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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.

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The Missing Links: Gustav Klimt Recreated With Real People
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The Missing Links: Marty Visits the Real 2015
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The Missing Links: Bill Murray's Christmas Special
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The Missing Links: Watch Robin Williams Recording the Genie
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The Missing Links: What Does Staying Put Do to Your Brain?
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The Missing Links: The Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards
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The Missing Links: The Coolest Grandpa Ever
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The Missing Links: The Amount of Time Jim Spent on Pranks
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The Missing Links: Double-Sided Pizza
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The Missing Links: The Evolution of American Standup in 10 Steps
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The Missing Links: Doc Brown is Back
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The Missing Links: A Statistical Analysis of Bob Ross
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The Missing Links: Real Lightsabers Might Not Be Impossible
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The Missing Links: What's Happening in the Background of the Cantina
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The Missing Links: The World Slackline Championships
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The Missing Links: NASA's Zero Gravity Research Facility
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The Missing Links: Agatha is Awesome
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The Missing Links: Disney's New Mary Poppins Film
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The Missing Links: Modern People That Live In the Past
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The Missing Links: Cat Jenga
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The Missing Links: Even Gorillas Love Smartphones
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The Missing Links: Recapping Colbert
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The Missing Links: Honest Love Cards
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The Missing Links: Crazy Old-Timey Inventions
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The Missing Links: Check In At the Clown Motel
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The Missing Links: A 120,000-Piece LEGO Hobbit Recreation
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The Missing Links: A New SNL Cast Member
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The Missing Links: Gorgeous American Castles
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The Missing Links: The Odd Life in the Mariana Trench
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The Missing Links: Marilyn's Time in the Psych Ward
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The Missing Links: How to Avoid Poisoning Your Dog
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The Missing Links: Explaining Philosophy With Doughnuts
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The Missing Links: The Karate Kid is a Bad Guy
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The Missing Links: Cartoon Sharks Explain the Ocean
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The Missing Links: “Winners Don’t Use Drugs”
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The Missing Links: Making the Simpson Kitchen In Real Life
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The Missing Links: Why Are People Still Joining the Empire?
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The Missing Links: Pillows That Look Like Rocks
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The Missing Links: Make Music On Your Phone
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The Missing Links: J. Edgar Hoover's FBI File on George Carlin
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The Missing Links: Library Cards or Business Cards?
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The Missing Links: A Mini History of Tourist Traps
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The Missing Links: The Importance of Posture
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The Missing Links: The World's Most Dangerous Roads
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The Missing Links: Goodbye Jon
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The Missing Links: Awesome Fan-Made Films
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The Missing Links: Mark Hamill Signs Great Autographs
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The Missing Links: Logo Facts and Hidden Meanings
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The Missing Links: The Gigantic Facebook WiFi Drone
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The Missing Links: David Foster Wallace for Beginners
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