Rebecca OConnell

Rebecca O'Connell is an assistant editor for mentalfloss.com. She lives in Brooklyn with her boyfriend and a Venus fly trap because she's not allowed to get a dog.

Fun
Make Your Own Knit Unicorn Trophy
Movies
This Simple White Mug Is Hiding a Secret That Film Geeks Will Love
Fun
These Animal-Themed Socks Pair Unlikely Friends
Technology
This Outlet Comes With a Built-In Night-Light
List
Up Your Game With 15 Pop Culture Decks of Playing Cards
Fun
Uncork Bottles Like a Cowboy With This Gun-Shaped Wine Opener
Videos
How Long Does It Take to Get to the Bottom of an Excel Spreadsheet?
Fun
Monopoly Is Asking Fans to Pick the New Game Tokens
Food
Sushi Bazooka Lets You Shoot Out Sushi Rolls in Record Time
Design
Let Hedwig Keep You Warm With This 'Harry Potter'-Inspired Scarf
Fun
Watch This 1949 Video About How to Build an Igloo
Art
Artist Creates Monochromatic 'Abandoned' Mansions With LEGOs
Booze
Is Ben & Jerry's Making a New Bourbon-Flavored Ice Cream?
Music
Former 'Blues Clues' Star Steve Burns Is Making Trippy, Kid-Friendly Music
List
11 Geeky Soaps to Level Up Your Hygiene
Booze
Having a Shower Beer? There's Now a Specific Brew For That
Fun
Show Off Your Happy Cat Family With These Adorable Car Stickers
Booze
Never Gonna Give You Hops: Rick Astley Plans to Launch His Own Beer
Booze
Get Weird With These 13 Unusual Liquors
List
16 Fast Facts About 'Homestar Runner'
Food
Want to Make Smiling Poop Cupcakes? This Emoji Cookbook Shows You How
Fun
Hide Your Cold Ones in a Marshall Mini Fridge
Books
A 'Princess Bride' Coloring Book Is Coming This Month
Animals
10 Warm Facts About Huskies
Fun
Snorlax Slippers That Snore While You Walk
Food
Handy Kitchen Device Lets You Make Your Own Rolled Ice Cream
Fun
All Your Makeup Can Now Be Pokémon-Themed
Fun
Scented Candles Let You Bring the Smell of National Parks Home With You
List
Warm Up With These 15 Heat-Sensitive Mugs
Dinosaurs
Your Kitchen Needs This Dinosaur Bottle Opener
Art
The Art of Andy Warhol Just Got Cuddly
Video Games
Best Buy Will Be Selling More NES Classics
Food
Death Star Popcorn Maker Shoots Out Snacks Instead of Lasers
Fun
These Ornaments Come With Small Dragon Companions
Art
New York Woman Creates Nail Art Inspired by Classic Works of Art
Fun
Sneak Booze Into the North Pole With a Santa Hat Flask
Video Games
Zelda's 'Ocarina of Time' Is Coming to Vinyl
List
13 Vindictive Krampus Gifts to Give Naughty Loved Ones
Fun
Surround Yourself With 'Hatching' Egg Candles
Fun
Illuminate Your Facial Hair With Beard Lights
Travel
English Pub Owner Bans Ugly Christmas Sweaters
Animals
Cat-Opoly Lets You Buy Cats Instead of Railroads
Gift Guide
11 Stuffed Toys for the Geek in Your Life
Live Smarter
Wrap Presents in a Flash Using This Japanese Department Store Technique
Food
The People Behind 15 Fast Food Names
Fun
These Clever Jewels Help You Become a Walking Garden
Gift Guide
13 Sleek Gifts for Graphic Designers
Fun
17 Fun and Unusual Calendars to Put Up Next Year
Books
Build Your Own LEGO Ornaments With This Handy Guide
Food
Hear Us Out: Advent Calendars Are Better With Cheese
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