Eat Everything”) without earning it.
Purple Rain goddess Apollonia turns 52 today. To honor the most notable partner of the Purple One, we've rounded up an assortment of covers of the signature song from the duo's 1984 film.
Many women who are nine months pregnant wouldn't consider taking the Bar Exam in their condition.
For a guy who was a major pioneer of rock ‘n’ roll and rap, not to mention the music video, Louis Jordan is criminally underappreciated.
Boxing great Sugar Ray Leonard retired in 1982. Then again in 1984. Enough, he said once more in 1987. And 1991.
Buying fruit juice at the supermarket is a surprisingly complicated task that leads to myriad questions. What’s really in that “100% juice”?
Today is WiFi Day (8-02-11)! I'm not sure how we're supposed to celebrate, but I'll throw out two questions for discussion:
On August 1, 1981, MTV launched at 12:01am. Below you can see the first hour of MTV, in six ten-minute chunks.
When we think of Jules Verne, we think of the genius behind 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea or Journey to the Center of the Earth (my personal favorite of only because I read it first, at an impressionab
Cucumbers never grew well in the garden at my old home. But this year we broke ground for a garden in the backyard, unearthing flood plain soil that hadn't been cultivated in decades.