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Jason English is the former Editor-in-Chief of mentalfloss.com. He created the board game Split Decision. In 2013 mentalfloss.com won the Webby Award for Best Blog–Culture and was named one of the 50 Best Websites by TIME. Jason was previously a mediocre copywriter for several New York ad agencies. He resides in New Jersey with his wife, three daughters, and dogs.
In the early morning hours of May 27, 2019, Bill Buckner—the former MLB first baseman for the Dodgers, Cubs, and Red Sox—passed away at the age of 69 after battling Lewy Body Dementia.
So that's what you call it! It turns out that thingy, that doohickey, that stuff, and that space between those two things probably all have names.
Here's a little-known fact: January 4th is National Trivia Day!
On November 10, 1969, television audiences were introduced to the residents of Sesame Street—including a distinctly orange Oscar the Grouch.
The slain civil rights advocate wasn't above a bar fight.
Every year, suds lovers celebrate International Beer Day on August 7—which makes it the pefect day to share any one of these amazing facts about beer.
John Tyler was born in 1790. He took office in 1841, after William Henry Harrison died. And he has one living grandchild.
Something's different around here.
Do they print up jerseys for every possible scenario and send the extras to El Salvador?
In stunning color, here's a look at life in France in the summer of 1944.
So that's what it stands for!
Here are 10 things Theodor Seuss Geisel said about his life, his work, his inspiration, and bow ties.