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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.

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
Animals
This Fuzzy Pink Llama Is Here to Help You Dust Your Home
Animals
Add Charm to Your Home Improvement Jobs With Animal-Shaped Multi-Tools
Gift Guide
20 Space-Related Gifts for the Astronomer in Your Life
Fun
Avoid the Dark Side With This Death Star Desk Lamp
Books
Construct Adorable Cardboard Habitats for Your Cat With This Book
Food
Cook Your Way Through the Land of Ooo With the 'Adventure Time' Cookbook
Food
Make Christmas Weird With Candy Canes That Taste Like Pickles, Gravy, Wasabi, and Bacon
Booze
Rise From the Ashes of Your Hangover With Phoenix Tears
Food
You Can Already Buy the New Oreo Chocolate Bars Online
Live Smarter
Sweden Now Has a Hotline to Help Deal With Mansplaining Jerks at Work
Gift Guide
15 Magical Gifts for Unicorn Lovers
Video Games
You Still Have a Chance to Grab an NES Classic This Week
Animals
Mantis Shrimp: The Quickest Killers in the Animal Kingdom
Fun
Keep Phones Charged With an Adorable Animal Companion
Fun
Lonely? This 7-Foot-Tall Inflatable Unicorn Will Keep You Company
Gift Guide
11 Nostalgic Gifts Based on Children's Book Classics
Fun
You Can Now Buy a LEGO Set Based on ‘Yellow Submarine’ by The Beatles
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