Elmo is the only non-human to testify before Congress.
I'm surprised nobody in our Birmingham office ever told me this story. Alabama's visitors locker room is named for James M. Fail (class of '49).
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One of my all-time favorite songs, for which my girlfriend always calls me a redneck, is Mickey Gilley’s "Don't the Girls All Get Prettier at Closing Time."
Installment #1: Ironically November 4, 1911, was supposed to ensure lasting peace, but actually set the stage for the conflict to come.
You've probably heard about Google’s ability to do a barrel roll. All you have to do is ask.
On Fridays, 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.
In this analysis, usability expert Charles Mauro dissects the wildly successful game Angry Birds in order to explain why it's so engaging -- what factors in the game affect human cognition so tha
Passing Her Driving Test While in Labor
Emma French, of West Lothian, Scotland, wasn't due to give birth for another month, but when she woke up August 30th, she found her water had broken.
Today's mentalfloss.com Brain Game is a new Free-for-all Friday challenge.
The Waffle Game That Changed Their Lives. After you read the story, you'll want the recipe.
My 17-month-old daughter is just getting into Sesame Street, and I have to say, I think I’m enjoying it even more than she is.
It's Thursday night and that means this is the last edition GUESS THE THEME that will happen during Daylight Saving Time (until, you know, next spring).
I'm at the Blog World New Media Expo in Los Angeles for the next few days, so I'll be bringing you the latest on all things bloggity and app-y.
In its six seasons on CBS, The Nanny never broke into the Top 10 in ratings, peaking at #16 in season three. And this was before it was nearly canceled after a dismal first season.
If it hadn’t been for Johnny Carson, Twister may have never gotten off the ground.
It happened again: Justin Timberlake and Jimmy Fallon have thrown down another hip-hop medley on Fallon's show Late Night, backed up by The Roots.