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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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12 Pop Culture Costumes You Can Put Together Yourself
Bandits Are Stealing Ones and Zeros From Philadelphia Address Plaques
Xbox One Owners Might Have "Free" Games Waiting for Them
Protective Spray Coating Makes Even the Most Fragile Foods Indestructible
Scientists Worry as White Orca Sightings Become More Common
Leica to Release New Instant Camera
Watch 15,000 Dominoes Tumble in a Three-Part Spiral
New 'Star Wars'-Themed Simon Game Ominously Plays 'The Imperial March'
14 Prickly Cactus-Themed Products
Oskar Puzzles Take Rubik's Cubes to the Next Level
Swimming Pool Pays Aquatic Homage to Van Gogh's 'Starry Night'
These Bookmarks Look Like Pokémon Sticking Out of Your Book
14 Fancy Lamps for Your Home
This Mug Promises Not to Block Your View of the Television
New Wallpaper Looks Just Like Marble
A B&B Made Entirely of Wool Is Coming to London Next Month
Original 'Star Wars' Soundtrack Returns to Vinyl
Spooky Underground Bunker Mimics Above-Ground Life in the 1960s
You Can Now Pre-Order a Coffee Alarm Clock
Introducing a Company That Lets Children Wear Their Own Drawings
Baker Creates Edible Architectural Wonders
Beachgoers Help a Hermit Crab Find the Perfect Shell
17 Products to Make Your Dorm Room Amazing
Artist Creates Landscapes From Cut Up Postcards
10 Lovable Facts About the Peruvian Inca Orchid
Serbian Artist Becomes a Human Paintbrush With the Help of a Robot
19 Unusual Socks for Snazzy Feet
Book-Themed Enamel Pins Are the Perfect Thing for Trendy Readers
Wear Your Favorite Painting on Your Clothes
9 Clever Products That Will Protect Your Lunch From Food Thieves
Artist Designs LEGO Models That Create Shadow Designs When They Spin
SEGA Has Been Hiding a Secret Message on Their Claw Game Bags
New Contemporary Art Exhibition Is Just For Dogs
Now You Can Eat a Burger That Looks Like Pikachu
Soap Dispenser Creates Amazing Flower-Shaped Foam
Timelapse Shows a 1223 Pound Pumpkin Grow in Five Months
11 Late-Night Facts About Waffle House
Japanese Cartoon 'Bananya' Tells the Tale of a Cat Who Lives Inside a Banana
13 of Our Favorite Pop Chart Lab Items
An Extravagant 'The Lord of the Rings' Box Set Is Coming Soon (Maybe)
New Harry Potter Books Magically Appearing This Year
A Swimming Pool of Orbeez Is All Kinds of Scientific Fun
Nature's Best Buds: Timelapse Shows Bugs Crawling Over Blooming Flowers
Heat-Sensitive Mug Shows the Mysterious V838 Monocerotis
15 Fun Re-Creations of, and Homages to, Famous Paintings
The Engineering Trick That Keeps Rolls Royce Car Ornaments From Being Stolen
Panda Express Introduces Hybrid Utensil Called Chorks
20 Successful Kickstarter Products You Can Buy on Amazon
Handmade Rugs Pay Homage to Everyone's Favorite Thing: Food
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