The ZIP in ZIP Code stands for Zone Improvement Plan.
Every Friday, I post a series of unrelated questions meant to spark conversation in the comments. Answer one, answer all, respond to someone else's reply, whatever you want. Very casual.
The lowest recorded attendance at a World Cup game was 300, for Romania v. Peru in 1930.
Related Fact: What's the highest recorded attendance, you ask?
Presented without comment: The Daily Show's Mo Rocca covers pigeon racing in 1999.
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Jesus Goes Up in Flames
A 62-foot tall statue of Jesus at the Solid Rock Church on I-75 near Cincinnati was sometimes called "Big Butter Jesus" or "Touchdown Jesus" because of h
Today's Brain Game is an easier-than-most Word Ladder.
When you think you hate your job, think about the guy who dives into the sewers of Mexico City.
So there's this dude on YouTube, a really talented musician, who re-records famous songs and switches their genres around.
Certain moments in sports have a way of staying with us through the years. We remember them by name and date and the emotions surrounding them.
If you're looking to relive your favorite action or horror movie, you're in luck.
Welcome to our new daily feature! Since we're borrowing the 'Number of the Day' concept from Sesame Street, we figured we'd start with a Sesame Street stat. Mr.
Cardinals wear red ones. The Pope wears a white one. Rabbis often wear black ones. What's the difference?
Well, in this case, form does not follow function. Let's start with rabbis.
I mentioned Watson, IBM's Jeopardy-playing computer, back in February. But the details were a little thin back then.
While some families are putting helmets and knee pads on their children in order to ride a bicycle, others are installing trampolines in the backyard.
Thanks for the warm welcome, everybody! For my inaugural mental_floss post, I think I'll just direct everyone to one of my all-time favorite places on the internet.
If you place these 11 three-letter groups in the correct order, you'll form three 11-letter words reading top-to-bottom.