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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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Get Weird With These 13 Unusual Liquors
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Hide Your Cold Ones in a Marshall Mini Fridge
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10 Warm Facts About Huskies
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All Your Makeup Can Now Be Pokémon-Themed
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Warm Up With These 15 Heat-Sensitive Mugs
Your Kitchen Needs This Dinosaur Bottle Opener
The Art of Andy Warhol Just Got Cuddly
Best Buy Will Be Selling More NES Classics
Death Star Popcorn Maker Shoots Out Snacks Instead of Lasers
These Ornaments Come With Small Dragon Companions
New York Woman Creates Nail Art Inspired by Classic Works of Art
Sneak Booze Into the North Pole With a Santa Hat Flask
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13 Vindictive Krampus Gifts to Give Naughty Loved Ones
Surround Yourself With 'Hatching' Egg Candles
Illuminate Your Facial Hair With Beard Lights
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Cat-Opoly Lets You Buy Cats Instead of Railroads
Wrap Presents in a Flash Using This Japanese Department Store Technique
The People Behind 15 Fast Food Names
These Clever Jewels Help You Become a Walking Garden
13 Sleek Gifts for Graphic Designers
17 Fun and Unusual Calendars to Put Up Next Year
Build Your Own LEGO Ornaments With This Handy Guide
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This Fuzzy Pink Llama Is Here to Help You Dust Your Home
Add Charm to Your Home Improvement Jobs With Animal-Shaped Multi-Tools
Avoid the Dark Side With This Death Star Desk Lamp
Construct Adorable Cardboard Habitats for Your Cat With This Book
Cook Your Way Through the Land of Ooo With the 'Adventure Time' Cookbook
Make Christmas Weird With Candy Canes That Taste Like Pickles, Gravy, Wasabi, and Bacon
Rise From the Ashes of Your Hangover With Phoenix Tears
You Can Already Buy the New Oreo Chocolate Bars Online
Sweden Now Has a Hotline to Help Deal With Mansplaining Jerks at Work
15 Magical Gifts for Unicorn Lovers
You Still Have a Chance to Grab an NES Classic This Week
Mantis Shrimp: The Quickest Killers in the Animal Kingdom
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