At the end of Prohibition, FDR said, "What America needs now is a drink."
It's Thursday, it's late, it's time once again for the game that's sweeping the nation: GUESS THE THEME. All the clips below, in this case movies, have something in common.
Scranton, Pennsylvania, is a Mecca of sorts for fans of The Office, playing home to the fictional Dunder Mifflin Paper Company and the lovable cast of characters that work there.
This Art Text Book Contains No Art
But, you can imagine what it’d be like if it did, right?
Also: Why are text books so insanely expensive?
Mad Science: Warp Drive
Is it really possible t
The future is arriving at the speed of ...time. Back in the 1970s, Lee Majors received bionic implants that made him The Six Million Dollar Man. But that was fiction.
Photo: avlxyz on Flickr
The origins of most diner phrases are shrouded in mystery or lost to history, and different regions and restaurants use different terminology for the same items, but this li
Today's mentalfloss.com Brain Game Think Thursday challenge presents the scrambled names of three hit motion pictures of the past. Unscramble each anagram to find the names of the movie.
Spies have more tools at their disposal than bribery, blackmail, and black bag jobs. They’ve also got pickaxes. When going undercover isn’t enough, they go underground to ply their trade.
The 50 Most Romantic Photographs Of All Time. Even some modern pictures relate love stories from hundreds of years ago.
31 years ago today, Paul Simon & Art Garfunkel reunited for a concert in Central Park.
1600 Pennsylvania Avenue is a big place, and understandably the upkeep is a little more complicated than that of any typical suburban home.
The United States spends $80 billion annually on its intelligence community.
Artist Isao Hashimoto created an animation showing every nuclear test between 1945 (the first Manhattan Project test, called Trinity) and 1998 (a test in Pakistan). The total number?
©2016 Mental Floss, Inc. All rights reserved. Mental Floss® is a registered trademark owned by Felix Dennis. mentalfloss.com is a trademark owned by Felix Dennis.