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11 Dolls the World Could Have Done Without

Hillary Buckholtz

1. Full House

11 Book Sequels You Probably Didn't Know Existed

M Asher Cantrell

We get frustrated with Hollywood's propensity for weird sequels that seem to have little or nothing to do with the original, but it just so happens that the practice is older than filmmaking itse

11 of the Richest People in History

Kathy Benjamin

These men were up there in the 0.001 percent of their time—and they were all just a little bit bonkers.

Brain Game: The Candy Machine

Good luck with today's mentalfloss.com Brain Game Think Thursday challenge: A candy machine has three buttons: one labeled RED, one labeled BLUE, and one labeled SURPRISE.

Morning Cup of Links: Partysaurus Rex

Miss Cellania

Do documentaries need to be fair to both sides of an issue? Even if one side is lying, crazy, or just plain ridiculous?

The Surprising Last Words of 11 Entertainers

Chris Higgins

What do actors, musicians, and writers say when they die? I consulted the reference Last Words of Notable People by Bill Brahms to collect eleven examples. Read on, and get a hanky ready.1.

11 Disturbing Cakes That Look Like Body Parts

Jill Harness

One of the great things about Halloween is that you get the chance to eat foods that you would never consider eating otherwise, like flayed skin cheese balls, Frankenstein finger cookies, stuffed cock

The Late Movies: Ohio State University's Rad Marching Band

Chris Higgins

This past weekend we were treated to a masterful football field tribute to video games by Ohio State University's Marching Band (aka TBDBITL, or The Best Damn Band In The Land).

The Nutshell Studies: How a Wealthy Grandmother Revolutionized Crime Scene Investigation

Rob Lammle

Photo Courtesy of Erin N. Bush, Death in Diorama. Every year, police officers from around the world gather for the Harvard Associates in Police Science (HAPS) Seminar.

The Missing Links: Do Dogs Ever Really Eat Homework?

Colin Patrick

Why Did the Dog Eat Your Homework? Or, why do you say that happened? * I Guess the Dinosaurs Are Really Gone A while back I posted a link about a guy hoping to create real, actual Jurassic Par

Join Us at Pat Kiernan's NYC Halloween Trivia Night!

Mangesh & Jason

If you're in the New York area and free on Monday, October 29th, we've got something fun for you.

Understanding the 2012 Nobel Prize in Physics (With a Cat)

Chris Higgins

Serge Haroche and David Wineland were awarded the 2012 Nobel Prize in Physics on Tuesday.

The Sad Story of Alfred Nobel

the mag

Despite being one of the richest people in Europe, Alfred Nobel was not a happy man. The Swedish industrialist made his fortune by inventing (and later producing) dynamite.

Is It True That T. Rex Could Only See Things That Were Moving?

Matt Soniak

I rewatched Jurassic Park a few weeks ago and, from the story to the special effects, it still holds up.

The 100-Million-Year-Old Spider Attack Frozen in Time

The Week

Researchers have found an ancient piece of amber that shows a spider preying on a wasp caught in its