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Jason Plautz

Writes about: Movies , politics , Pop Culture , Sports
Jason Plautz started as an intern for mentalfloss.com in 2007 and now does quizzes and posts about politics, sports, movies, and anything else that crosses his radar. Based in Washington D.C., he writes for InsideClimate News and has had work appear on TheAtlantic.com, Pacific Standard, and National Journal. He hopes that someday he'll see a Northwestern bowl win and any Cleveland championship, but is not optimistic about either.
The 5pm Quiz: Name the Original Justice League
Why Did The Vatican Review Harry Potter?
Lunchtime Quiz: Highway Havoc
Lunchtime Quiz: Must See TV
Lunchtime Quiz: Dropping Bombs Part II
The 5pm Quiz: NBA Champions
The 5pm Quiz: Name That Cooking Technique
Four Bad Bladder Stories
The 5pm Quiz: Serial Killer, Celebrity Stalker or Washington Lobbyist?
Lunchtime Quiz: Baseball Brainteasers
The 5pm Quiz: Your Local Paper
6 Celebrities & Their Bizarre Video Games
Bonus Quiz: Name the Last Nine NBA Champions
The 5pm Quiz: Don Cherry Outfit or Clown Costume?
The 5pm Quiz: Skin Disease or Dungeons and Dragons Character?
The 5pm Quiz: Putting Eras in Order
Lunchtime Quiz: Who's More Stylish?
The 5pm Quiz: Genius or Real World Castmate?
12 Star-Powered College Roommates
Lunchtime Quiz: Illinois Politician or Sopranos Character?
9 Toe-tally Cool Facts
6 Reasons Why James Lipton is the Coolest
Lunchtime Quiz: Animal Crackers in my Soup
Lunchtime Quiz: Christopher Walken's Canon of Crap
Let's Make a Deal: 6 of Baseball's Strangest Trades
Lunchtime Quiz: Name That Beatles Album
Lunchtime Quiz: Bill Nye the Science Guy
Lunchtime Quiz: In The Club?
Math Homework I Wish I Still Got
Lunchtime Quiz: Before the CW
More Trivia from the 49th State
Lunchtime Quiz: Lost in Translation
Trivia from our 49th State
Schwarzenegger Beetles (and other celebrity species)
Five Athletes that Played Through Old Age
'80s Quiz: Name That Video
Steve Blass' Horrible, Terrible, No Good, Very Bad Disease
(Shortlived) Cartoon Superheores That Weren't Great for Kids
Lunchtime Quiz: Cartoon Recall
Why Indiana Jones Was Right to be Scared of Snakes
Lunchtime Quiz: When Funny Guys Go Dark
4 Great Wikipedia Variations
Four Celebrities You Wouldn't Expect to Testify Before Congress (but still did)
Hello, my name is...
Four Ways Technology is Changing Sports Officiating
Lucky Number Seven(teen)
What's Your Fantasy?
Worst First Lines: The Quiz!
The Great Celebrity Endorsement Quiz
4 Movies about Fact Checking
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