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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Ohio Man Honors 17th-Century Monks by Consuming Only Beer During Lent
Spotify Is Giving Premium Customers Free Hulu
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Disney Is Opening the Vault for Its New Streaming Service
You've Been Eating Your Pineapple All Wrong
The Tiny Light-Therapy Lamp That Makes Waking Up Before Sunrise a Lot Easier
Connecticut's Traveler Restaurant Gives Diners Free Books With Their Meal
Women's LinkedIn Profiles Are Clicked on Less Often Than Men's, Report Finds
eBay Is Launching an Online Shop Dedicated to Female Superhero Collectibles
Starbucks Customers in China Are Fighting Over Adorable, Limited-Edition Cat Paw Cups
The European Union Wants to End Mandatory Daylight Saving Time by 2021
New Rough Guide to Croatia Features Game of Thrones Season 8 Locations
7 Things You Might Not Know About Ash Wednesday
For the First Time, Scientists Find Jellyfish-Like Animal With ‘Transient’ Anus
See the Workshop Where Mardi Gras Parade Floats Are Born
What is Mercury in Retrograde, and Why Do We Blame Things On It?
Get Ready for the Dog Days of Summer With a Dachshund Pool Float
Do Vans Sneakers Always Land Facing Up? The Internet Wants to Know
Lake Erie Now Has the Same Legal Rights as a Person in Toledo, Ohio
L.L. Bean's New Duck Boots Are Made From Sailcloth
This Robotic Puzzle Game Teaches Kids Basic Coding Skills
IKEA Releases Chocolate Easter Bunny You Assemble Before You Eat
Denver International Airport Installs Talking Gargoyle as a Nod to Conspiracy Theories
The Site Where Julius Caesar Was Assassinated Will Open to the Public in 2021
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Scientists Solve an Ancient Stonehenge Mystery: Where the Massive Rocks Came From
This Cooling Body Pillow Is Designed to Be the Ultimate Accessory for Side-Sleepers
New Digital Art Project Is Bringing More Than 150,000 British Sculptures Online
Watch a Rare ‘Ice Tsunami’ Slam Lake Erie
Test Your Color Perception Skills (and See How They Stack Up Against Your Fellow Humans)
Here Are the 10 Hardest-Working Cities in America
How to Catch the Northern Lights When They Appear Over the U.S. This Week
Pantone's New Cookbook Organizes Recipes By Color
Star Wars Fan Used More Than 100,000 LEGO Bricks to Recreate The Last Jedi's Final Battle
Swirling Clouds in Jupiter's Atmosphere Captured in Stunning New Photograph
Movie Effects Instagram Account Shows You What Your Favorite Movies Look Like With and Without CGI
The Pope's Swiss Guards Are Now Outfitted in 3D-Printed Helmets
A Fort Hood Mule With 12 Years of Army Experience Is Looking for a Forever Home
These Rugrats Sneakers Will Bring Out Your Inner '90s Kid
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