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.
Win a Custom Van for Road Trips
Guinness World Records Controversies
What Is the Citizenship of a Baby Born on an International Flight?
Jason Statham Actor Facts
GrowlerWerks uKeg Go Review
Fourth of July Facts
Review: Stanley Vacuum Easy-Pour Growler
Eugene Debs: The Socialist Who Ran for President From Prison
Bruce Lee Actor Facts
Dr. Squatch is Selling and Donating Hand Sanitizer
LEGO Releases New Star Wars A-Wing Set
Gifts for Star Wars Day
'Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back' Script Changes
The ChopBox Smart Cutting Board Has a Food Scale, Timer, and Knife Sharper Built Right Into It
Video Games You Can Spend Weeks Playing
Jelly Belly Fiery Five Jelly Beans
15 Things You Can Do to Help Keep Oceans Clean
Best Space Documentaries to Stream
Love Letters From World Leaders
Super Bowl I Facts
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
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
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
12 TV Shows You Can Stream Right Now to Fill the Game of Thrones Void
13 Things We Know About Stranger Things Season 3
Unheralded African-American Pioneers and Trailblazers You Should Know
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


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