Mangesh Hattikudur

Mangesh co-founded mental_floss in 2001 and previously served as Editor-in-Chief of the magazine. He's currently Chief Creative Officer.

What do people mean by "The Olympics"?
Scissors Finally Beats Rock!
7 Bad Evaluations from a Free Website
Strange and Wonderful Maps of WWI
On the lamb: Sheep gets stuck on 2nd story rooftop
Because you've been using your Post-Its Wrong
Man Steals Buses, drives them on routes, then returns them?
The Lunch Aquatic (Is it bad that these photos make me hungry for sushi?)
What Color Blindness Looks Like
A Village Genius and his Electricity-less Fridge
Probably the most important ring you'll ever give her
Beautiful photos of New NASA vehicles
Albino Animals to Perfectly Accessorize your MacBook
Rube Goldberg Tends Bar
Will Karl Rove use High School Debate Moves on John Edwards?
4 Other Notable People Who Passed Away on July 4th
The New Magazine is Out (and the reviews by me are great!)
Tim Russert, One Last Interview.
How much does Steve Jobs really know about Snow Leopards?
Shel Silverstein, Gary Larson and Albert Einstein in their First 29 Years
Scrooge McDuck's Management Style Revealed
Minor Threads: It's Like Extreme Makover for spiders!
Scientists Pleased to Meet New Species
The only Mafia-approved Bed on the market
Things Nobody Told Me: Brooklyn's Bizarre Team Names
Why more Indian Elephants should go to film school
Geeky and Green Furniture
Did you know the McMuffin Man, the McMuffin Man, the McMuffin Man?
New Kinetic Energy T! (much funnier than our potential Potential Energy shirt)
No Lie: Our Best Women's Shirt Ever
New Shirts are Here! New Shirts are Here!
The Indiana Pi Bill (Thank you Caitlin!)
Because I'm a sucker for completely insane soccer ads...
Another amazing fact...
Tree Totaller
2 things that made me happy this morning
The (Scientific) Truth about Double Dipping
Rap Lyrics Explained in Charts and Graphs
Fun with Electricity (Tesla Style!)
Lewis Lavoie and his Amazing Mosaics
Downloading iTunes for your Taser?
Ta-da! David Copperfield Tricks 17-year old Mugger
Fun Stuff from '07: A Hangover Treat You Might Find Useful Tomorrow
Fun Stuff from '07: Secret Agent Hamster
An Incomplete and Debatable List of things you should know about Walt Disney
PETA Goes to Prison (and ranks their food)
Patriotic Lobsters Finally Aiding War on Terror
Saddest Christmas Ever (R.I.P. Borat)
Just say snow
The Best Things Since Sliced Gingerbread
MENTAL FLOSS

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