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The Quick 10: The mental_floss Groundhog Round UP

Stacy Conradt

In case you haven't already heard, Punxsutawney Phil predicted another six weeks of winter this morning. Stupid groundhog.

Stupid Questions: Great Moments in Super Bowl Media Day History

Bud Shaw

New Orleans, January 1981.

How One Small Act of Kindness Inspired a Big One

Ransom Riggs

A Small Act was a documentary in competition at this year's Sundance Film Festival, and it tells an amazing story.

The Origins of 10 Winter Olympic Sports

Ethan Trex

The Winter Olympics are still a week and a half away, but it's never too early to start getting warmed up.

Sale Reminder: All T-Shirts $14.90!

Mangesh & Jason

If you've been thinking about replenishing your t-shirt supply, now would be a good time. Through tonight at 11:59pm EST, all mental_floss t-shirts are on sale for $14.90.

10 Amazing Vids of Dogs Hangin' 20

David K. Israel

While surfing may have originated in ancient Polynesian culture hundreds, if not thousands of years ago, the man who gets all the credit for bringing it to California's shores (via Hawaii) is Geo

Tonight on NOVA: Ghosts of Machu Picchu

Chris Higgins

(Image of Machu Picchu courtesy of Martin St-Amant - Wikipedia.) Airing tonight (February 2, 2010) at 8pm on PBS stations: NOVA's Ghosts of Machu Picchu. Set your DVRs now!

Here's to a Swift Recovery

Jill Harness

Sisso suffered from an injured right wing over eight months ago.

Stars of the Wild West Show

Miss Cellania

In the latter part of the 19th century, before television, radio, or even movies with sound, traveling exhibitions were the biggest form of entertainment most people encountered. Oh yes, the circus!

Brain Game: Really, Really Bad Rebus #15

It's hard to believe that it's been nearly three months since we've offered a Really, Really Bad Rebus for the Brain Game.

Determine the Type of Pathogen that Causes the Following Diseases

Morning Cup of Links: Count Dracula

Miss Cellania

7 Real World Heists That Put Ocean's 11 to Shame. Of course they weren't perfect crimes because we found out who did them... all but one. * Extreme Gaming, anywhere you want.

Food Fight!

Miss Cellania

I don't have an iPhone. But my brother does. He is so into his iPhone, not only does he play games on his iPhone, he designs games as well.

The Late Movies: Eyewitnesses to Disaster

Ransom Riggs

This week's Late Movies is a bit more serious than usual.

motionbox.com presents HDYK? - {day 5}

David K. Israel