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.
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Are Your Kids Struggling to Tie Their Shoes? Teach Them the Cheerio Method
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11 Savvy Gifts for the Foodie
New York City's Legendary Carnegie Deli Is Reopening With 1950s Menu Prices
How to Watch NASA's Live Stream of the InSight Mars Landing
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11 Thoughtful Gifts for Commuters
How to Spot a Fake Painting, According to Forgery Experts
11 Facts About Eczema
This 'Smokeless' Fire Pit Promises a More Efficient Burn
Use This Online Google Tool to Avoid Thanksgiving Traffic Jams
The Best Time to Eat Thanksgiving Dinner, According to Twitter
7 Packing Tips for a Basic Economy Flight
JELL-O's New Edible Slimes Are As Fun to Eat As They Are to Play With
A 'Lost' Disney Cartoon from 1928 Has Been Discovered in Japan
Designer Creates Artificial Flowers to Feed Hungry Bees in Big Cities
Why You Shouldn’t 'Heat Up' Your Engine In Cold Weather
New Edition of 'Game of Thrones Monopoly' Plays the Theme Song While You Conquer Westeros
Why You Should Never Plug Your Space Heater Into a Power Strip
Renting a Castle Is the Next Big Travel Trend—and It Can Save You Money
5 Simple Ways to Upgrade Your Green Bean Casserole
'Turkey on the Table' Helps You Give Thanks—and Fight Hunger
A Free Cup Share Program Is Coming to Coffee Shops in Boulder, Colorado
This Modular Bike Goes From Stroller to Trike to Two-Wheeler as Your Child Grows
The Most Popular Viral Video in Each State
Massive Salmonella Outbreak Linked to Raw Turkey Just Days Before Thanksgiving
With These Toeless Socks, Any Season Can Be Flip-Flop Season
Don't Be Fooled By Facebook's 'Secret Sister' Gift Exchange Scam, Authorities Warn
Stan Lee Column Calling Out the Dangers of Racism Resurfaces 50 Years Later
How to Relieve a Tension Headache in 10 Seconds, According to a Physical Therapist
How to Get 40 Percent Off Your Rental Car by Booking on Cyber Weekend
11 Things to Remember This Veterans Day
Up Your Turkey Game With This Simple Buttermilk Brine
Florida's Dog Racing Ban Means Thousands of Greyhounds Will Be Put Up for Adoption
Japan's Nutella Slot Machine Lets Players Win Different Flavor Combinations
8 Recipes to Make With Fruit and Vegetable Scraps
How to Make an Amazing Meatloaf in the Microwave in Less Than 30 Minutes
Cappuccino vs Latte: What's the Difference?
The Reason You Almost Never See Litter at Disney World
Facebook Messenger Is Giving You 10 Minutes to 'Unsend' That Message You Regret
The 10 Most Stressed-Out States in America
Does Hearing Christmas Music in Early November Enrage You? You're Not Alone
Antibodies in Llama Blood Might Eliminate the Need for Yearly Flu Shots
A Team of Young Women Wants to Send Kyrgyzstan's First Satellite to Space
This Lab-Grown Perfume is Made From an Extinct Flower
Where Do I Vote? The Simple Way to Find Your Polling Place in Every State
San Jose Is Paying People Without Homes More Than Minimum Wage to Beautify the City
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