Colin Patrick

Colin Patrick is an author and a comedian. In addition to mental_floss, he's written for Late Night with Jimmy Fallon, Splitsider, McSweeney's, and Cracked.

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The Missing Links: The Origin of Video Game Easter Eggs
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The Missing Links: T-Rex Has Been Busy
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The Missing Links: Why 'Calvin and Hobbes' Was So Great
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The Missing Links: Can You Pass a Child's Test From a Century Ago?
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The Missing Links: A Movie Written by AI
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The Missing Links: Animated Ways to Die In Space
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The Missing Links: 'Rogue One' Spoilers
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The Missing Links: Hockey Loving Zoos Make a Bet
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The Missing Links: How Hollywood Fakes Drug Use
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The Missing Links: Crazy Derby Hats
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The Missing Links: A Computer That Continuously Generates Full House Scripts
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The Missing Links: Everything Wrong With 'The Force Awakens'
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The Missing Links: Crazy Places You Can Catch Some Zzzs
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The Missing Links: Everything You Wanted to Know About the Deep Web
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The Missing Links: 'Game of Thrones' Steals Plots From the WWE
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The Missing Links: The History of Pneumatic Tubes
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The Missing Links: A Guide to Hiding Fun Websites at Work
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The Missing Links: The 'Rogue One: A Star Wars Story' Trailer, Shot by Shot
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