Miss Cellania has written for mental_floss since 2007. She is also the managing editor at Neatorama and keeps a small humor blog called Miss Cellania. In her spare time, she is raising a frightening number of children in a small Kentucky town.
It was 80 years ago today that the Twenty-first Amendment to the Constitution was ratified, repealing the earlier Amendment that declared the manufacture, sale, and transport of alcohol illegal in the United States.... READ ON
There are many Doctor Who fans who want a TARDIS that works, even if they have to make their own.... READ ON
When a picture of a 91-year-old man in a Halloween costume went viral in 2012, I was asked if other senior citizens dressed up in Halloween costumes. Of course they do, and why are you asking me, anyway?... READ ON
When you think of pumpkin competitions, the first thing that comes to mind is the race to grow the world's largest pumpkin. Or even the largest at your local county fair. Professional growers are closing in on the Holy Grail of a 2,000 pound pumpkin! But if you can't spend all year nursing your garden fruits, there are plenty of other fun things to do with a pumpkin. And some people take those things very seriously.1. Pumpkin... READ ON
There really was a Dr. Scholl. Podiatrist William Mathias Scholl was born in Indiana.