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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.

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