David K. Israel

David is one of the founding bloggers of mentalfloss.com. He's also an author, multi-media journalist, composer, teacher and film maker. David's first novel, Behind Everyman was put out by Random House in 2005 and is presently being turned into a major motion picture. He is also the founder and CEO of the crowdsourced webcomics, Twaggies, which has been called "Favstar meets SouthPark" Check it out here! David's writing has appeared in The New York Times, the Los Angeles Times, as well as numerous magazines. At the age of 23, after undergrad studies, David was hired as an editor to work on Leonard Bernstein's music. He helped publish definitive editions of classics such as West Side Story and On the Town. If you're interested in knowing more and have nothing but time on your hands, you can put yourself to sleep reading his exceedingly long bio: www.davidisrael.net. You can also follow him on Twitter: @resila.
Urine Controlled Video Games
The Sith who Stole Christmas
The Great Down-Sell
15 Muppets Auditioning For Other Roles
9 Facts You Might Not Know About Portland, OR
15 variations on the meaning of the word "dude"
11 Turkey-shaped Jell-O Mold Competition Entries
9 Vintage Tattoos
Being Thankful for 1st World Problems
16 Scenes You Won't Believe Are Chalk Drawings
On Christmas Shopping and Siri
Mondegreens Revisited
60 Second Review of iOS5
The Wire Variations
13 Images from National Geographic's Photo Contest
13 Cool Shopping Bags
Pictures at 11: 11 Photojournalism Classics
Phone Powered by Insects
7 Secret Passageways & Hidden Doors
24 Collectible Buttons
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12 Songs that mention other songs or artists
10 Retro Illustrations of Pop Culture Icons
Heavy Duty Rock and Roll
Microwhat? 9 Before & After Gifs
How Different Internet Platforms Collaborate Using APIs
20 Cool Console Case Mods
13 Epic Pumpkin Carvings
Li-fi: Data through illumination
8 Bands Named After People Not In The Band
13 Awesome Miniatures
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Occupy Wall Street? There's an App for that!
13 First World Problems
7 Adorable Japanese Mascots
A Tree Grows in Los Angeles
Smart Aleck
8 Posters for the Nerd in All of Us
5 Odd Balls
7 Photos of Steve Jobs Playing with Photo Booth
Boing Boing's Jobs Tribute
Apple Quizzes
Photos of Rock Castle Taken by Jimmy Page
Alanis Irony: Nobel Winner Dies Days Before Award Given
Bo$$ Box
13 Works of Art Made in Rice Fields
Wild Wednesday
7 Things You Need to Know about the Torah
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