Allison Hirschlag

Allison Hirschlag

I'm a writer and editor.

I regularly write about sociology, entertainment, gender equality, humanitarianism, science and technology, animals, parenting, body positivity, politics, and animals.

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9 Things You Didn't Know About America's First Serial Killer, H.H. ...

H.H. Holmes, born Herman Webster Mudgett circa 1860, would come to be recognized as one of America's first serial killers.

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10 Apartments and Houses With Crazy Features | Mental Floss

10 Apartments and Houses With Crazy Features | Ment...

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11 Tips From Marie Antoinette's Beauty Regimen | Mental Floss

You can find beauty and fashion tips almost anywhere, but few compare to those from the Queen of Style herself—Marie Antoinette.

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11 Things You Didn't Know About Death Valley | Mental Floss

Death Valley is a land of extremes—extreme temperatures, altitudes, and environmental occurrences.

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11 Sweet Slices of Wedding Cake History | Mental Floss

When you think wedding, one of the first images that tends to pop up is that of a white, three-tiered wedding cake.