Ransom Riggs

Filmmaker, photo hound, author of Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children. Ransom was a daily contributor to mentalfloss.com for many, many years.

When anti-poop signs go overboard
Greatest Hits of '07: Should You Wake a Sleepwalker?
We are how we die
Photographic proof that my neighbors are insane
4 Parasites We Wouldn't Mind Hosting, After All
Attack of the pop culture references
Attack of the Killer Parasites
We took over YouTube!
I Generate Far Too Much e-Waste
Crappy work incentives
The hyper-real sculpture of Duane Hanson
Mood foods and you
So I Moderated an Axe Murderer
World's worst memory, world's best memory
Five great virals you may have missed in 2007
Mystery men
Music videos aren't supposed to give you nightmares
What a way to go: antiquity edition
A nano-riffic future is closer than we thought
The world's crappiest toys
Lean on me
Talk like a hobo day
Putting the fun in funerals
This is your blog on drugs. Any comments?
Nerdy scavenger hunt: who wants to play?
Not-quite-famous (but still great) last words
Famous Last Words: the Animated Musical
Walking the walk for breast cancer
Cute animal videos: the trifecta
Explosions heard 'round the world
Best comments ever, vol. 2
Best comments evar, vol. I
The wedding ring effect
Worst album covers of all time: the ten
The seven habits of highly infectious people
The big D
Back to the farm
Hilariouslee misspelled signs
Nepalese politics in five sheets of toilet paper
College-Era Comics from Bill Watterson
What color should I paint my bathroom?
Famous folk who killed themselves, vol. 2
Shorts that don't suck, vol. 2
For the felon in your life
Shorts that don't suck, vol. I
How to beat writer's block
When fonts take over
Punk be thy name
This really happens
Crazy racist commercials


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