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A No-Spoilers Review of Tonight's "Game of Thrones" Premiere

Chris Higgins

Jaime Lannister has a new haircut!

11 of Bill Murray's Greatest Letterman Appearances

Sean Hutchinson

Way back in 1982, Bill Murray was the first guest on Late Night with David Letterman—beginning a tradition of absurdly hilarious appearances from Murray that continues to this day.

Michigan State Offers a Course on How to Survive a Zombie Apocalypse

Nick Greene

Our institutions of higher education are finally teaching students things they'll actually need in the real world.

Weekend Links: A Photobooth Mystery

Roma Panganiban

Q&A: Michael Habib, Pterosaur Flight Expert

Erin McCarthy

Weekend Links: So Many British Accents

Roma Panganiban

Rare Nirvana Video from 1988

Chris Higgins

10 Pterosaur Facts from the New Exhibit at the American Museum of Natural History

Erin McCarthy

Here's what we learned from an early tour.

17 Things We Learned from Nick Offerman's Latest AMA

Erin McCarthy

The man otherwise known as Ron Swanson took to Reddit today to answer anything, often in his delightfully dirty way.

Grumpy Cat Came to Mental Floss Today!

Erin McCarthy

Happy Birthday, Grumpy Cat!

Learning About (and Making Cocktails With) Fortified Wine

Clair McLafferty

U.S. Mean Center of Population Since 1790

Randy Olson

Missouri has held the honor of hosting the mean center of population for the past 40 years.

The Missing Links: The World's Worst Taxidermy

Colin Patrick

Listen to a Quartet Sing While You Watch a Close-up of Their Vocal Cords

Arika Okrent

The human voice box is a strange and amazing thing.

25 Things You Didn't Know About Deadwood

Kristy Puchko

HBO's Deadwood earned critical praise, launched careers, and won a devoted fan following over its three seasons.

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