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.
Goats Save Reagan Library From California Wildfires
Ian McKellen On Harry Potter Dumbledore Role
Project Linus Blanket Donations
Ship Stuck on Niagara Falls for Century Dislodged by Storm
Microsoft Japan’s 4-Day Work Week Increased Sales
Color-Changing T-Shirts From Amazon
Harry Potter House on Airbnb
Harry Potter Gift Ideas
Bowling Green King George III Statue’s Arm Hits Auction
NASA’s ‘Galaxy of Horrors’ Exoplanet Posters
France’s First Official Magic Academy
Hellvetica Halloween Typeface
Snorkeling Grandmas Uncover Sea Snakes
Stocking Stuffer Gift Ideas Under $15
Anthony Bourdain Documentary
Denmark Saves Lighthouse with Rollerblades
Queen’s Coronation Crown Value
Researchers Bankrupted by Eagles’ Roaming Charges
Gilmore Girls Stars Hollow Set Tour
Oxford University Clapping Ban
John Green Raising Money for Sierra Leone
New Detail on Voldemort Horcruxes
Princess Margaret Facts
Watch Rats Drive Tiny Cars
Google Maps Speed Trap Alerts
Anachronisms in Shakespeare’s Plays
Favorite Horror Movie Villains by State
Starbucks Phantom Frappuccino
Most-Searched Halloween Costumes
Jane Austen’s Letter to Sister Up for Auction
Map of Every UK Royal Family Residence
Book Fair for Grown-Ups Is Coming
Quirky Books for Kids
Venomous Puss Caterpillars Have Been Spotted
World’s Largest Ouija Board Unveiled in Salem
Samsung To Fix Galaxy S10’s Unsecure Fingerprint Reader
America’s Worst Driving Cities
Things We No Longer See In Schools
Harry Potter Subscription Wizarding World Gold Is Here
Travel Company Wants to Pay for Your Greek Vacation
Frank Pepe’s Pizza Tomatoes Sold In Cans
Budget Facts
A Trick for Remembering Names
'The Morning Show' TV Show Facts
The Safest Way to Ride an Escalator
'The Crown' Season 3 Details
'A Quiet Place: Part II' Movie Details
'The Lord of the Rings' TV Series Details
Quid Pro Quo's Nefarious Origin
Hallmark Channel’s ‘Christmas Con’ Is Coming
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