When asked if Abe had any hobbies, Mary Todd Lincoln said, “Cats.”
Industrious ladies have always taken to designing and creating their own prom dresses, but generally that just means sewing a few pieces of fabric together.
On Fridays, I post a series of unrelated questions meant to spark conversation in the comments.
Music can cheer you up when you're sad, make you dance like a fool, and allow you to drown out the world when you need to. But music has its scientific uses, too.
You've heard all about the great Yankees teams, or the Chicago Bulls dynasty that won six championships in eight seasons. But can they top a 452-game winning streak?
These days, cookbooks are all fairly similar in that they offer photos of the food and maybe a few pictures of the celebrity chefs responsible for the creations.
Eleven other countries have already legalized gay marriage. Here are their stories.
Naked Unicyclist Charged For Distracting Drivers
Joseph Glynn Farley of Clear Lake, Texas, was arrested in nearby Kemah for indecent exposure when he rode a unicycle naked on a bridge.
In the unlikely event someone wants to make a blockbuster movie about James Polk's vice president or the running mate of the guy who lost to Franklin Pierce, we have the perfect actors.
The mentalfloss.com Brain Game. Free-for-all Friday.
The Ten Most Famous Double Agents.
In the go-go 90s, the Internet was new and we were all excited about the potential of "webcams," a new technology allowing tiny images, almost-live, to be viewed online.
Work these into conversation.
Welcome back _flossers to the game that is sweeping the nation: GUESS THE THEME! All the clips below have something in common.
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Tonight's season finale of Parks and Recreation will feature one of the most hotly contested elections since Truman defeated Dewey.
The 1950s Were Just Like an Incredibly Exaggerated Version of What I Imagine the 1950s Were Like
The imminent threat of a face-melting nuke explosion can really jar a kid.