Michele Debczak

Michele Debczak is a staff writer for mentalfloss.com. In the past she’s written about cheese and movies, two of her favorite things in life. In her free time she enjoys dogspotting, eating breakfast foods, and reading about alien conspiracy theories on Wikipedia.
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Seated App Will Pay You to Eat at Your City’s Best Restaurants
Springfield, Illinois Woman Claims to See Abraham Lincoln's Face in Clump of Dirt
Mattress Firm Is Hiring a 'Snoozetern' to Sleep All Summer
What's the Difference Between the Yeti, the Abominable Snowman, and Bigfoot?
Nickelodeon’s Green Slime Is Now Available in Ice Cream Form
5 Fast Facts About Ruth Asawa
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Fire Destroys Parts of Ashdown Forest, the Woods That Inspired Winnie the Pooh
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