Before he wrote Jaws, Peter Benchley was a speechwriter for LBJ.
Many mental_floss readers contributed to the list of bookstore cats we met in the previous four posts on the subject -and I certainly appreciate your help!
This is Brain Game #696, and it’s Tuesday Test Time. Don protective gear now.
Two former U.S.
Chicken Chasing: A Cajun Mardi Gras Tradition.
In case you haven’t heard of him, Charlie Brooker is a British national treasure — and also a sneering, acidly sarcastic, fast-talking, hilarious journalist and TV presenter whose distinctly British t
In 1971, William Powell’s book The Anarchist Cookbook was first published.
The Monday Math Square turns 65 today, but retirement is still a ways off. Good luck!
The nine white squares inside the main red grid should be filled with the digits 1 through 9.
It’s been awhile since we’ve heard from Afghanistan Sam, my buddy who’s been living in Kabul for the past several years.
Raymond Daniel Towler was imprisoned for almost 29 years for a crime he did not commit.
Certain people can feel a storm approaching. Their joints ache.
The NFL Scouting Combine sends a similar physical warning for me, but the symptoms are usually migraine-related.
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Taking on any project involving The Beatles is an overwhelming task, so I simplified matters by limiting the selection to a few animated videos.
If you’ve seen a space shuttle launch from the ground, it’s an amazing experience — so I’m told.
Drunk Driver Crashes into Sober House
An SUV driven by a drunk driver slammed into a building in south Los Angeles Saturday night. Firefighters arrived to find the vehicle inside a room.