While in art school, Maurice Sendak was a window dresser for F.A.O. Schwarz in New York.
Insomniacs with credit cards have inspired some of the most improbable, and impractical, products ever hawked on late-night television.
Modern housework is as pleasant as sitting through your niece’s recorder recital. But compared to housework of the past, we are living the domestic dream.
Women took to the skies even before the airplane was invented. Let's meet six of aviation's pioneers.
©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.