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Erik van Rheenen

MentalFloss.com intern. Stage dive enthusiast. Wannabe novelist. Nerdfighter.
The Time New England Banned Christmas
13 Things You May Not Know About ‘The Dark Tower’ Series
10 Henry Ford Facts (That Have Almost Nothing to Do With Cars)
16 Fun Facts About 'The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy'
10 Songs Bill Nye Made Educational
11 Ketchup Facts That Go Well With Everything
15 Polls Hijacked by the Internet
10 Artists Who Hated Their Biggest Hit
15 Famous Songs With Misunderstood Meanings
15 Famous Songs With Misunderstood Meanings
15 Things You Didn't Know About 'The Stand'
11 Jokes From the World's Oldest Jokebook
10 Demands Made by World Cup Teams
4 Coin Flips That Changed History
7 Strange Commencement Speeches
12 New Words Added to the Oxford English Dictionary in 2013
25 Stunning Photos of China's Ice and Snow Festival
The Nicknames of All 32 World Cup 2014 Teams
12 Predictions Isaac Asimov Made About 2014 in 1964
7 Great Sports Moments Recreated in Lego
11 Workshops Offered by the International University of Santa Claus
What Causes Nightmares?
9 Famous Works Written in Exile
The Evolution of Soccer Balls
The 11 Best-Named Political Parties
Morning Cup of Links: Walter White versus Walt Whitman
7 Famous Songs Written in Less Than a Day
The Australian Town That Invented A Language
Harry Houdini's Missing Scrapbook Has Been Found
5 Commonly Fixed Carnival Games
Beyond Roswell: 6 Other Historical UFO Sightings
When John Adams Predicted the Wrong Independence Day
How Did the Liberty Bell Get Cracked?
5 Flights of Lawn Chair Balloonists
5 Books That Probably Won't Be Adapted into Movies
The Post-Hit Careers of 5 One-Hit Wonders
Why Do Bands Still Perform Encores?
5 Really Ambitious Science Fair Projects
Seattle's Willy Wonka-like Food Forest
5 Hit Songs, Translated
The Post-SNL Careers of 5 Castmembers
10 Artists Who Hated Their Biggest Hit
10 Artists Who Hated Their Biggest Hit
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