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*The Split Decision game offer starts now and ends tonight, October 26, 2012, at midnight EST. Not valid with previous orders, exchanges, package deals, or in combination with other coupon codes. Mental Floss, Inc. reserves the right to change or cancel this coupon at any time without notification.

Your All-Time Favorite Children’s Books

1. Whether or not you have kids, you were one at some point. Can I get your help compiling a list of the best children’s books? There must be some parents out there looking for reading material. 2. What is the most underrated city you’ve visited or lived in? 3. If you had to be roommates with [...]

How Many Jelly Beans Are in This Cup?

First person to guess correctly wins a copy of Split Decision. Or the jelly beans. Your call.

Halloween or Williamsburg?

If our grand plan for a Split Decision game show ever comes together, I’m ready to give the people behind Tumblr blog “Halloween or Williamsburg?” their own segment.

Quiz: Did Andy Rooney Really Say That?

Andy Rooney announced today that Sunday will be his final 60 Minutes commentary. This likely means it’s the last time we can trot out this old Andy Rooney quote quiz. (Though I still hold out hope we can get an “Andy Rooney Observation or Kenny Bania Joke?” quiz together, which is one of the pairings [...]

Create Your Own Unit of Measurement (And Win!)

© Joe Giron/Corbis We recently discussed a few unusual units of measurement, including the Wheaton (500,000 Twitter followers) and the milliHelen (the quantity of beauty required to launch a single ship). On the chalkboard of made-up measurements, there’s still plenty of room. So let’s invent some new ones! Your fake units can measure anything: height, weight, time, [...]

Good Times in Chicago

We’re having a grand old time showing off Split Decision at the Chicago Toy & Game Fair. Will, Mangesh, Ethan, Toby and I met some great people today, like Jessica and Bob Bregant (pictured), and Mike Collofello, who’s not pictured—unless after we talked to him he changed into this: We’ll be back at the booth 10am [...]

Chicago Trivia Show… Sold Out!

That’s right… we’re officially out of seats for the Trivia Show. If you didn’t manage to snag a ticket, but you still want to come see us, Jason, Will and I will all be at the Chicago Toy Fair tomorrow debuting our new game Split Decision. Come on out and play a round! (We’ll be the [...]

Our Biggest Sale of the Year Ends Tonight!

The early bird gets big savings in the mental_floss store. This week, practically everything is 20% off — t-shirts, Law School in a Box, Split Decision, Freudian Slippers, and lots more. Something for everyone! After you’ve filled up your cart, use the coupon code EARLYBIRD to get the discount. But hurry! Do your shopping now because [...]

Our Biggest Sale of the Year: 20% Off Everything!

The early bird gets big savings in the mental_floss store. This week, practically everything is 20% off — t-shirts, Law School in a Box, Split Decision, Freudian Slippers, and lots more. Something for everyone! After you’ve filled up your cart, use the coupon code EARLYBIRD to get the discount. But hurry! Do your shopping now because [...]