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The Best-Selling Greeting Card of All Time

Stacy Conradt

Since 1916, Hallmark has churned out billions of greeting cards, but no single card has had the staying power of the legendary Pansy Card—the king of the

The Lost Scripts, Part II: Indiana Jones and the Saucermen from Mars

Rob Lammle

While it’s not unusual for a film to have unused screenplays hiding in a filing cabinet somewhere, the lost scripts of Indiana Jones are a fascinating look at what might have been for everyone’s favor

Olympic Art Competitions: The End

Scott Allen

We're taking a look back at the fine art competitions that originated in ancient Greece and were revived as part of the modern Olympics from 1912 to

The Weird Week in Review

Miss Cellania

Plane Carrying Proposal Banner Crashes Mike Flynn hired a plane to carry a banner saying "Will you marry me?" over the beach where his girlfriend Michelle would see it.

Why Won't Team USA Dip the Flag at the Opening Ceremonies?

Patrick Cain

For the last 100 years, the Olympic spirit has come with an asterisk for the United States. It's not doping. It's not underage gymnasts.

Brain Game: Five Not-Golden Rings

All eyes are on London for the start of the 2012 Olympics, so today's mentalfloss.com Brain Game Free-for-all Friday challenge tests your knowledge of the most recognizable Games symbol.

Morning Cup of Links: Olympic Diet & Beauty Tips

Miss Cellania

The "mystery woman" seen with Kim Jong-Un recently was the source of international speculation, which all turned out to be wrong.

5 Memorable Moments from Past Opening Ceremonies

Ethan Trex

As the Olympic Games get set to kick off in London with the opening ceremony on Friday, we know that the next couple of weeks will feature some fantastic athletic stories to inspire us, amaze us, and

The Lost Scripts, Part I: Indiana Jones and the Monkey King

Rob Lammle

In 1977, George Lucas and Steven Spielberg agreed to make a film called Raiders of the Lost Ark, a tribute to the Saturday matinee adventure serials of the 1930s and 40s.

The Late Movies: Guess The Theme 64

Mark Arminio

Welcome back once again to the game that's sweeping the nation: GUESS THE THEME. All the clips below have something in common. Leave your best guesses in the comments. Romeo + Juliet

The 21 Countries With One Olympic Medal

Jason Plautz

Earlier today, we quizzed you on the countries that have won more than 100 Olympic medals. Now it's time for the other side of the equation. Twenty-one countries have won just one medal.

The Missing Links: I'll Trade You My Ichiro Card For Your Balloon Boy

Colin Patrick

A Happy Little Remix Recently, Lucas Reilly wrote an awesome article explaining what became of all of the wonderful mountains and rivers and pine trees Bob Ross painted over the years.

Olympic Art Competitions: 1936-1948

Scott Allen

We're taking a look back at the fine art competitions that originated in ancient Greece and were revived as part of the modern Olympics from 1912 to

At the Libraries: In Empty Jails, Churches, Shipping Containers and More

Miss Kathleen

Each week Miss Kathleen provides links to a variety of stories about libraries, authors, and books.

Ten 2012 Olympians to Keep Your Eyes On

Miss Cellania

Thousands of athletes from all over the world are in London for the 2012 Olympics. Many of them are already stars, having trained their entire lives for this chance at gold.