In 1726, Mary Toft convinced British doctors that she was giving birth to rabbits.
Economic inequality in the free market system holds everyone back because of inefficiency, according to economist Samuel Bowles.
Round two starts off with a plethora of crazy computer accessories. Actually that mitten doesn't seem so crazy to me ...
It's been two weeks since Conan's final Tonight Show.
In case you weren't obsessively refreshing mentalfloss.com all week, here's what you
In plenty of places this weekend, you guys are getting lots of rain and snow. So stay in and watch a classic movie ... for free!
The "Three Kings of the Blues Guitar" are Albert, B.B. and Freddie King (no relation).
By Maggie Koerth-Baker
The hottest thing about chili peppers isn't the way they taste; it's everything else they can do for you.
1. They Strangle
What's a girl to do for fun after the Grammys and all of the post-Grammy parties are over?
"All the sounds are the actual audio from the original video tape. No alterations has [sic] been made other than basic timeline editing.
[We'll leave the contest open through 11pm PT, Sunday.]
It's time for another caption contest! To repeat the rules, the idea here is quite simple: Your job is to come up with a gag.
Just an obligatory "we're on Twitter!" reminder.
You know the stories of the great players who have shaped the Super Bowl, but how well do you know the man who made the big game possible?
Actually, this isn't just one photograph -- it's a composite of 31 different images, taken in the shadow of the solar eclipse that passed over Asia and parts of the Pacific back in July for
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.