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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.

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