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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.

Fun
Get a Jumpstart on the Day With Caffeinated Toothpaste
Design
Sunset Candle Changes Color as it Burns
Fun
The Mystifying Air Bonsai Floats and Spins Like a Tiny Planet
Food
Be Prepared With Sriracha To-Go Packets
Video Games
Cool Posters Reimagine NES Video Game Worlds as Subway Maps
Videos
Sitting in a Bathtub of Clear Putty: Not as Fun as it Sounds
Fun
Twitter Account Matches Users With Their Doggie Doppelgängers
Animals
10 Elegant Facts About Cocker Spaniels
Videos
The Origins of the Inflatable Wacky Waving Tube Man
Technology
Do You Use One of 2015's Worst Passwords?
Design
Wear Your City Around Your Finger
Animals
Twitter User Shows Off Well-Dressed Shiba Inus
Design
Feast Your Eyes on This Beautiful, Japanese Art-Inspired Monopoly Board
Videos
Revel in This Glorious Windmill of Fireworks
Fun
Japanese Aquarium Displays Special Orchids for the Year of the Monkey
Animals
Meet Manny the Selfie-Taking Cat
Videos
Ice Drumming Has a Surprisingly Unique and Pleasant Sound
Art
Artist Adds Pop Culture Figures to Thrift Store Paintings
Animals
Meet Kuli, the One-Eyed Cat Who Loves to Surf
Video Games
Redditor Uses 'The Sims' and 'Pokemon' to Create the Virtual Mashup of Your Dreams
Food
This Baker Turns Cookies Into Canvases
WHY?
Why Don’t We Fall Off the Earth?
Video Games
See What 'GoldenEye 007' Looks Like With a Modern-Day Makeover
Animals
Cincinnati Zoo Names Their Latest Penguin 'Bowie'
Fun
These Adapters Let You Combine All Your Toys Into One Monstrous Conglomeration of Fun
Technology
Take Pictures With a Piece of Paper
Travel
This Train Station Is Kept Open for Just One Passenger
Animals
11 Noble Facts About Weimaraners
Videos
Watch All of Pixar's References to Other Movies
Food
Dig Into This Extensive Ramen Poster
Afternoon Map
The Most Popular New Year's Resolutions in Each State
Food
This Mesmerizing Cake Changes Colors as It Spins
Videos
Defrost Your Car in Record Time With These Tips
Animals
Traffic Camera Accidentally Snaps Beautiful Photo of a Snowy Owl
News
The Case of the Monkey Selfie: Animals Can't Own Copyrights, Judge Rules
Fun
Make Yourself Smarter With These Beautifully Illustrated, Fact-Filled Instagrams
Design
This Bird Feeder Broadcasts the Sweet Sounds of its Diners
Design
Creative Posters Show the Cross Sections of Famous Wes Anderson Locations
Pretty Pictures
15 Gorgeous Images From China's Ice and Snow Festival
Movies
Watch 'The Wizard of Oz,' Rearranged Into Alphabetical Order
Animals
The American Kennel Club Recognizes Two New Breeds This Year
Design
This Coffee Table is Based on a Scene From 'Inception'
Food
Cook All the Parts of Your Breakfast at Once With This Helpful Pan
Food
10 Non-Cow Milk Products You Can Try
Animals
Canadian Company Ends Argument About How Dogs Should Wear Pants
Design
This Customizable Chair Lets You Mix Up The Design
Food
You Can Now Wear Your Favorite Food With These Delicious-Looking Designs
Animals
There's a Concert for Dogs in NYC Tonight
Animals
10 Robust Facts About the Rottweiler
Photos
The Top Wildlife Pictures of 2015 From the Wildlife Conservation Society
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