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Drew Turney

After growing up knowing he wanted to change the world, Drew Turney realized it was easier to write about other people changing it instead.

Khalea Underwood

When she’s not watching for Saint West sightings or doing some serious social media creeping, Khalea Underwood, a Howard University alumna

Erik van Rheenen

MentalFloss.com intern. Stage dive enthusiast. Wannabe novelist. Nerdfighter.

Erik Vance

Erik Vance is a former scientist who used to study dolphins as they played.

Jen Vaughn

Jen Vaughn is a cartoonist hailing from Seattle, WA living the dream of never seeing the sun again.

Jen Vaughn

Jen Vaughn is a cartoonist hailing from Seattle, WA living the dream of never seeing the sun again.

Tiffany Walden

When she's not feeling nostalgic over old Hey Arnold! and Boy Meets World episodes, Tiffany Walden is writing about crim

Sarah Watts

Sarah Watts is a freelance writer who lives and works in Chicago.

Caity Weaver

Caity is a freelance writer who spends her nights blogging for Gawker and her days getting sucked into Wikipedia wormholes for mental_floss.

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College Weekend

Every once in a while, we hand over the keys to college and graduate students. Here's what they've come up with in the past.

Scott Weiner

Excerpted from the wonderful Viva La Pizza by Scott Weiner.

Leah Welborn

An avowed Westerner, freelance writer Leah Welborn has never lived east of the Mississippi (not that there's anything wrong with it).

Jeff Wells

Jeff Wells is a freelance writer and English teacher living in New York City.

John Wenz

John is a freelance writer living in Philadelphia. His works have appeared in Popular Mechanics, The Awl and many other publications. He really likes brussels sprouts and cats.

Anne Wheeler

Anne Wheeler is a freelance writer living in New Orleans, Louisiana.

AK Whitney

A.K. Whitney is a journalist with 20 years of experience in print and online.

AK Whitney

A.K. Whitney is a journalist with 20 years of experience in print and online.

Jamie Wiebe

Jamie Wiebe is a freelance writer living in New York City. Previously, she was a web editor for HouseBeautiful.com, where she covered home design and DIY.