The Rhodes Scholar program is named for De Beers founder Cecil Rhodes.
It's not unusual for television producers to adapt successful British sitcoms for an American audience.
Here's a new type of Wednesday Wordplay challenge for today's mentalfloss.com Brain Game. Enjoy!
The following list contains seven different five-letter words.
If picking the Oscars were as much fun as picking March Madness winners, ...it would be a lot more fun.
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Installment #6: After his previous attempt was rebuffed, French commander-in-chief Joseph Joffre (pictured) took the opportunity of a change in France’s civilian leadership to ask a second time to be
Today is Shrove Tuesday, the last day before Lent in many Christian traditions. Eastern Orthodox Christians begin Great Lent on a slightly different calendar.
Last week, we asked you to tell us one amazing fact about cowboys, salad dressing, or toys.
"Your objection is noted, Mr. Worf."
Tolly Moseley, one of Austin's finest and most well-known bloggers, made a cute video for her Austin Eavesdropper blog that will make you smile (broadly, because everything in Texas is broader),
Since it's a presidential election year, the mentalfloss.com Brain Game will offer some related puzzles leading up to the big event in November, including today's Tuesday Test Time challenge
The new Krewe of Chewbacchus puts a little nerd into Mardi Gras. See pictures of how they partied like it was long, long ago and far, far away.
Eternal Copyright: a Modest Proposal.
We’ve scoured the Letters of Note archives once again, this time for notes from men who would hold or were holding the highest office in the land.
Are you sick of attack ads, Super PAC ads, and even ads in color?
This week, I’m down in Austin doing some work, which has been wonderful on many levels seeing as, for starters, I somehow got to be mumble-mumble-years-old without ever stepping foot in Texas.
Today's mentalfloss.com Brain Game is another new Monday Math Square. Enjoy!
The nine white squares inside the main red grid should be filled with the digits 1 through 9.