France's last execution via guillotine was in 1977.
Mountain Lion Attacks Dog, Man Responds with Frying Pan
Brandon Arnold of Chino Valley, Arizona, was camping with a group of friends in Tonto National Forest when a mountain lion attacked his dog.
Kara and I will be visiting the Motor City ComicCon this afternoon, which means we may be distracted by the likes of Erin Gray and Peter Tork.
5 Alternatives to Obama and Romney in the Presidential Race.
Welcome back to the game that is sweeping the nation, GUESS THE THEME! All the clips below have something in common. Leave your best guesses in the comments.
Pink Floyd -
The '40s Were a Wild
Ze Frank has been making awesome internet videos since before that was a thing.
The internet has embraced the story of Brendon Grimshaw over the past couple of weeks. Grimshaw did what so many dream of doing: he bought an island.
Each week Miss Kathleen provides links to a variety of stories about libraries, authors, and books.
Today's mentalfloss.com Brain Game Think Thursday challenge needs but a number for its "solvation." Good luck!
Identify the missing number in this sequence:
2, 2, 4, 12, 16, ?, 86,
A "ring of fire" solar eclipse will be visible Sunday on the west coast of North America and most of Asia on Monday morning.
The word pleonasm describes phrases that use more words than necessary to get across a point. Sometimes a pleonasm is used for effect. Other times it's just redundant.
Today happens to be the birthday of tons of famous musicians.
Image credit: Flickr user AJ Cann
Pocket-sized multitools are a dime a dozen, but the Swiss Army Knife is an icon.
Ken Burns, creator of innumerable documentaries including The Civil War and Baseball, is the subject of a new short film about the nature of stories and storytelling.
Time For Another Round of Everyone’s Favorite Game: “Stock Photo or Disgustingly Overpriced Masterpiece”
Surely that photo shown above must be the former, correct?