Michelle Ranken

Michelle Ranken is a Seattle-based writer who has written for various Seattle publications. Originally she wanted to be a lawyer but realized that would have been a horrible decision so she became a starving artist instead. She's also weirdly obsessed with German Shepherds.

Posts by Michelle Ranken
This Sharpay Theory Will Change The Way You See 'High School Musical'

This is crazy, but totally makes sense.

You Probably Haven't Heard Of These Non-Marijuana Plants That Contain Cannabinoids

They won't get you high, but they do have many medicinal properties.

You've Probably Never Seen These Secret Spaces Hiding In Famous Places

Think you’ve seen all of the most famous landmarks? This list will make you think again.

19 Corgis Pretending To Be Other Dogs

It's so cute you're gonna die.

The World's Largest Anaconda Was Discovered In The Mysterious Amazon River

If you have a phobia of snakes, probably don’t click on this.

You've Probably Been Saying These Words Wrong Your Whole Life

Get ready to have your mind blown.

This Artist Is Turning Memes Into Surrealist Paintings

Who knew memes could turn out to be beautiful works of art?

15 TV Shows You Watched In The '90s That You Totally Forgot About

Get ready to take a trip down memory lane.

15 Things People Who Like Dogs More Than Humans Will Understand

We're not crazy, just a little misunderstood!

13 Things That People Who Live Alone Will Just Get

Calling all introverts!

14 Creepiest Places In The World To Visit

Forget the Eiffel Tower...If you’re fascinated by the creepy and unsettling, then these are the destinations for you!

14 Futuristic Inventions Scientists Are Already Working On

Tech geeks rejoice!

LSD Microdosing Might Be The Next Major Breakthrough In Mental Healthcare

The potential positive effects of psychedelic drugs.

14 Myths That Most Everyone Still Believes

Don’t feel too bad if you believed some or all of these...we all did at one point.

This Digital Document Can Help You Find Out If You're Descended From Witches

This is going to make you pretty glad you aren’t living in 17th-century Scotland.