A newspaper promotion in 1904 got out of hand when treasure hunters dug up a big part of London and other English cities. The madness continued until the newspaper was hauled into court. (via Metafilter)
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4 Holy Women Transformed by Cheese. Where in the world do you find such a strangely-focused list? Why, mental_floss magazine, of course.
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A shelter in Australia takes care of the world's cutest baby fruit bats during tick paralysis season.
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The battle of Little Big Horn happened 133 years ago today. George Custer and his men were certainly outnumbered, but their defeat may have also been assured by the Lakota and Cheyenne warriors' superior weaponry.
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Awesome freestyle remote-control airplane routine. I didn't know there are airplanes that can move like this, much less people with the skills to make them dance.
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The final shame: burying a body face-down means humiliation, worldwide and through thousands of years of history.
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Armies on Drugs. It's happened more often than you may think.