The Pittsburgh Penguins made Mister Rogers an honorary captain in 1991.
“Lethal injection” isn’t a marketing term or a cute nickname. The intent of the injection is to execute someone. So why bother with the alcohol swab and sterile needle?
Peel banana. Place peel on ground. Insert comic moment.
Banana peel slips remain a source of human fascination and schadenfreude.
The man who has provided us with some of the best quips of all time is also one of the most misquoted men of all time.
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Unfortunately, the economics of a give-all-our-readers-$50 promotion concerned our accounting department.
This minimalist thing is taking over the internet! Hot on the heels of last week's Minimalist Hereos post comes Minimalist
YouTube phenoms Pomplamoose have released a Christmas album -- but it's not for sale. The only way to get the album is to donate a book to the Richmond Book Drive.
My mom just returned from a semester at sea (life-long-learner program). The other night she showed us her photos. Good stuff.
While sculpting the human body can take some serious skills, it takes even more talent to create a shockingly disgusting creature that looks utterly realistic and somehow invokes our sympathies.
The mental_floss Trivia Show may be headed to North Carolina's Research Triangle in 2011. Do we have any readers in that part of the country?
Traditional alpine chalets, woodland cottages, and Victorian mansions made of gingerbread are impressive, to say the least. I know from experience that they are not easy to make.
As holiday parties approach, so does the specter of sipping from a small plastic cup of inexpensive wine as you make small talk. Ever wonder where the names on those bottles came from?
Ingeniously combining two of my favorite things, nostalgia for the original Nintendo Entertainment System and indie movies -- specifically, 2007's dark and disturbing There Will Be Blood -- is Su
By changing one letter at a time to form different English words, and leaving all other letters in their original positions, convert WELL into SOON in the fewest steps possible.
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