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Erika Berlin

Erika Berlin is a senior editor at MentalFloss.com. She's a disco ball enthusiast, a pop culture addict, and a fan of pretending low-brow TV shows are educational. She is a Midwestern New Yorker who has a miniature schnauzer named Amadeus (after her favorite movie/composer). Erika was previously an editor at Rolling Stone, Cosmopolitan, and Refinery 29, among others.

25 Double-Letter Scrabble Words to Have in Your Back Pocket
7 Shockingly Expensive Barbies You Can Buy Right Now
Why Are There Boogers in My Nose?
31 Valentine's Day Cards Through the Years
15 People Who Have Won at Least 15 Grammys
13 Prodigious Facts About Amadeus
11 Secrets of Backup Dancers
11 Gifts for the Home
11 Gifts for the Curious Kids in Your Life
11 Thoughtful Gifts for Your Office Swap
In 1938, The New York Times Thought Cheeseburgers Were a Weird New Fad
That Time William McKinley Gave Away His Lucky Flower—And Then Died
12 Hair-Raising Facts about Troll Dolls
Celebrate the 20th Anniversary of 'Wannabe' with a Spice Girls Art Exhibition in Berlin
12 Facts You Need to Know About Bryan Adams
Why Are Your Favorite Rainboots Called 'Wellies'?
8 Hot-N-Ready Facts About Little Caesars
12 Fun Facts About Auntie Anne's Pretzels
Berlin Has a Hidden David Hasselhoff Museum
18 Mouthwatering Facts About In-N-Out Burger
Celebrate Japan's Cat Day with These 7 Japanese Instagram Cats
7 Things We Learned from the New Documentary 'Crazy About Tiffany’s'
What's the Difference: Album, Record, and Song of the Year?
What If Rickrolling Is Just Karmic Retribution For Rick Astley Not Getting To Celebrate His One Major Award?
4 Odd Things David Bowie Taught Us About Space
25 Facts About Missouri? Show Me!
12 Famous People Who Have Run Marathons
He's So Hot Right Now: New York Has a Will Ferrell-Themed Bar
8 Pop Culture References to Yogi Berra's "It Ain't Over Till It's Over"
45 Years of Monday Night Football's Memorable Theme Music
15 Influences on Agatha Christie’s Work
Supreme Court Chief Justice William Taft—The President Who Also Sat on the Bench
The Marine Major Who Kept a Sweet Childhood Secret—He Was the Voice of Bambi
Can You Translate This 800-Year-Old Sword's Inscription?
This Powder May Solve Two World Food Problems at Once
What Dress Size Was Marilyn Monroe, Actually?
The 15 Funniest Secret Service Code Names
A Forgotten Novelty Singer's High-Profile Wedding on 'The Tonight Show'
15 Pop Songs That Stalled At Number Two
Century-Old Classroom Chalkboards Unearthed in Oklahoma City
This 20-Year-Old Invented a New Way to Clean Up the Oceans
6 Disproportionately Common Names By Profession
"The Myriad Reflector": The Early, Forgotten Disco Ball
Today In History: Bill Haley Started A Rock Revolution
Peek Inside This Boarded-Up NYC Mansion
15 Aca-Awesome Celebrities Who Sang A Cappella In School
Who Exactly Was D.B. Cooper?
A Dinner Designed Especially For Foodie Photographers
18 Mouthwatering Facts About In-N-Out Burger
15 Aca-Awesome Celebrities Who Sang A Cappella In School
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