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Stacy Conradt

Stacy Conradt is a staff writer who's been contributing to mental_floss since 2008. As an avid board game lover, she is especially fond of her work on Split Decision and Mixed Nuts. In her spare time (ha) she likes to run badly and visit roadside attractions that make most people cringe. She never met an Abe Lincoln tribute she didn't love. If you have one to suggest, let her know at twitter.com/stacy_writes.

Music
10 Musicians Who Recorded Their Hits in Simlish
TV
The Time Chuck Norris Taught Eva Gabor Karate
Fun
8 Famous Séances
Weird
12 People Who Have Supposedly Seen or Felt Lincoln's Ghost
TV
The "Real" Legend of the Pig Man from 'American Horror Story: Roanoke'
Movies
11 Hair-Raising Facts About Disney's 'The Legend of Sleepy Hollow'
Books
How Harry Truman's Daughter Inspired a Wesley Snipes Movie
List
11 Little Things You Can Do to Make A Difference
History
How the Man Who Bombed Oregon Became an Honorary Citizen
Grave Sightings
Grave Sightings: Wyatt Earp
Geography
12 Bizarre Rooms at Wind Cave National Park
Fun
10 Saccharine Facts About Sweetest Day
List
18 Celebrity Workout Videos You Might Not Know Existed
TV
15 Farm-Fresh Facts About 'Green Acres'
Sports
5 Virtual Running Clubs That Will Get You Moving
History
Did a British Soldier Accidentally Spare Hitler’s Life in 1918?
Animals
Meet One of New York's Most Celebrated Rodents
History
The Mysterious English Sweating Sickness
History
How Lizzie Borden Spent Her Life After Being Acquitted
Sports
Meet “The Iron Nun,” an 86-Year-Old Ironman Athlete
Politics
5 Unscientific Predictors of the Presidential Race
Fun
The Origins of 25 Fall Traditions
History
The Secret Cave in Central Park—And Why It Was Sealed
Fun
How The Emoticon Was Invented
Books
12 Thought-Provoking Quotes from H.G. Wells
History
The Time Fidel Castro Asked FDR for $10
Travel
Driving Miss Norma: One Nonagenarian's Epic Road Trip
TV
Q&A: Alex Hirsch and Rob Renzetti on 'Gravity Falls' Fandom
List
The Original Names of 10 Sports
Books
Q&A: Ann M. Martin and Annie Parnell from the 'Missy Piggle-Wiggle' Series
Food
When McDonald’s Invented Bubble Gum-Flavored Broccoli
Videos
7 of Gaston's Most Entertaining Fan Interactions at the Magic Kingdom
TV
15 Fun Facts About 'Salute Your Shorts'
Fun
A Thrilling Disney Design: The Mary Poppins Ride That Could Have Been
Music
15 Songs That Brought People Out of Comas
TV
FYI: 12 Facts About 'Murphy Brown'
Grave Sightings
Grave Sightings: Meriwether Lewis Clark, Jr.
Art
That George Washington Portrait Saved by Dolley Madison Was Just a Copy
Fun
See a 4080-Piece LEGO Cinderella Castle Built in Stop-Motion
Movies
12 Facts About 'An American Tail'
List
10 Not-So-Small Facts About the Volkswagen Beetle
List
25 of Dorothy Parker's Best Quotes
Books
16 Clever Quips from Ogden Nash
Video Games
How a Professor Turned Henry David Thoreau's Retreat Into a Video Game
Olympics
The Fourth Type of Olympic Medal and 5 People Who Have Won It
Music
The Time a U.S. Army Helicopter Dropped Snacks on Woodstock
Movies
10 Funny Facts About Steve Martin
Olympics
Check Out the High-Tech Suit U.S. OIympic Rowers Are Wearing
List
11 Reasons Agatha Christie Was as Interesting as Her Characters
Fun
10 Head-Spinning Facts About Disney's Mad Tea Party Ride
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