In 1865, six-year-old Teddy Roosevelt watched Abraham Lincoln’s funeral procession in NYC.
Today's mentalfloss.com Brain Game Think Thursday challenge tests your National Basketball Association knowledge.
2012 on Twitter: The 5 Conversations that Spun Our World This Year. Most of them were about events occurring outside of the U.S.
10 Disney Songs Sung In The Characters' Native Tongues.
In the 1980s, U.S. and Canadian media were up in arms over Dungeons & Dragons and the problem of teen suicide.
You know Tim Curry as the deliciously devious Doctor Frank-N-Furter from The Rocky Horror Picture Show. You might recall him as Wadsworth, the freakishly fast-talking butler in Clue.
It might be a little late to order Christmas cards to send out to your friends and family, but you’ve still got plenty of time to enjoy the great art and creativity in some of the geekiest holiday car
After we stumbled across some incredible Bill Nye fan fiction, we decided to see what else is out there.
A week ago today we lost Dave Brubeck, my second-favorite jazz pianist (on my living room stereo he is only surpassed by Vince Guaraldi).
The English version of Wikipedia features over 4.1 million entries. If my calculations are correct, I’ve read most of them.
Remember that kid in elementary school who would eat anything for a quarter? It turns out he wasn’t just trying to make up for a lack of personality to make friends or get attention.
Tonight's 12-12-12 Concert for Sandy Relief is the latest in a long tradition of performers coming together to raise spirits and money for a charitable cause.
When characters are gay or lesbian - or have had some significant same-sex experiences - screenwriters sometimes sidestep those facets of their stories entirely when it comes to the big screen.
Today is a big day for lovers of the number 12, and no one loves 12s more than the members of the Dozenal Society.
1. There’s This One
2. This One
3. Of Course There’s Always This
Many people of a certain age look back at the 1980s as the golden age of toys. But some action figures just didn't resonate—at least back then.