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Alton Brown Is Our New Food Columnist!

Big news! Food Network legend Alton Brown has joined the mental_floss gang as our new food columnist! Considering we’ve described mental_floss as “Good Eats, but, you know, about everything,” this feels like a perfect fit. His big debut is in the new issue, which should be on newsstands and in mailboxes any day now. Like everything [...]

Frozen Mississippi River

Frozen Mississippi RiverFrozen Mississippi River froze over near Alton, Illinois. Underneath the Clark Bridge, the water froze into slabs of ice and piled up along the riverbank. Amazing Pictures Was TakenTag:- frozen river, frozen mississippi river, frozen mississippi, frozen mist, frozen mississippi river 2010, frozen mississippi river pictures, frozen missouri river, frozen mississippi 2010,