The duffel bag is named for Duffel, Belgium, where the cloth used in the bags was originally sold.
This week, I’m down in Austin doing some work, which has been wonderful on many levels seeing as, for starters, I somehow got to be mumble-mumble-years-old without ever stepping foot in Texas.
Today's mentalfloss.com Brain Game is another new Monday Math Square. Enjoy!
The nine white squares inside the main red grid should be filled with the digits 1 through 9.
Gerrymandering is when politicians select their voters instead of the other way around.
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The U.S. Joint Special Operations Command (JSOC, pronounced: JAY-sock) is best known for the Osama bin Laden raid.
Probably one of the most dangerous links I've ever posted … for procrastinators, anyway: bizarre websites on which you can kill time with style.
From Holly, cracking the code on why yuor bari
When shocking pictures were released of Omari, a face-slashing victim who was working single-handedly to defend an orphanage from roving thugs in Kenya, Reddit users stepped up to help the children Om
In case you weren't obsessively refreshing mentalfloss.com all week, here's what you
Even if you haven't seen "The Artist" (and you should), and aren't familiar with its star, Jean Dujardin (an amazingly talented and lovable man), his Villain Auditions are still a
Just 48 when she died, Whitney Houston will be laid to rest today, her “private” funeral webcast live to millions of mourners.
Which Rescue Ranger is Chip? Which crotchety old Muppet is Waldorf? Let's settle this once and for all.
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The line about the "stinking badges" made the American Film Institute's list of the 100 best movie quotes ever.
Betty Crocker might sound like someone’s mom or grandma who perfected family recipes in her kitchen at home, but she’s a total marketing fabrication. The same goes for Mrs. Butterworth.
Last year, I got a $500 ticket for going through a red light. It came in the mail with a grainy photo and video of me driving, clearly in violation of the law.
One of the apps we're working on is based on our trivia game, Split Decision. The team developing the app was hoping to get some feedback from you guys.
So I'm sitting here reading up on Easter candy and I came across this statistic:
In the UK, annual sales of Cadbury Creme Eggs are in excess of 200 million eggs despite the limited sales perio