Mental Floss

The Weekend Links

Allison Keene
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From our friends at the Daily Tube, the most amazing prank I've ever seen. I can't believe the golfers aren't more impressed!
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You guys know I'm a weather nerd, so I definitely enjoyed this parody from the Onion News Network, focusing on an "intensely pleasant autumn" this year. Stay indoors!
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Interesting Halloween baby costume idea ... but the kid does look worried
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Check out these 13 Freaky Fish, and I don't use the term "freaky" lightly.

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If you're a koala on the prowl, here's one way to get noticed.
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The coolest Easter tradition ever: every Easter in the Greek island of Chios, two rival church parishes battle it out with an amazing fireworks competition.

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After you're through perusing mentalfloss.com for the day, head over to one of

these sites

to continue flossing that ole grey matter.

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Oddly intriguing Wikipedia

article of the week

focusing on Humphrey, the official mouser at Number 10 Downing Street. His story includes murder! Intrigue! Who would have guessed.

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From Cary, this year's

American beer stats.

Fascinating yet somehow frightening.

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Ever wonder why

hair texture

changes as you age?

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Flossy friend Charlie has a great blog,

Interesting Pile

, with a ton of great links I highly encourage you to browse!

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Why can't we be

Facebook friends

? As of this morning, we have 2,876 fans. Let's see if we can push that closer to 3,000.

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And I've been asked to remind everyone to pick up a t-shirt. All of ours are currently 10% off—visit our store and use the code "bailout" during checkout.

Clean out those bookmark folders and send all internet arcana to FlossyLinks@gmail.com. Much obliged!

[Last Weekend's Links]

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