The 1900 Olympics featured a live pigeon shooting event. The winner bagged 21 pigeons.
A natural masterpiece of icicles.
If you can’t check out these places in person, you can at least visit them virtually—no flights or road trips required.
Mike Rugnetta shares some festive facts about holiday songs.
Around the turn of the 20th century, ladies started using fashion to play defense.
©2016 Mental Floss, Inc. All rights reserved. Mental Floss® is a registered trademark owned by Felix Dennis. mentalfloss.com is a trademark owned by Felix Dennis.