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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.

Morning Cup of Links
Morning Cup of Links: Tiny Cars
History
Did You Know? 25 Tidbits from Vintage Cigarette Cards
Music
Music Made From the Sounds of Machinery
Morning Cup of Links
Morning Cup of Links: Creepy String Animals
Morning Cup of Links
Morning Cup of Links: Pizza Cats!
Morning Cup of Links
Morning Cup of Links: Hamsters—They're Just Like Us!
Fun
The Best Video Games to Invest In
Music
10 Mind-Boggling Interactive Music Videos
List
15 Summer Projects and Activities There's Still Time For
Animals
11 Facts About the Bone-Eating Bearded Vulture
Science
11 Vintage Science Charts and Diagrams
Movies
What Iconic Movie Props Later Sold For
Morning Cup of Links
Morning Cup of Links: All the Pop Songs of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Music
11 Electronic Musicians Who Are Collaborating With Their Fans in Unique Ways
Links
Morning Cup of Links: AMNH's Adults-Only Sleepover
History
What's Inside the Millennium Time Capsule?
Pretty Pictures
Cowabunga! 10 Vintage Pictures of People Surfing
Words
What Your Pronunciation of These Words Tells Other People
List
25 Vintage Photos of Chicago
List
19 Bizarre Video Games That Actually Happened
Pretty Pictures
10 Breathtaking Photos of the Elusive Moonbow
Fun
17 Horrifying Vintage Pictures of Disneyland Characters
List
The First-Ever Submissions to 6 Social Media Sites
Videos
41 Things You Might Not Know About Dogs
TV
Holy Throwback! Photos From the Set of 'Batman'
List
11 Incredible Photos of Cities Shrouded in Fog
List
20 Vintage Photos of Brooklyn
Videos
This Time Lapse of Ice Cream Melting is Totally Mesmerizing
List
15 Lovely Terrariums That Would Liven Up Any Room
List
30 Vintage Photos of People in Libraries
Animals
Behold: 10 Exceptionally Tiny Animal Figurines
Booze
10 World Cup-Inspired Cocktails
Art
Hyperrealistic Sculptures of Everyday Objects
Fun
The Grand Budapest Hotel Made Entirely of Lego Bricks
List
15 Dissertation Titles Translated Into Clickbait Headlines
Links
Morning Cup of Links: A Felt Corner Store
Movies
9 Famous Movie Locations, Then and Now
List
38 Bleak Photos of Abandoned Shopping Malls
Afternoon Map
NHL Expansion and Relocation, 1942-Present
Fun
27 Offbeat College Essay Topics
Music
10 Incredible Ways Electronic Artists Are Using Found Sound
Article
25 Things Hiding in Sports Logos
Slideshow
Embarrass Your Pet This Halloween With These 16 Incredible Costumes
Slideshow
15 Gifts for Fledgling Cryptozoologists
Slideshow
All 50 States Reimagined as Food Puns
Slideshow
18 Tea Infusers to Make Teatime More Exciting
Slideshow
15 Geeky Cookie Cutters
Slideshow
Wear Your Favorite Book Around Your Neck
Slideshow
11 Wonderful Former Disney Rides
Slideshow
Artist Tricks Out Snails' Shells to Keep Them Safe
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