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HBO Rules!


The Quick 10: 10 Sweet Facts for Halloween

Jason English

This weekend I've been sharing tasty facts about your favorite candy treats on Twitter. Here are some of the highlights: 1.

Weekend Links: Halloween Link Spooktacular!

Allison Keene

First thing's first: what's the deal with Halloween?

Not-So-Famous Firsts: Halloween Edition

Kara Kovalchik

Whether you're taking some little ones out trick-or-treating or going to an adult party dressed as a radish, we join you in the spirit of Halloween and offer up a few not-so-famous firsts related

Are You Afraid of the Park? Ghosts, Conspiracies and Other Weird Happenings in Central Park

Matt Soniak

Weekend Links: When Star Wars meets Beethoven

Allison Keene

The political climate of late has certainly been wild and wacky.

The Late Movies: Halloween Nonsense

Miss Cellania

It's the holiday weekend, so let's just get silly with some Halloween videos.

How Did You Know? - Day 4 Level 3/Bonus Round

David K. Israel

YES! You can play this challenge/contest without knowing a thing about the weekly hunt! It's sort of a one-off - a stand-alone if you will.

The Quick 10: 10 Strange College Traditions

Kenny Gould

Most colleges have a campus-specific tradition or two that you simply must participate in before you graduate.

The Mad Men Reading List

Chris Higgins

If you've seen Mad Men, you've probably noticed books embedded within the show.

It Was a Graveyard Smash: The Story of The Monster Mash

Jill Harness

From “Grandma Got Ran Over By A Reindeer” to Adam Sandler’s “Thanksgiving Song,” holiday novelty songs are always a fun way to celebrate, but they are rarely considered good music in their own right.

Woody's Winners, NFL Week 8

NFL WEEK EIGHT What I've learned through seven weeks of NFL play this season: Buffalo will win a few games before the season's over Oakland will become a contender over the next three

Follow @mental_floss on Twitter: Amazing Facts, 140 Characters at a Time

Jason English

We'd love you to follow us on Twitter! Would it help if I mentioned we've been ranked the 29th most influential news media Twitter account? No? Oh.

What's the Worst Halloween Costume You've Ever Seen?

Jason English

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.

Lunchtime Quiz: Name That Movie (Audio Quiz)

David K. Israel

So you think you know movies, eh? Match the sound clip to the film it was taken from. And don't worry if you get a few wrong along the way...

The War on Suffrage

Gabrielle Linnell

“Nine little Suffergets, Finding boys to hate, One kisses Willie Jones, And then there are Eight.” Ten Little Suffergets tells the sad tale of ten little girls who lose their pro-suffrage lea