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    This article contains affiliate links to products selected by our editors. Mental Floss may receive a commission for purchases made through these links.The sad reality of heading back into the office or going away on vacation is that we usually have to le...
    This article contains affiliate links to products selected by our editors. Mental Floss may receive a commission for purchases made through these links.One of the best parts about summer is the ability to cook outdoors, but finding an affordable grill can...
    During the 1981-1982 network television season, viewers had a number of great sitcoms to choose from: Happy Days; Taxi; WKRP in Cincinnati; Bosom Buddies; The Jeffersons.And, for a brief few weeks that spring, there was One of the Boys, an NBC sitcom that...
    This article contains affiliate links to products selected by our editors. Mental Floss may receive a commission for purchases made through these links.Some household cleaning jobs are tougher than others. Doing the dishes? Annoying, but manageable. Scrub...
    Among other reasons, the eighth and final season of Game of Thrones was notable because it includes the longest battle sequence ever filmed. The third episode, “The Long Night,” features an epic showdown between the forces of the living and the dead at th...
    In 1992’s Wayne’s World, Wayne (Mike Myers) and Garth (Dana Carvey) are dismayed when a guitar store visit turns confrontational. As Wayne begins to strum the first notes of Led Zeppelin’s "Stairway to Heaven," a surly employee points at a sign: “...
    The batting order for the 1927 New York Yankees featured such a formidable stack of all-stars that opposing pitchers could well be forgiven for shaking a little in their cleats. Earle Combs kicked things off, followed by Mark Koenig, the one-two punch of ...
    HBO has long been home to sports programming, both real (boxing) and fictional (Ballers). Their latest athletic effort, Winning Time, takes a deep dive into the Los Angeles Lakers of the 1980s, with one particular episode drawing attention for depicting a...
    For many serial plant killers, their troubles start in the nursery. It doesn't matter how much sunlight and water your new plant gets at home; if it was unhealthy to begin with, there's not much you can do to bring it back to life. Plant shopping ...