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Adrienne Crezo

Writes about: Lists , politics , science
Adrienne Crezo is a longtime mentalfloss.com contributor and handyperson, and a freelance writer and editor. She lives in Ohio.
10 Nonviolent Ways to Thwart a Westboro Baptist Church Protest
11 Word of the Year Candidates That Didn't Catch On
10 Public Figures Who Choose Not to Vote
10 Historical Euphemisms for Infidelity
5 U.S. Cities That Were Destroyed—and Completely Rebuilt
7 People Who Died and Left Their Fortunes To Strangers
11 Amazing Letters from Nobel Laureates
9 Ways People Used Radium Before We Understood the Risks
11 Bizarre Old Contraptions That Promised to Improve Your Looks
Perk Up: It's International Coffee Day!
27 Cowboy Slang Terms for Things You Eat and Drink
12 Beloved Children's Authors Who Also Wrote for Grown-Ups
10 Questionable Household Tips from the 19th-Century White House Staff
26 Beatnik Slang Words and Phrases We Should All Start Using
11 Museums Devoted to Everyday Objects
17 Euphemisms for Sex From the 1800s
19 Wildly Dangerous Home Remedies From 100 Years Ago
6 Students Who Lost Their Diplomas Over Controversial Graduation Speeches
Facts About Every Student From the 30th Story of Wayside School
11 Commercials for Defunct '90s Food and Drinks
5 Disorders Caused by the Internet, TV, Magazines and Movies
Every Product Billy Mays Ever Pitched
The Early Jobs of 24 Famous Writers
Every Item Inside the Time Capsule Nickelodeon Buried in 1992
Fun With Copyright Traps: 10 Hoax Definitions, Paper Towns, and Other Things That Don’t Exist
11 Languages Spoken by 11 People or Fewer
8 More Regular People Who Became Internet Memes
11 Upstart Religions Rooted in Pop Culture
8 Seemingly Harmless Toys That Were Yanked Off the Shelf
11 Tweets That Led to a Whole Mess of Legal Trouble
9 Regular People Who Became Memes
10 Amazing Letters From Presidents
11 Amazing Thank You Notes From Famous People
11 Lesser-Known 2012 Presidential Candidates
Dixville Notch: The New Hampshire Town That Votes at Midnight
The Quick 10: 10 Hilarious Scathing Reviews
10 Previous Word of the Year Candidates That Didn't Catch On
The Quick 10: 10 Political Figures' Favorite Family Recipes
Art at Large: 11 Record-Holding Paintings, Drawings, Photos and Sculptures
10 Facebook Status Updates Gone Horribly Wrong
The Quick 10: 10 Literary Smack-Downs, Quips, and Squabbles
The Quick 10: 10 Places You Don't Want to Swim
The Quick 10: 10 Facts About the Golden Age of Looney Tunes
10 Peculiar Things Public Schools Have Banned
The Quick 10: The Rest of Paul Harvey’s Story
7 Fictional Holidays for Pop Culture Enthusiasts
Try, Try Again: Rejection Letters Received by Bestselling Authors
10 Peculiar Things Public Schools Have Banned
The Early (Not-So-Literary) Jobs of 10 Great Authors
6 Lost Works That Finally Turned Up
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