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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Why Are Lengthy Bureaucratic Processes Known As 'Red Tape'?
11 Celebrities Who Sang End-Credit Songs for ’90s Disney Movies
Emily Brontë's Long-Lost Handwritten Poetry Is Headed to Auction
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Barbie’s ‘Inspiring Women’ Series Adds Helen Keller Doll
5 COVID-19 Vaccine Myths, Debunked
Why Is Memorial Day Always on a Monday?
The 15 Most Expensive Oddities Ever Sold
The 10 Best ‘Friends’ Episodes
Mouse Rat, Chris Pratt’s ‘Parks and Rec’ Band, to Release Album
What Actually Happens If You Drink Saltwater?
Do You Qualify for the FCC’s Internet Bill Discount Program?
Peacock to Air 2021 Eurovision Song Contest in the U.S.
Uber’s 30 Weirdest Lost-and-Found Items 2021
Foods and Beverages That Fight Bad Breath
The ‘Friends’ Apartment Is Available for Overnight Stays
Which Animals Could Humans Beat in a Fight?
10 Secrets of MLB Umpires
Help the Library of Congress Transcribe Clara Barton’s Papers
The 20 Most Unforgettable TV Kisses
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
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