Miss Cellania

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Miss Cellania has written for mental_floss since 2007. She is also the managing editor at Neatorama and keeps a small humor blog called Miss Cellania. In her spare time, she is raising a frightening number of children in a small Kentucky town.

Incredible Teamwork From Little Clownfish
Prescribing Booze During Prohibition
The Man Who Made John Gotti the Most Powerful Mobster in New York
The Healthiest Countries in the World
The Long, Strange History of Dieting Fads
Ranch Dressing by the Keg
The Watergate Excuse No One Believed
The True History of the Orient Express
The 25 Dumbest Ways You Managed To Injure Yourself
Debunking the 'Risky Teenage Brain' Stereotype
How Woolly Sweaters are Made
How the Denver Airport Became an Icon of the Illuminati
American Weddings vs. European Weddings
When Halloween Was All Tricks
The Ultimate Halloween Candy Power Ranking
Halloween in the City of Bones
The Giant Frog Farm Craze
Celebrating Frank Langella as Dracula
5 Famous Haunted Toilets
The 2017 Tompkins Square Halloween Dog Parade
Dogs Deliberately Smile at Us
When Movie Trailers Mislead
Vampires, Ghosts, and Dark Shadows Beauty Pageants
The Phantoms of Paris
How Will Martian Laws Differ From Earth's Laws?
Where is the Line Between Fandom and Obsession?
Charlie Chaplin's Buried Treasure
Analyzing the New Star Wars: The Last Jedi Trailer
The Scariest Haunted Attractions In The Country
The Underwater Ghost Town
10 Cool Things About Neil deGrasse Tyson
That Little Lamp in the Pixar Logo
How to Make Perfect Scrambled Eggs
Diary of a Concussion
Parenting Is Much More Relaxed in Europe Than in America
The Science Behind the Perfect Cup of Coffee
The Great Dictator Was a Politically-Charged Masterpiece
How the Freedom of Information Act Works
Japan's School Lunches Are Some of the Best in the World
The Many Deaths of the Joker
The Magic of Making Marbles
The Greatest Internet Recipe Comment of All Time
Game of Thrones Has Changed the Real World
Great Stephen King Stories
Volcanic Eruptions Under Antarctic Ice
Why Denmark is the World's Happiest Country
How to Harvest Honey
Disaster Preparedness at the Zoo
Star Trek Guest Stars, Ranked
The Hidden Memories of Plants


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