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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.

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5 Creative Ways to Extinguish a Candle
Watch 'The Most Satisfying Video in the World'
This Poster Turns Romantic Movies Into Constellations
Ubersnap Lets You Print Out Animated GIFs
17 Geeky and Unusual Pillows to Cuddle
You Can Now Pre-Order the Script Book for 'Harry Potter and the Cursed Child'
13 Beautiful Facts About 'The Thief and the Cobbler'
Get Your Valentine a Bouquet of Doritos
A Recreation of Van Gogh’s Iconic Bedroom Is Available to Rent on Airbnb
12 Delicious Products to Celebrate Pancake Day
Monikers is a Beautiful—and Fun—Party Game
22 Unusual Slippers To Keep Your Feet Warm
These Whimsical Planters Look Like Sparkling Animals
10 Wrinkly Facts About the Shar-Pei
Why Isn't 100 Percent Humidity Always Rain?
These Oscar Cookies Are as Great as the Movies That Inspired Them
Skier Uses a Sling and an iPhone to Create a 360 Video
The New LEGO 'Ghostbusters' Set Is Here
Baker Pays Tribute to Pop Culture With Colorful Cookies
New Mouse Dies Inside a Museum's 155-Year-Old Mouse Trap
Official X-Files Coloring Book To Be Released Tonight
Watch an Artist Create a Sculpture With Drywall
This Brilliant Generator Matches 'Simpsons' Quotes With Stills
Google Engineer Creates Homemade Smart Mirror
Disneyland-Scented Candles Will Hit You With Serious Nostalgia
Oreo Unveiled New Filled Cupcake Oreos in the Most Whimsical Way Possible
This Baby Nessie Tea Infuser Makes Tea Time Adorable
8 Quirky Locations Dedicated to UFO Sightings
This Mesmerizing Contraption Generates Gigantic Bubbles
Dutch Police are Training Eagles to Pluck Drones From the Sky
Hairdresser Creates Styles Based on Well-Known Fine Art
Watch This LEGO Minifig Build His Own Snowspeeder
Repaint the Smithsonian Collection With This Coloring Book
11 Fluffy Facts About Chow Chows
These Pastel Polka Dots Are to Help Keep Pedestrians Safe
Make Realistic-Looking LEGO Cake Bites
Artists Bring Kids' Imaginary Friends to Life (and it's Only a Little Creepy)
Cork Cactus Keeps Your Things Together
Pencils That Sprout Plants When You Plant Them
5 Beers to Try This Winter
Artist Creates Surprisingly Realistic Animals Out of Pipe Cleaners
Historical Statue Becomes Darth Vader When it Snows
This Rocket Pencil Extender Lets You Use the Whole Pencil and Look Cool Too
Artist Creates Compelling Animated Stories With Paper Cups
LEGO Debuts Its First Minifig in a Wheelchair
Truck Plowing Over a Snowman Gives Much Needed Catharsis After the Blizzard
LEGOLAND Is Looking to Hire Model Builders
Artist Dominic Wilcox Makes Children's Inventions a Reality
9 Hearty Facts About Australian Cattle Dogs
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