Kathy Benjamin

Kathy is a freelance writer whose work has appeared on various sites including Uproxx and Playboy’s The Smoking Jacket. She is also a regular contributor to Cracked ( After pit stops in New Jersey, California, and the UK, Kathy now resides in Austin, Texas with her husband and evil bunny rabbit. Befriend her on Facebook (, follow her on twitter (@KathyBenjamin), or read her daily musings about sobriety on tumblr (

5 Silly Reasons People Decided to Duel
How 5 Super-Rich Places Got Such Fancy Names
7 Ways to Divorce-Proof Your Marriage (Statistically Speaking)
Holy Foreskin! A Brief History of Stolen Catholic Relics
The Ladies' Privilege: Encouraging Women to Propose on Leap Day
5 More Crazy Ways People Amused Themselves Before Television
5 Great Love Stories That Weren't Really All That Great
10 Videos Spanning the Career of Whitney Houston
5 Reasons Teenagers Act the Way They Do
From Text Neck to Hogwarts Headache: 6 Injuries for the Modern Era
6 Amazing Animals That Practically Lived Forever
5 Crazy Ways People Amused Themselves Before Television
26 Things You Might Not Know Were Named After Places
11 People Who Lived to Read Their Own Obituaries


A super-skimmable daily digest.