Jay Serafino

Jay Serafino is a writer and editor for Mental Floss. He is an indoor enthusiast, who has written extensively on movies, television, comic books, and history. He also might be the only person in New Jersey with tattoos of Teddy Roosevelt and the Green Lantern on the same arm.
Attention Movie Geeks: Cinephile Is the Card Game You Need Right Now
Problems Y2K Actually Caused
How Theodore Roosevelt Became a G.I. Joe
Unique Last-Minute Gift Ideas
Friday the 13th Facts
Gifts for Star Wars Fans
Walmart's Holiday Sales Are Here
An Automated Tea Machine for Tea Bags and Loose Leaves
This Modular Travel Pillow Lets You Arrange Cushions for Customized Comfort
How a 1928 Silent Film Influenced the Creation of the Joker
These Simple Bike Reflectors Offer 360-Degree Visibility to Keep Riders Safe at Night
Harry Potter: A Hogwarts Christmas Pop-Up Is a Festive Holiday Decoration, Calendar, and Book for Potterheads
Fans Find Bizarre Friends/Home Alone Connection
The One Where Jennifer Aniston's 'Rachel' Haircut on Friends Became a Phenomenon
Savor These Gourmet Friends-Inspired Marshmallows for the Show’s 25th Anniversary
15 Things You Can Do to Help Keep Oceans Clean
The ChopBox Smart Cutting Board Has a Food Scale, Timer, and Knife Sharper Built Right Into It
Funko’s Labor Day Sale Gets You 20 Percent Off Its Entire Online Store
Zappos Is Having a Huge Sale on Vans X Harry Potter Back-to-School Gear
10 TV Shows You Can Stream Right Now to Fill the Stranger Things Void
5 Fascinating Facts About Middle Children
Star Trek: The Motion Picture Is Beaming Back Into Theaters in September
The Red Sox’s Historic 19-3 Win Over the Yankees Saw Boston's Highest Run Total in Their 117-Year Rivalry
The Shawshank Redemption Is Returning to Theaters in September
10 Things You Didn't Know About the Fourth of July
12 TV Shows You Can Stream Right Now to Fill the Game of Thrones Void
13 Things We Know About Stranger Things Season 3
25 Unheralded African-American Pioneers and Trailblazers You Should Know
8 Fascinating Facts About Super Bowl I
The Hottest Star Wars Toy for Christmas in 1977 Was an Empty Box
How It's a Wonderful Life Went From Box Office Dud to Accidental Christmas Tradition
8 Haunting Horror Movie Gimmicks
There’s a WWII-Era Submarine Stuck in the New Jersey Mud
Jeopardy! Comes to Hulu for Its Streaming Debut
This Graphic Novel Scratch-Off Chart Lets You Track Your Comic Reading List
A Rick and Morty Pop-Up Bar Is Coming to Washington, D.C.
Vans and the Van Gogh Museum Want to Turn Your Sneakers Into Works of Art
The Russian Family That Cut Itself Off From Civilization for More Than 40 Years
Scream Super Fans Have Rented the House from the Original Film to Throw One Killer Halloween Party
Hollywood's 5 Favorite Movie Villains
10 Facts About Robert E. Howard’s Conan the Barbarian
You Can Get a Free The Sandlot Capsule Filled With Dirt From the Movie’s Baseball Field
The Sandlot Is Returning to Theaters for Its 25th Anniversary
The Litigious History of DC and Marvel’s Rival Captain Marvel Characters
5 Scientific Tips for Getting Back to Sleep After You’ve Woken Up in the Middle of the Night
Stanley Kubrick Appears to Explain the Ending of 2001 in This Newly Surfaced Video
5 Simple and Painless Ways to Remove a Splinter
These Digital Fireworks Displays Can Help You Celebrate July 4 Wherever You Live
Disney Parks May Soon Have Robotic Stunt People
Black Panther's Costume to Go on Display at the Smithsonian


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