Quentin Tarantino played an Elvis impersonator on The Golden Girls.
Mental_floss co-founder Mangesh Hattikudur is at the US Open today. Between matches, he'll be serving up some tennis history and random knowledge.
These unofficial stats may not be as illuminating, but they're certainly more fun.
A reader wrote in to ask, “Is it safe to shower in a thunderstorm? Were my parents messing with me?”
We're living in the golden age of statistics for sports geeks.
Happy National Dog Day!
A few years ago, number crunchers and stat geeks infiltrated the MLB front offices and changed the way America’s pastime is played. Now they’re doing it to Scotland’s.
There's a system to Ikea product naming that matches word categories to product categories. Then there are names that don't relate to the products in any way.
In case you weren't obsessively refreshing mentalfloss.com all week, here's what you missed.
Is the delicious dressing that gives a Reuben its tanginess named after an actual chain of islands? You bet it is.