Joined: Nov 21, 2012
A native of fabulous Rochester, NY, Mark loves freelance writing, community theater, & anything dinosaur-related. He’s also obsessed with Denver Broncos football.
11 Ridiculously Overdue Library Books (That Were Finally Returned)
25 Things You Should Know About Columbus, Ohio
10 Big Facts About Cane Toads
12 Magical Facts About ‘The Magic School Bus’
Who wouldn’t want a teacher like Ms. Frizzle? Take a ride down memory lane with these 12 facts about ‘The Magic School Bus.’
Reindeer Vs. Caribou: What's the Difference?
The distinction between these animals is part cultural and part scientific. And lately, scientists have been reconsidering their relationship.
42 Festive Facts About ‘National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation’
‘National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation’ is the gift that keeps on giving (and you kind of have Stanley Kubrick to thank for its existence).
6 Simple Tips for Returning or Exchanging Gifts
There are many perfectly valid reasons for wanting to either exchange or return a present. These simple tips should help point you in the right direction.
11 Fascinating Facts About Ray Harryhausen
Perhaps the best stop-motion animator of all time, Ray Harryhausen—born on June 29, 1920 in Los Angeles—made a name for himself in an industry whose visual effects artists are too often overlooked.
How the Classic Vampire Movie 'Nosferatu' Cheated Court-Ordered Death
'Nosferatu' was not the first vampire film, but it is (arguably) the oldest surviving one. Which is ironic because someone was actively trying to kill it.
15 Facts About William Howard Taft
Here are 15 larger-than-life fun facts to help you celebrate William Howard Taft and his plus-sized legacy.
The Rise of Hatshepsut, Egypt’s First Great Female Pharaoh
Hatshepsut seized the reins of power and never let go.
10 Colorful Facts About Chameleons
You probably know that these lizards can change their skin color, but they’ve got plenty of other tricks as well.
14 Surprising Facts About Aaron Burr
Though he's mainly remembered for killing Alexander Hamilton in a duel, Aaron Burr led a pretty extraordinary life.
10 Fun Facts About 'The Great Muppet Caper'
'The Great Muppet Caper' is a low-key classic, but here are some facts you might not know about this Oscar-nominated flick.
11 Facts About the Battle of Gettysburg
The three-day Civil War battle was a badly needed win for the North—but like all victories, it came with a price.