In 1865, six-year-old Teddy Roosevelt watched Abraham Lincoln’s funeral procession in NYC.
Most of you probably remember reading Choose Your Own Adventure books, which gained a lot of popularity in the 1980s.
Before the Internet became a limitless font of pornography just a mouse click away, late-night premium cable TV was pretty much the best thing ever invented, as far as teenage boys were concerned.
According to a raft of new research (and this great article in the WSJ), the answer is yes, profoundly.
Last week, Justin Timberlake appeared on Late Night With Jimmy Fallon to promote his new movie role.
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War—what is it good for? Well, if the Falkland Islands are any indication, it certainly helps
The majority of people who give stand-up comedy a try struggle to cobble together 5-10 minutes of material strong enough to hold an audience’s attention.
The nine white squares inside the main red grid should be filled with the digits 1 through 9. Each digit should appear only once in this main grid (the red square). One number is provided for you.
Close Encounters of the Sacred Kind. A retired Presbyterian minister finds UFO sightings in the Bible.
It's smarter than your old history teacher, funnier than the founding fathers and more American than Betty Crocker cradling an apple
I love kids, I really do, but this pictorial meditation on "If Build-A-Bears Were As Terrible As Real Children" was still pretty hilarious and on-point!
Hopefully you guys can do better
Since my daughter Katherine was born on September 14th, I haven't been obsessively refreshing mentalfloss.com, and we haven't been posting The Week's Most Popular Stories.
Every day, more than 20,000 Chinese people leave the countryside to settle in urban areas.
Related Link: For the past two weeks, we've been pulling Numbers of the Day from the beautiful and fa
Space ... the final frontier ... for hotels! Get ready for zero-gravity fun at the Russian Space Hotel.
Space ... the final fron -- oh wait I already did that one.
Sunday is the 50th anniversary of the premiere of The Andy Griffith Show.