Ellen Gutoskey

Ellen Gutoskey is a Mental Floss staff writer who especially loves covering pop culture, not-so-popular culture, literature, really tiny things, really giant things, and anything that was previously thought to be lost. She used to work in publishing, she's usually laughing, and you can follow her on Twitter @ellengutoskey.
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Southern Italian Beach House Being Raffled Off for $35
HBO Max’s 2021 ‘Friends’ Cast Reunion Has a Release Date
Help Track Down Stolen Art With Interpol’s New App
‘Succession’ Season 3: Everything We Know So Far
Common Misconceptions About Health and Wellness
Strands of Kurt Cobain’s Hair for Sale
Chernobyl’s Rare Animal Species Appear to Be Thriving
Chicago’s Replay Lincoln Park Hosts ‘The Office’ Pop-Up Bar
11 Actors Who Adopted Their Animal Co-Stars
How to Change the Default Font in Microsoft Word
The 5 Best DIY Dry Shampoos
Franklin Expedition Victim Identified Using DNA Analysis
Why Do Parents Mix Up Their Kids’ Names So Often?
‘The Office’ Surprise: Jan’s Baby's Father Has Been Revealed
Belgian Farmer Moves Stone, Changes International Border
11 Surprising Stories Behind Famous Paintings and Artworks
A Brief History of Guitar Smashing in Rock ‘N’ Roll
The Original American Girl Dolls Are Back on the Market
The 50 Most Streamed One-Hit Wonders
How to Fix Sagging Couch Cushions
Facts About America’s Smartphone Addiction for 2021
How Often Should You Replace Your Toothbrush?
FDA Plans to Ban Menthol Cigarettes and Flavored Cigars
Get Paid to Look at Cute Puppy Pictures
Do Cat Buttholes Touch All Surfaces? One 6th Grader Says No
How to Help India During the COVID-19 Crisis
America's 10 Most Visited National Parks of 2020
Does Bone China Contain Any Actual Bone?
Spot the Dog With Stolen Sausage in This Brainteaser
Immigrate vs. Emigrate: What’s the Difference?
‘Boycott’ Is Named After a British Land Agent Shunned by His Town
'Poop,' 'Boob,' and Other Words Apple Won’t Engrave on Your AirTags
22 Bizarre Pieces of Medieval Pet Advice
You Could Win a $10,000 National Park Adventure
Site of Harriet Tubman’s Family Home Has Been Found
14 Brands Offering COVID-19 Vaccine Freebies
The Most Popular Superhero in Every Country
Why Are Left-Handed People Called 'Southpaws'?
Fancy Feast Releases Cat Food-Inspired Cookbook for Humans
Dos and Don’ts After Your COVID-19 Vaccine
What Does ‘Close, But No Cigar’ Mean?
U.S. Mint Wants to Know Which Women to Feature on U.S. Quarters
The Real Story Behind Friends’s 'Smelly Cat' Lyrics
Gas Prices Around the World in 2021
Take a Virtual Tour of the Pyramids of Giza
Common Misconceptions About World War II
Fascinating Facts About Elvis Presley’s Graceland
Ravens Keep Stealing Groceries From Alaska Costco Shoppers
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