In a 1917 letter to Winston Churchill, Admiral John Fisher used the phrase "O.M.G."
A word ladder is the challenge for today's Wednesday Wordplay segment at the mentalfloss.com Brain Game.
How America turned poverty into a crime.
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??If you're from a town with a strong union presence, you know that if new commercial construction happens without union labor, protests often follow.
Eighty-one years ago today, Betty Boop made her debut on the big screen.
USS Monitor was the Union's first ironclad warship in the Civil War; it was built is response to Confederate construction of the ironclad Virginia (previously known as Merrimack when in wooden fo
Oldfangled, meaning old-fashioned, is a word. Overway, meaning something has gone on for too long, is not.
Stereoscopic GIFs alternate between the left and right images of a stereogram, capturing the same image from two different vantage points positioned inches apart.
Retracing the life of August Landmesser and his tragic family history.
Trained law enforcement officers and negotiators apprehend the vast majority of criminals. Sometimes, though, a civilian steps in and makes their job much easier.
The mentalfloss.com Brain Game presents: Tuesday Test Time.
Transplant patient Lyndon Baty can't attend school in person since his immune system shut down. So he controls a robot that attends classes for him.
I made $8 at my mom’s garage sale last weekend. That wasn’t a typo—I only made eight dollars, which put me in the hole about $79 when you factor in the speeding ticket I got on the way to her house.
An escaped peacock from New York’s Central Park Zoo found perching on Fifth Avenue window ledges drew attention—and international headlines—from news crews, bird watchers and well wishers last week.
What to do with old tires? Well, we can use them to make wonderful parks for our children, if you recall this post I wrote on unusual playgrounds.
A look back at sequels that people refuse to acknowledge.