In a 1917 letter to Winston Churchill, Admiral John Fisher used the phrase "O.M.G."
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Enacted in 1982, the Naming law in Sweden was originally created to prevent non-noble families from giving their children noble names, but a few changes to the law h
Jason, Stephanie, Ethan and I put out a daily newsletter called Watercooler Ammo. This weekend we'll be sharing a few recent editions.
For the month of January I'm bringing you a great lecture every weekday. This week we covered science, math, space, and physics...in what's hopefully a fun way.
I hope you all survived yesterday without incident!
Welsh singer Tom Jones seems to keep going and going and going.
Mangesh, Stephanie, Ethan and I put out a daily newsletter called Watercooler Ammo. This weekend I'll be sharing a few recent editions.
It's Friday the 13th! Be afraid... especially of the following 13 animal warning signs. Have a favorite? Let us know in the comments below.
Time for some fairly deep physics -- strap yourselves in!
If you haven't fallen in love with any of this year's candidates, don't worry. Obama, Romney, Paul and company aren't your only options.
Drunk Driver Speeds in Wrong Direction
Victims of near-misses say it was a miracle that no one was hurt when a woman drove 18 miles north in the southbound lane of Washington State's I-5 express
I haven't offered an "open-ended" mentalfloss.com Brain Game in a while now, and this Free-for-all Friday seems like the perfect day to do it.
Happy Friday the 13th!
For one reason or another, these items weren't a hit at the time, but they've become a part of our daily lives.