Stacy Conradt

Stacy Conradt is a staff writer who's been contributing to mental_floss since 2008. As an avid board game lover, she is especially fond of her work on Split Decision and Mixed Nuts. In her spare time (ha) she likes to run badly and visit roadside attractions that make most people cringe. She never met an Abe Lincoln tribute she didn't love. If you have one to suggest, let her know at

Sweet Talk, Day Five: Popcorn Balls
Sweet Talk, Day Four: M&M's
Sweet Talk, Day Three: Caramel & Candy Apples
Sweet Talk, Day Two: Tootsie Rolls
Sweet Talk, Day One: Snickers
Armchair Field Trip: Gorging on Fried Foods at the State Fair of Texas
Armchair Field Trip: The Grassy Knoll
Seven Curses That Seem To Be Doing Their Jobs (plus that Billy Goat one)
Six Cool Plants I Would Find A Way To Kill
12 College Classes We Wish Our Schools Had Offered
Frankenfoods: Six Snacks Prepared In The Lab
Armchair Field Trip: The Corn Palace


A super-skimmable daily digest.