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Ransom Riggs

Filmmaker, photo hound, author of Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children. Ransom was a daily contributor to mentalfloss.com for many, many years.

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Digital Records Are Fading Fast
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What Hyperinflation Looks Like
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Three Divinely-Inspired Backyards
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How to Make Holograms With An iPad
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The Late Movies: Surreal Fun with Mary-Kate and Ashley
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Unsheets
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Trajan: the Movie Font
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Life on Mars (in Utah)
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Scientists Who Can Sing
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Your Morning Mind-Blow with Carl Sagan
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The Late Movies: O-SPAN
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American Civil War Re-enactors ... in the UK!
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Real Schools of Rock
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Nature's Creepiest Metaphor: the Ant Death Spiral
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A Documentary for People Who Love 'Mad Men'
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Another Great Book Trailer: Night of the Living Trekkies
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The Late Movies: Between Two Ferns
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How Much Do You Share Online?
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Weird Website(s) of the Week: Sad Don Drapers Love to Party
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Why Coffee, Cigarettes and Booze Can Be Good For You
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The Late Movies: The Suburbs
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The Majestic Plastic Bag
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How to Write Jokes
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How to Write Movie Scenes
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Why SNL Will Be Funny Next Season
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Pop Culture Operas
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Fun with the Vox Pop
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Mouthing Off About Flossing
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A Tribute to Obsessive Collectors
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The Born-Again Virginity Kit
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The Late Movies: Drinking With Rachel Maddow
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From Twitter to TV Show
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Secret Scandinavian Singers: Exposed!
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How Important Is An Author Photo?
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Cute Overload: Marcel the Shell With Shoes On
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Blaming the Cat
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The Late Movies: Siskel and Ebert Review the Worst Movies Ever
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Something New to Worry About: Vampire Bats
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The Late Movies: Best of the Worst Action Movie One-Liners
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Celebrating the Almighty Juice Box
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What's Wrong With Meh?
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Meet Kevin, the World's First Cyborg
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The Late Movies: Fake Educational Films
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Musical Genre of the Month: Freak Folk
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Nature's Comedian: the Goat
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Tell us about your best-ever roadtrip
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A New Kind of Recipe
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The Cute Show: a Show About Cute Things
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The Late Movies: Un-American Idols
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Ants are Amazing
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