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The Quick 10: Boston Marathon Facts

Stacy Conradt

I'm out again next week, and once again, the lovely Adrienne Crezo will be keeping you entertained and educated.

What's Soderbergh Watching?

Chris Higgins

Public radio show Studio 360 recently spoke to Steven Soderbergh about what he reads, watches, paints, and directs. The result is this PDF showing what he did in 2010 and 2011 through late March.

Unbelievable Images of Dew Drops

Jill Harness

Last month, Environmental Graffiti posted some absolutely stunning images of drops of water with gorgeous reflections inside.

Calming the Font Wars

Colin Patrick

We’re all aware of just how much anger the Comic Sans font can inspire here on the world wide web.

Soap Opera Power Couple or Superheroes?

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Both comic books and soap operas feature shockingly evil villains, overwrought dialogue, constant deaths / resurrections, ridiculous romantic pairings and former baddies switching teams. But do you know your daytime power couples from your c-list superheroes? Take this quiz and find out!

A Story Written on the Back of a Doll

Ransom Riggs

So I have this novel coming out in a few months, and the publisher has asked me to make a book trailer for it.

Brain Game: Math Square #69

Here's the Monday Math Square. If you've never given one of these puzzles a shot before, today's the day.

Morning Cup of Links: Flapper Talk

Miss Cellania

Architect Ricardo Bofill bought an abandoned cement factory in Barcelona and converted it to use as his business offices, creative studio, and home.

5 Questions: Slip Me Some Skin

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Puppies Wearing Hats Eating Bacon Sharing Facts (about Hugh Hefner)

Stacy Conradt

Hugh Hefner just celebrated his 85th birthday. We thought about doing Bunnies Wearing Hats to celebrate, but... well, it's a family

Weekend Links: Speed Reading

Allison Keene

If you don't think that decorating eggs yourself is a necessary part of the Spring ritual … there's an app for that! Well there's a bot for that anyway - an Egg-Bot.

Last Week's Most Popular Stories

Jason English

In case you weren't obsessively refreshing mentalfloss.com all week, here's what you

Weekend Links: Conspiracy Corner

Allison Keene

Now this one is a keeper (as in, bookmark it!) - The Google Art Project allows you to "Explore museums from around the world, discover and view hundreds of artworks at incredible zoom levels, and

Lunchtime Quiz Leftovers

Jason English

The Quick 10: Everybody's Looking Forward to the Weekend, Weekend

Stacy Conradt

It's Friday, Friday, gotta get down on Friday. If you don't hate me just for even typing those words, you will when you go through today's Quick 10.