John Adams drank a tankard of hard cider each day and had the occasional beer for breakfast.
There are a handful of different DVD versions of Raiders of the Lost Ark, some even carrying boasts like “Special Edition” and “The Complete Adventure Collection." But none of them contain a defi
It's time for a short but sweet Tuesday Test Time challenge at the mentalfloss.com Brain Game. Good luck!
As of November 2011, name the oldest
living child of a former U.S.
An undercover FBI informant spent twenty years infiltrating white supremacist groups.
Julian Beever is an English artist who specializes in creating trompe-l'œil chalk drawings.
Earlier this morning, our research editor Sandy Wood helped a reader propose via today's Brain Game.
In lieu of our usual Monday Math Square (which will return next week), today's mentalfloss.com Brain Game is a puzzle that will have very special meaning to at least one of our regulars.
The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department is taking a new look into the case of actress Natalie Wood's death.
Twitter is great way to stay in touch with friends, keep up on the lives of your favorite celebrities, shamelessly live-tweet your trip to the store, and even get some of the most amazing 140-characte
From Holly, enjoy getting the iPhone's Siri to do your work for you?
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Other than the strange fact that Laurel and Hardy are in this classroom picture and that the teachers are so blurry they can't be recognized, do you notice anything strange about this photograph?
There's been a lot of talk about college sports lately thanks to the tragic scandal at Penn State University. This has had me thinking a lot about what sports mean to a school.
In 1939, the U.S. celebrated Democrat Thanksgiving and Republican Thanksgiving.
To rake or not to rake, that is the question: whether tis nobler in the mind to suffer the sticks and acorns of outrageous Fall fortune, or to take arms against a sea of leaves, and by opposing end th
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