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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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The Late Movies: Joni Mitchell, Then and Now
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The Land Where Old English Survives
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Best Eclipse Photo Ever!
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Camouflaging An Airplane Factory
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How One Small Act of Kindness Inspired a Big One
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The Late Movies: Eyewitnesses to Disaster
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Weird Website of the Week: Selleck Waterfall Sandwich
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Songs Inspired by A Bad Date
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Extreme Weirdness: Antarctica's "Blood Falls"
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There Once Was An Island
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Richard Garriott and his Nerdy Dream House
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The Late Movies: Pants on the Ground!
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Is the Adverb Dying?
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Some Facts About the Mac
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Happy 102nd Anniversary, Sexist NYC Smoking Ban!
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The Most Depressing Day of the Year
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Should You Wash New Clothes Before Wearing Them?
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The Late Movies: Great Speeches by MLK
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In Praise of the Four-Day Workweek
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The Vice Guides to Travel
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How to Make A Motion Capture Movie For Cheap!
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The Late Movies: Virtuoso Bass Players
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Strange Geographies: Almost the Outback
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The Many Uses of Greenscreen
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2009's Most Disturbing Film Is A Documentary
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The Late Movies: Guitar Virtuosos
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Strange Geographies: 2009 Roundup
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Fictional Company Makes Access to Cool Stuff (and Parking) Easy!
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Climate Control for Your Desk
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The Late Movies: Our Favorite Christmas Flicks
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Bizarre Holiday Decorations
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How to Ruin Christmas in 29 Easy Steps
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Land of the Little People: Now with Video!
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The Late Movies: Submit to the Cuteness
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Internet Addiction in Asia
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Creating IRL Fantasies with Improv Everywhere
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Makin' Copies: the Complete History
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8 Signs You Might Be Boring Someone
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Feature Films That Started as Shorts
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The Late Movies: Bizarre Cooking Shows
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Stickmen in Peril
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Illin' Like a Villain: the Foods Most Likely to Poison You
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Shh! Talking About Your Goals Makes Them Less Likely to Happen
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The Late Movies: TV Shows Cancelled After Just One Episode
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Strange Geographies: Cape Tribulation
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The Late Movies: Meet the Natives
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The Faces of Breast Cancer
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9 Obscure Holidays in December (Besides Christmas)
Strange Geographies
Strange Geographies: Village Life in Vanuatu
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The Late Movies: One-Hit Wonders
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