Today, Webster’s and Oxford English dictionaries each contain nearly half a million words, more than double the word count that drove Mark Twain bonkers—a term that probably didn’t exist in his day. more
Mar 9, 2016 3:52 PM King of the Road
The steamboat A. B. Chambers sank near St. Charles. more
Sep 24, 2015 12:00 AM Missouri History
Some say the best part of a ride on the dinner train is journey; others say its the dessert. more
Jun 3, 2015 2:16 PM MO!
Spark Cards quote famous Missourians, ask difficult questions, and make for a fun and interesting conversation game. more
Sep 9, 2014 2:55 PM MO!
Boat Rides abound at many locations along the Mississippi River’s thousands of miles, but only one, the Mark Twain, shares Samuel Clemen’s pen name and boyhood town. more
Aug 12, 2014 11:24 AM Travel
This Mark Twain-themed diner in Hannibal serves up delicious, home-style food for reasonable prices. Plus, food blogger Luella Fischer shares some of own recipes. more
Missouri writer Darren Dean dives into how the Adventures of Huckleberry Finn relates to the modern psyche. Did you learn about this book the right way? Is there a wrong way to enjoy this classic? more
Aug 9, 2013 12:00 AM 1 Comments
The Mark Twain Cave was the first in Missouri to be opened commercially. more
Aug 14, 2012 5:00 AM Travel