Choose Your News
Loading...
Thumbnail
The first season of our new podcast, History Vs., is all about our 26th president, Theodore Roosevelt. As you're listening, follow along with this timeline. [Read More]
Thumbnail
You know Buckingham Palace and maybe even Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's Frogmore House, but what about the other 18 estates? [Read More]
Thumbnail
Science has revealed historical truths about mummies, but they just can't shake their association with curses, myths, and Halloween. [Read More]
Thumbnail
With the Combahee River Raid of 1863, Harriet Tubman earned her nickname "Moses" all over again—and became the first woman in U.S. history to lead a... [Read More]
Thumbnail
Theodore Roosevelt was one of the most quotable presidents in our nation's history. Here are some words of wisdom from the great writer and orator. [Read More]
Thumbnail
Based on accidents, DUIs, and many speeding tickets, Portland, Oregon, boasts more bad drivers than your hometown. [Read More]
Thumbnail
In this all-new edition of "The List Show," Mental Floss editor-in-chief Erin McCarthy traces the origins of 20 scary stories, including which urban myths aren't... [Read More]
Thumbnail
From book straps to dunce caps, these obsolete items may make you feel really young … or really old. [Read More]
Thumbnail
Beginning next spring, interested tourists can say "au revoir" to more traditional lodging in favor of spending the night inside the Palace of Versailles. [Read More]
If you're enjoying what you're learning on History Vs. Theodore Roosevelt, we suggest checking out these books about Roosevelt. [Read More]
'El Camino,' Vince Gilligan's new 'Breaking Bad' movie, offers a glimpse of what became of Jesse Pinkman following the 2013 series finale. But it was... [Read More]
The prime minister's stinky stogie was retrieved from a theater floor and could realize a sale price of over $7000. [Read More]
Disney: Known for catchy songs, cute animal sidekicks, brave Princesses … and occasionally scarring children for life. [Read More]
If you want to move to a new city without emptying your bank account, avoid Hong Kong—the most expensive city in the world according to... [Read More]
Bodie, California, was once home to one of the richest gold deposits in the state. Now, it's abandoned in a state of "arrested decay." [Read More]
Can you pick the unusual Wikipedia article title based on a description of its topic? Take this quiz and find out! [Read More]
It's possible to get the pants from too much honeyfuggling. Spark some conversation with these vintage and regional terms. [Read More]
Everything you need to know about Netflix's upcoming third season of 'The Crown,' starring Olivia Colman and Tobias Menzies. [Read More]
Loading...
Preview