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Michele Debczak

Michele Debczak is a staff writer for mentalfloss.com. In the past she’s written about cheese and movies, two of her favorite things in life. In her free time she enjoys dogspotting, eating breakfast foods, and reading about alien conspiracy theories on Wikipedia.
Modern Problems
'Theater Mode' Could Be Coming Soon to an iPhone Near You
TV
The Most Popular Netflix Show in Each State
Travel
The Virgin Islands Will Help Pay for Your Tropical Vacation in 2017
TV
Buckle Up!: Original Classmates Returning for 'The Magic School Bus' Revival
Technology
Hyundai Announces Voice-Activated Features Through Google Home
Big Question
Why Can’t You Buy Dippin’ Dots in Grocery Stores?
List
6 Bizarre Sharks That Live in the Deep Ocean
Fun
Clinique Releases Colorful Line of Crayola-Themed Lipsticks
Videos
16 Myths About Blindness
Videos
39 U.S. City Name Origins
Videos
26 Scientific Studies About Animals
List
9 Ways Christmas Trees Are Reused After the Holidays
Movies
Watch Iconic Film Scenes Paired With Their Original Storyboards
Technology
France Debuts World’s First Solar Panel Road in Normandy
Videos
Watch a Glowing Hot Knife Slice Through a Coke Bottle Like Butter
Video Games
Atari Releases Classic 'RollerCoaster Tycoon' for Mobile
Live Smarter
How to Use Old Amazon Boxes to Make Free Shipments to Goodwill
Fun
'Harry Potter' Bath Bomb Acts Like a Fizzy Sorting Hat
Architecture
Artist Recreates Demolished Frank Lloyd Wright Buildings in Full Color
Live Smarter
Traffic Problem Areas to Avoid on Your Holiday Travels
Technology
China’s Road-Straddling Bus Has Been Blocking Traffic for Months
Music
Interactive Map Showcases Holiday Music From Around the World
Technology
Singapore’s New Driverless Bus Will Start Shuttling Passengers in 2017
Video Games
How to Get Your Hands on an NES Classic This Tuesday
Movies
See the Damage Those 'Home Alone' Booby Traps Would Do in Real Life
Technology
Doctors in India Are Using AI to Combat Blindness
Language
More People Are Using the Word 'Jedi' in Everyday Life
Weird
The Swedish Subculture Keeping 1950s America Alive
Animals
This Colorful Pigeon Is the Dodo’s Closest Living Relative
History
West Point’s Eggnog Riot of 1826
Technology
Augmented Reality Supermarket Opens in Milan
Live Smarter
How to Prevent Static Cling This Winter
Food
Watch British Scientists Launch a Meat Pie Into Space
Videos
Starbucks Misspells Names on Purpose, According to One Conspiracy Theory
Food
Cheapest Michelin-Starred Eatery Ever Is Opening a Dim Sum Outpost in Manhattan
Videos
This Supercut Fits 400 Versions of 'A Christmas Carol' Into One Movie
Food
Unicorn Hot Chocolate Is Here to Brighten Up Your Winter Blues
Fun
'Star Trek' Bean Bag Chair Lets You Command the Room in Comfort
Weather
Buoy Detects Record-Breaking Wave in North Atlantic
Fun
Reversible Anglerfish Toy Doubles as an Interactive Anatomy Lesson
Technology
Microsoft's Intelligent Assistant, Cortana, Is Coming to a Kitchen Near You
Gift Guide
11 Brilliant Gifts for Your Office Swap
Animals
America’s Oldest Polar Bear Turns 36
Design
Google Lets You Virtually Explore NYC’s Holiday Window Displays
Movies
'Jurassic World' Fans Can Expect More Animatronic Dinos in the Sequel
Travel
National Forests Offer Permits for Guests Looking to Take Home Christmas Trees
List
7 Places That Celebrate Christmas Year-Round
Art
Watch a Balloon Artist Recreate a Life-Sized T. Rex Skeleton
Books
Granddaughter Returns Grandfather’s Library Book 120 Years Late
Live Smarter
Uber Releases a List of Behaviors That Could Get You Banned
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