Winston Churchill's mother was born in Brooklyn.
It's time once again for the Friday Free-for-all here at the mentalfloss.com Brain Game.
The Occupy Wall Street movement was losing steam after two months, until the police crackdown Tuesday night.
It's Thursday night and we have a brand spanking new GUESS THE THEME for your enjoyment. Once again, all the clips below have something in common.
So have you guys checked out the list of Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade balloons for this year? You’ve probably heard about Tim Burton’s B.
From Oscar the Grouch's Israeli cousin to Nigeria's Yam Monster, here are some of our favorite international Muppets.
You may have heard about some new bills making their way through the U.S. Congress, related to piracy on the internet. But what are they and what's the big deal?
I've written about mondegreens on this blog before. A misheard, or made-up lyric, is called a mondegreen, after Lady Mondegreen. But who is Lady Mondegreen?
Volodymyr Krasyuk / Shutterstock.comIn the last few weeks, media outlets have reported on parents using Facebook and other social networking sites to trade lollipops and other items infected by childr
Thanksgiving is a time for traditional foods, but there's no reason you can't celebrate with cupcakes!
Have fun with today's Think Thursday challenge at the mentalfloss.com Brain Game. Good luck!
As depicted below, what's the missing number in the following sequence?
Rich Juzwiak judged a child beauty pageant. No extra snark is necessary to make this both interesting and disturbing.
It goes without saying that we’re super excited for longtime flosser Ransom Riggs and the folks over at Quirk Books.
Tonight on The Late Movies, an important historical document of the early 1990s: Nintendo Preview Music Jam.
Consider the following ingredient lists:McDonald's Fancy Ketchup: Tomato concentrate from red ripe tomatoes, distilled vinegar, high fructose corn syrup, corn syrup, water, salt, natural flavors
With some notable exceptions like blueberries, bluefish and blue corn, the color blue is rare among edible plants and animals.