Michele Debczak

Michele Debczak is a Senior Staff Writer for Mental Floss. Some of her favorite subjects include defunct theme park rides, weird-looking sea creatures, and fast food history. When she's not writing, she's probably reading about unsolved mysteries on Wikipedia.
Wendy's Will Replace Old Fries for Free
See Venus, Saturn, and Jupiter on Thanksgiving
The Haunted California Toys "R" Us That Hosted a Séance
15 Ghost-Hunting Terms You Should Know
'Bohemian Rhapsody' Gets a Cat Parody Song
Milk in Tea Is Common in Britain for a Historic Reason
Watching Elephants Smash Giant Pumpkins Is Incredibly Satisfying
Test Halo Nerf Blasters in This Dream Job
Cereal's Strange History
'The Office' Christmas Sweaters Are Here for the Holidays
Where to Travel on a Budget
How Long Does Halloween Candy Last?
The Best Halloween TV Episodes
See the Micro Beaver Moon's Partial Lunar Eclipse
'It’s the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown' Returns to TV
eBay Won't Let You Sell Your Soul
Here Are the Best Cities for Live Music Around the World
This LEGO Machine Makes Coffee
What Is Sunny D?
How To Remove Pumpkin Guts
Period Products to Be Free in California Schools
11 Monster Myths Invented By Hollywood
Haunted House in Troy, New York, Is For Sale
The Leonid Meteor Shower Is Coming
The Rainiest Cities On Earth
Grey Poupon Reveals Mustard-Flavored White Wine
The U.S.A.'s Favorite Landmarks Worldwide
Safest Cities in the World
Book a Hot Air Balloon to Space
Vegemite's History and Ingredients
Oreo Cakesters Are Back
Best James Bond Chase Scenes
Fat Bear Week 2021 Is Here
8 Animals That Were the Last of Their Species
Oldest American Alive Turns 115
Malta Wants Remote Workers From Around the World
The Biggest Tsunamis Ever Recorded
Vans Set To Release Horror Movie Sneakers for Halloween 2021
When to Carve a Pumpkin for Halloween
11 Secrets of Lexicographers
Most Popular Halloween Candy in the U.S.
Why Dogs Roll in Grass
This New AR App Is Helping Treat Arachnophobia
Most Photogenic States in the U.S.
Look Out For These Baby-Name Trends in 2022
Where to Look for Loose Change
How to Grow a Giant Pumpkin
These Happy Meals Are Inspired By '80s Movies
Pad Thai's Fascinating History
The Orionid Meteor Shower Peaks in October


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