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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.

Animals
Share Animal Illustrations and Fun Facts With These Colorable Postcards
Movies
You Can Now Watch the ‘Mad Max: Black & Chrome' Edition on Amazon
This Just In
Converse Releases a Waterproof Chuck Taylor All Star II
Books
Stephen King Wrote a Real-Life Version of a Book From The Dark Tower Series
Books
Read the Ghost Story Anthology That Inspired Three Classic Scary Stories
List
19 Perfectly Black Products to Get You in the Halloween Spirit
Fun
Realistic Temporary Tattoos Help You Try Designs Before Committing
Videos
Watch the Relaxing Process of Creating Traditional Japanese Dolls
Space
Deck Yourself Out With Space-Themed Jewelry
Design
Keep Track of What Books You've Read With This Scratch Off Poster
Sports
The Japanese Baseball Team Cursed by the Ghost of Colonel Sanders
Books
Make Your Mornings Magical With Harry Potter-Esque Makeup Brushes
Design
Resin Acorn Necklaces Hold Little Bits of Nature Inside
Animals
7 Easy Ways You Can Help Bees Right Now
Videos
Skydiver Loses His Shoe—And Somehow Catches It Mid-Fall
Food
The Government Is Buying Up $20 Million Worth of Excess Cheese
Fun
18 Matching Halloween Costume Ideas for You and Your Dog
Video Games
A Video Game Composer Used a Human Skull to Create a Soundtrack
TV
10 Literary References in Cartoons You Might Have Missed
Live Smarter
This Helpful Timeline Makes Moving Hassle Free
Fun
Play Tunes on These Specially Marked Wine Glasses
Food
Toaster Bags Let You Finally Make Grilled Cheese in the Toaster
Afternoon Map
Interactive Map Gives Wi-Fi Codes of Airports Around the World
Pretty Pictures
The Inside of This Iranian Mosque Looks Like it Belongs in Emerald City
Fun
Spiderweb Gun Instantly Makes Any House Twice as Spooky
Videos
Watch 10 Creatively Topped Pizzas Transform in the Oven
Fun
Crafty Photographer Creates a Working Oversized Camera Costume
Fun
Get Your Coffee Fix With the Help of an R2-D2 French Press
Videos
This Great Barrier Reef Timelapse is Gorgeously Creepy
Videos
Watching Ice Cream Sandwiches Get Made Is Almost as Good as Eating One
Technology
New Tiny Speakers Let You Play Music Through Pugs and Unicorns
Booze
Japanese Brewery Makes Beer That Tells You When to Drink It
TV
The 'Bob's Burgers' Coloring Book Lets You Make the Burger Puns
Fun
This 3D-Printed Jewelry Is Created From NASA’s Elevation Mapping Data
TV
Joe Biden Will Appear on 'Law & Order: SVU' This Week
List
15 Amazing Notebooks to Inspire You to Write More
List
15 Halloween Costumes From the 1970s
Technology
Watch the World's Largest Elevator Carry Ships Over a Dam
Grammar
iMessage Stickers Correct Grammatical Errors With Judgmental Red Pen
Live Smarter
How Long Does it Take for Food to Spoil?
Travel
Bangkok's Unicorn Cafe Is Possibly the Most Magical Place on Earth
List
11 Spooky Skull Products for Halloween
Food
The Spiciest Chip in the World is Only Sold One at a Time
Food
Just in Time for Halloween: Brunch-Themed Candy Corn
Books
'Alice in Wonderland' Edition Features Illustrations by Salvador Dalí
Fun
The Mr. Meeseeks' Box-O'-Fun Game Recreates All the Stress of the 'Rick and Morty' Episode
Fun
Experience the Scents of Home With This Line of Candles
Fun
12 Pop Culture Costumes You Can Put Together Yourself
News
Bandits Are Stealing Ones and Zeros From Philadelphia Address Plaques
Video Games
Xbox One Owners Might Have "Free" Games Waiting for Them
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