If you combine the electoral college results of the '80 and '84 elections, Reagan won 1014-62.
When it came time to collect their medals, these athletes said, "No thanks."
Image credit: ComstockThe first documented use of the phrase in the sense of “revealing a secret" comes from a book review in a 1760 issue of The London Magazine, wherein the reviewer laments tha
In 1793, the French Revolution was in full swing. Royal sympathizers—nobles, military officers, clergy, and other aristocrats—were guaranteed a sharp kiss from the guillotine.
When the London Olympics open on July 27th, the Parade of Nations will be our introduction to the 2012 athletes.
Alex Dainis has grapheme to color synesthesia, meaning that within her brain, numbers have strong associations with colors -- "each number has its own color, or personality," she explains.
Each week Miss Kathleen provides links to a variety of stories about libraries, authors, and books.
Today's mentalfloss.com Brain Game Think Thursday challenge sends you across the globe to name four nations.
The letters Napoleon wrote to Josephine resemble the desperate, angry, and pathetic e-mails, texts, and voicemails you might see today.
Harbor the raccoon was caged, neglected, and malnourished before wildlife rehabilitator MaryEllen Schoeman took him in.
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While an everyday ‘stache might gain you a cult following or a cameo on Reno 911, a truly magnificent mustache could catapult you into the Guinness Book of Worl
Last month, while Jason was flying home from Chicago, he asked readers to submit their most amazing facts related to air travel.
We've combed through the submissions, fact-checked our favorite
The Replacements' classic album Pleased to Meet Me turned 25 this week.
Chances are, you've been humming these classic TV theme songs for years. Now you can get their lyrics stuck in your head, too.
I grew up on Cunningham Street, and it was a cruel slap of encroaching old age when the person I was giving my address to over the phone didn't know what I meant when I replied "Just like th
Note: Colin is off at some conference. Make InternJulia feel welcome!
Ahhh, the age-old melting ice cream excuse!