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Erika Berlin

Erika Berlin is an editor at MentalFloss.com. She's a disco ball enthusiast, a pop culture addict, and a fan of pretending low-brow TV shows are educational. She is a Midwestern New Yorker who has a miniature schnauzer named Amadeus (after her favorite movie/composer). Erika was previously an editor at Rolling Stone, Cosmopolitan, and Refinery 29, among others.

Food
In 1938, The New York Times Thought Cheeseburgers Were a Weird New Fad
Music
15 People Who Have Won at Least 15 Grammys
The Presidents
That Time William McKinley Gave Away His Lucky Flower—And Then Died
Fun
12 Hair-Raising Facts about Troll Dolls
Music
Celebrate the 20th Anniversary of 'Wannabe' with a Spice Girls Art Exhibition in Berlin
Music
12 Facts You Need to Know About Bryan Adams
Big Question
Why Are Your Favorite Rainboots Called 'Wellies'?
Pizza
8 Hot-N-Ready Facts About Little Caesars
Food
12 Fun Facts About Auntie Anne's Pretzels
Museums
Berlin Has a Hidden David Hasselhoff Museum
Food
18 Mouthwatering Facts About In-N-Out Burger
Animals
Celebrate Japan's Cat Day with These 7 Japanese Instagram Cats
Movies
7 Things We Learned from the New Documentary 'Crazy About Tiffany’s'
Big Question
What's the Difference: Album, Record, and Song of the Year?
Music
What If Rickrolling Is Just Karmic Retribution For Rick Astley Not Getting To Celebrate His One Major Award?
Movies
13 Prodigious Facts About 'Amadeus'
Music
4 Odd Things David Bowie Taught Us About Space
Geography
25 Facts About Missouri? Show Me!
WHY?
Why Are There Boogers in My Nose?
Sports
12 Famous People Who Have Run Marathons
Fun
He's So Hot Right Now: New York Has a Will Ferrell-Themed Bar
Fun
8 Pop Culture References to Yogi Berra's "It Ain't Over Till It's Over"
Sports
45 Years of Monday Night Football's Memorable Theme Music
Books
15 Influences on Agatha Christie’s Work
History
Supreme Court Chief Justice William Taft—The President Who Also Sat on the Bench
Movies
The Marine Major Who Kept a Sweet Childhood Secret—He Was the Voice of Bambi
History
Can You Translate This 800-Year-Old Sword's Inscription?
Food
This Powder May Solve Two World Food Problems at Once
Big Question
What Dress Size Was Marilyn Monroe, Actually?
List
The 15 Funniest Secret Service Code Names
TV
A Forgotten Novelty Singer's High-Profile Wedding on 'The Tonight Show'
Music
15 Pop Songs That Stalled At Number Two
History
Century-Old Classroom Chalkboards Unearthed in Oklahoma City
Science
This 20-Year-Old Invented a New Way to Clean Up the Oceans
Fun
6 Disproportionately Common Names By Profession
History
"The Myriad Reflector": The Early, Forgotten Disco Ball
Music History
Today In History: Bill Haley Started A Rock Revolution
Fun
Peek Inside This Boarded-Up NYC Mansion
List
15 Aca-Awesome Celebrities Who Sang A Cappella In School
History
Who Exactly Was D.B. Cooper?
Food
A Dinner Designed Especially For Foodie Photographers
Slideshow
18 Mouthwatering Facts About In-N-Out Burger
Article
15 Aca-Awesome Celebrities Who Sang A Cappella In School
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