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.

Pop annotations: "U Can't Shine Like Me" by Lil' Romeo (feat. the Old Prospector)
... but do they offer turndown service?
Parking lot anthropology
How to Swear Like an Old Prospector
The mind-body problem: now actually a problem
Hey, I know that monkey!
Now this is what I call controversial
The internet: apparently, nothing but lies
The day I left home, 9/12/01
The certainty of chance
Pop annotations: "Show Stopper" by Danity Kane
Geo-stumper: name these shadows
Pilates: faddish affectation of the effete elite?
Man in the box
Pop annotations: "London Bridge" by Fergie
Who killed the nuclear car?
Hello, kitty
Geo-stumper: name that monolith!
Armchair Field Trip: Morbid Portugal
The few, the proud, the whomever
Stand by your van
Let the spirit move you -- but not too much
Apocalypse: then and now
Another stick on the wall
Ape is enough


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