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

1. A $100,000 Bill? The Story Behind Large-Denomination Currency, by Ethan Trex
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2. 6 Horrifying Modern Cannibals, by Miss Cellania
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3. 10 Futuristic Ads From the Past, by David K. Israel
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4. Netflix Rental Patterns, or, Minnesotans Love to Rent "The Bucket List," by Chris Higgins
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5. 6,000 Cheesecakes & 7 Other Strange Robberies, by Rob Lammle
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6. 10 Pop Culture Elephants (Plus 4 Reasonable Facsimiles), by Miss Cellania
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7. The Quick 10: How 9 Words Were Coined (and How One Wasn't), by Stacy Conradt
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8. Ren & Stimpy Creator Sends Awesome Letter to Kid, by Chris Higgins
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9. 5 Large Structures That Have Been Moved Short Distances, by David K. Israel
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10. Vonnegut's Letter to His Family About His Imprisonment in Slaughterhouse Five, by Chris Higgins

January 17, 2010 - 1:30am
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