David K. Israel

David is one of the founding bloggers of mentalfloss.com. He's also an author, multi-media journalist, composer, teacher and film maker. David's first novel, Behind Everyman was put out by Random House in 2005 and is presently being turned into a major motion picture. He is also the founder and CEO of the crowdsourced webcomics, Twaggies, which has been called "Favstar meets SouthPark" Check it out here! David's writing has appeared in The New York Times, the Los Angeles Times, as well as numerous magazines. At the age of 23, after undergrad studies, David was hired as an editor to work on Leonard Bernstein's music. He helped publish definitive editions of classics such as West Side Story and On the Town. If you're interested in knowing more and have nothing but time on your hands, you can put yourself to sleep reading his exceedingly long bio: www.davidisrael.net. You can also follow him on Twitter: @resila.
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20 Tweets Illustrated by Twaggies
Is It Just Me?
18 Metaphors and Analogies Found in Actual Student Papers (Or Not—But They're Still Hilarious)
GeekJack on the Crayola Studio
Do Bees Really Die After They Sting You?
14 Behind The Scenes Photos
mental_floss Gets Curbed
Foodiacs
Words used incorrectly: Alas
9 Looks at History re-imagined with Monsters
How The Los Angeles Dodgers Helped to Snuff Out Communism
Shazam, Shlemiel, Shlimazel
A Few Tech Tidbits
10 Awesome Paintings of Old Board Games
How Web Ads Work
Trover
14 X-Ray Images As Art
Mail Call!
8 Movie Cliches Illustrated
48 Movie Line Rhymes
10 Unusual Restaurants Found Around the World
11 Superheroes and Villains at War
Making Money from YouTube
10 Landmark Moments in YouTube History
What's the most Romantic thing you've ever done?
Dot.Whatever
11 Pencil Vs. Camera Images
Geek-Jack
In space, no one can hear you scream
6 Strange Cameras
12 Twitchy Stereoscopic Photographs
Retired Tires
Phrase Origins: The Real McCoy and On The Wagon
Incredible Shrinking Studios & Instruments
Celebrity Twists
Jules Verne: Poignantly Prescient
Trader Oh-No
The Dancing Plague of 1518
Even More Fun Finds from the 99¢ Store
The Apple Store: a place you can bring your goat
Language Pet Peeves
Gis.to wants to help you read more/less
The Ubiquitous QR Code
7 Major Mafia Murders [Warning: Gruesome Photos]
McDonald's Menu Items From Around The World
Snail Mail My E-Mail
Plus: Grading Systems
Plus: Camouflaged
Plus: The Macintosh Plus
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