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Colin Patrick

Colin Patrick is an author and a comedian. In addition to mental_floss, he's written for Late Night with Jimmy Fallon, Splitsider, McSweeney's, and Cracked.

The Missing Links: Why You Shouldn't Rob a Bank
The Missing Links: TV & Food
The Missing Links: Escape From Alcatraz - 50 Years Later
The Missing Links: The Last Moment Robot
The Missing Links: Bulgarian Vampire Grave Diggers
The Missing Links: Good Job, Good Effort, Internet!
The Missing Links: Turn Off the Lights & This Cat Will Glow
The Missing Links: Projects for Your 3D Printer
The Missing Links: Rules for Running With the Bulls
The Missing Links: Beware of Sarcastic Computers
The Missing Links: Stingray Sneakers
The Missing Links: What Would You Ask Bayside's Mr. Belding?
The Missing Links: Happy 200th Birthday, War of 1812!
The Missing Links: Wes Anderson Bingo
The Missing Links: The Crypt of Civilization
The Missing Links: Accelerating Ketchup
The Missing Links: How Are These Legal Again?
The Missing Links: Invasion of the Chickens, A History
The Missing Links: Food Edition
The Missing Links: How to Win at Battleship
The Missing Links: Stock Photo or $4.3 Million Masterpiece?
The Missing Links: Enter the Anger Room
The Missing Links: That Cute Lion Wants to Have Your Child Over for Dinner
The Missing Links: Treat Your Mother Right
The Missing Links: I'm So Hungry I Could Eat a Book
The Missing Links: On Testicles and Valor
Tea Time Links: Pampering the Stressed-Out Kindergarten Set
WanderLinks: How Stadiums Enforce Lifetime Bans
The You-Wouldn't-Even-Believe-How-Close-to-Being-Named-They-Are Afternoon Links
When We Decide What to Call the Afternoon Links, We'll Put That Up Here
The Soon-To-Be Named Afternoon Links
Our New Afternoon Links Column That We Need You Guys to Name
Tupac at Coachella and Other Posthumous Performances
11 Questionable Suggestions for Raising the Titanic
Undeniable Proof That Google Will Make Us All Cyborgs
Neil deGrasse Tyson Should Get an Editor's Credit on the Titanic Re-Release
5 Other Famous Transplants
I Wonder How a Blind Person...
10 Bits of Wisdom From Alfred Hitchcock
Your Mom Is So Old the Babylonians Made Fun of Her
11 New Uses for Old Churches
Stephen Colbert Explains the Difference Between PACs and Super PACs
Morgan Freeman Shilling for Listerine
Crasher Rule #18: Always Study Your App
11 Hilarious Moments from Police Squad
The Comedic Guide to Surviving the Mayan Apocalypse
Go Forth and Share: The Church of Filesharing
Whatever You Think About Mr. Brainwash, He Probably Just Confirmed It
The Late Movies: Early Stand-up Performances of 15 Big Stars
Early Video Game Ads
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