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In case you weren't obsessively refreshing mentalfloss.com all week, here's what you missed:

1. 11 Time Traveler Urban Legends That Pretty Much Debunk Themselves, by Bill DeMain
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2. 19 Old-Timey Slang Terms to Bolster Your Vocabulary, by Jason English
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3. 11 More Wonderful Words With No English Equivalent, by Romy Oltuski
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4. Fake Science 101: 11 Brilliantly Inaccurate Scientific Explanations, by Colin Perkins
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5. 11 Pop Culture References Younger Readers Won’t Get, by Kara Kovalchik
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6. 7 Absolutely Insane Animal Defense Mechanisms, by Jessica Hullinger
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7. 4 Ridiculous Space Accidents (Where Everyone Survived), by Kathy Benjamin
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8. 10 Photos of Celebrities Jumping for History’s Most Persuasive Photographer, by Anna Gay
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9. 11 Geeky Couples Portraits, by Jill Harness
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10. How Paperbacks Transformed the Way Americans Read, by Andrew Shaffer
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11. 11 Toys That Cost More Than My Car, by Chris Higgins
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12. 24 Library-Centric Sites We Love, by Miss Kathleen

August 18, 2012 - 7:09pm
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