Julie Winterbottom

Julie Winterbottom is a freelance writer and editor and the author of the only two self-help books you will ever need: Pranklopedia: The Funniest, Grossest, Not-Mean Pranks on the Planet and Frightlopedia: An Encyclopedia of Everything Scary...from Arachnids to Zombies. She lives in Beacon, New York.

11 Amazing Facts About Rats
10 Places Straight Out of Your Nightmares
10 Ways the Bicycle Moved Us Forward
3 Celestial Events You Don't Want to Miss
11 of the Greatest Class Pranks in History
How Does Smell Work?
What Happened to Vitamins F Through Z?
What is Déjà Vu?
Who Owns the Air?
3 Hardcore Trees
The Secret Origin of 7 Extremely Important Actions
5 Weird Things That Have Fallen From the Sky
Why Gray Days Are Better for Nerds
What Is Cloud Nine?
4 of the Oldest Pranks in the Book
The Youthful Pranks of 5 Famous People
6 People Who Went to Great Lengths for Their Pranks
11 of the Greatest Class Pranks in History
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