Before he wrote Jaws, Peter Benchley was a speechwriter for LBJ.
From the very beginning, people have tried to fix California by cutting it into smaller states.
With the moniker "Weird Al" come the responsibilities of an odd musical existence.
In the event that Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin were stranded on the moon, William Safire wrote this heartbreaking letter.
The results are xenophobic in most instances and condescending all around.
Turn Coke clear! Blow up balloons! Impress your friends! Delight your children!
Cheer up, Argentina! You may have lost the World Cup, but today, we’re honoring one of your coolest-looking dinosaurs. How’s that for a consolation prize?
In 1867, John William Kirton wanted to show that you didn't have to drink to be saucy, fun, or extemporaneous.
Without these pieces of paper, the United States we know would never have existed—or else, it would look radically different today.
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