Jay Serafino

Jay Serafino is a writer and editor for mental_floss. He is an indoor enthusiast, who has written extensively on movies, television, comic books, and history. He also might be the only person in New Jersey with tattoos of Teddy Roosevelt and the Green Lantern on the same arm.
Movies
Jon Hamm Is Being Turned Into a Hologram for the Sundance Film Festival
Books
14 Facts About 'Where's Waldo?'
Big Question
Did William Henry Harrison Really Die of Pneumonia?
Fun
'The Jeff Goldblum Activity Book' Is Just as Quirky as You'd Expect
Live Smarter
This Phishing Scam Is Targeting Gmail Accounts by Posing as Your Contacts
Video Games
7 Things We Know About the Nintendo Switch
TV
A 1950s TV Show Featured a Character Named Trump Who Wanted to Build a Huge Wall
Video Games
Hackers Find a Way to Add More Games to the NES Classic
TV
5 Things We Know About 'Stranger Things' Season 2
Technology
Alexa Now Offers Voice-Controlled Food Delivery From Amazon Restaurants
Science
Could Living Near a Highway Increase Your Risk of Dementia?
Technology
Fisher-Price Wants to Give Tablet-Obsessed Kids a Workout With Their New “Toy” Exercise Bike
Technology
LEGO BOOST Brings Toys to Life by Teaching Kids How to Code
Space
NASA Dropped a Mixtape to Recap 2016's Biggest Space Achievements
Art
Facebook Censors Image of Nude Neptune Statue
TV
Did Monica and Chandler From 'Friends' Move Into the 'Home Alone' House?
Food
Domino's Debuts a "Wipeable" Onesie to Protect Your Clothes From Pizza Stains
Technology
Are These Tiny Robots the Solution to the World's Bee Problem?
Movies
How Much Money Would the Ghostbusters' Business Actually Be Worth?
Food
Taco Bell Is Testing Loaded French Fries in California
Weird
Someone Set Up a GoFundMe Page to Protect Betty White From 2016
Technology
IBM and Rice University Team Up on a Robot to Care for the Elderly
Technology
As Japan's Population Shrinks, Robot Babies Are Gaining Popularity
Video Games
'Double Dragon IV' Is Coming to PS4 and Steam on January 30
Music
Church Accidentally Prints the Lyrics to Tupac's 'Hail Mary' Instead of the Prayer
Technology
This Tiny PC Runs Windows 10, Costs Less Than $250, and Fits in Your Pocket
Movies
Amazon and Google Are Offering $0.99 Movie Rentals
Movies
How 'It's a Wonderful Life' Went From Box Office Dud to Accidental Christmas Tradition
Movies
The Origins Behind 8 'Star Wars' Character and Species Names
Video Games
No NES Classic? RetroEngine Sigma Promises Decades of Classic Video Games
#tbt
The Hottest 'Star Wars' Toy for Christmas in 1977 Was an Empty Box
Movies
5 Can't-Miss Movies Coming to Netflix in December
Space
New Art Project Allows People to Adopt Pieces of Space Junk That Will Tweet at Them
Comics
The Abandoned 'Dark Crystal' Sequel Is Being Turned Into a Comic Book
Movies
8 Major Changes From the Original 'Star Wars' Trilogy Drafts
Books
Father Pens Spot-On Response to Son's Permission Slip to Read 'Fahrenheit 451'
Movies
Ryan Reynolds Pens Hilarious 'Deadpool' Awards Campaign Letter to Voters
Fun
Watch the Shockwave Caused by This Hammer Breaking a Mirror in Slow Motion
Comics
DC Heroes and Villains Come Together for a New Line of Christmas Sweaters
Video Games
Nintendo's Long-Forgotten Power Line Returns Alongside the NES Classic Edition Launch
History
The Presidential Candidate Who Campaigned From His Porch
TV
Marvel's First Live-Action 'Dr. Strange' Adaptation Was a Failed 1978 TV Pilot
Movies
8 Haunting Horror Movie Gimmicks
Technology
You've Got Mail: A History of AOL's Free Trial CDs
Movies
The Stories Behind 8 Horror Movie Masks
TV
5 Bulletproof Facts About Marvel's Luke Cage
Retrobituaries
Retrobituaries: Raymond Scott, Avant-Garde Creator of Classic Cartoon Music
Movies
6 Early Versions of Classic Movies
Video Games
10 Game-Changing Facts About the Nintendo 64
Movies
How 7 Famous Movie Special Effects Sequences Were Created
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