In the 1980s, a beer-drinking goat was elected mayor of Lajitas, TX.
Average IQ scores have been rising for 100 years.
Club 33: it’s one of the most exclusive clubs in the world. Nope, it’s not a password-protected bar in New York. And it’s not an invite-only nightclub in L.A. (though it’s in the vicinity).
YouTube user TehN1ppe has figured out a way to get YouTube to host 10-hour videos. Apparently he's "a 17 year old boy from FInland [sic]," according to his YouTube profile.
Three men vanished in 1897 while trying to fly to the North Pole. But 33 years later, Arctic explorers found the undeveloped film of the doomed voyage.
Warning: Battlestar Galactica spoilers abound in the following post!
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.