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

1. 10 Works of Literature That Were Really Hard to Write, by Mark Juddery
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2. 7 Hollywood Ripoffs With Titles (and Posters, and Plots) You Won’t Believe, by Cole Gamble
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3. Why Engagement Rings Are Made With Diamonds, by Ethan Trex
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4. Ben Franklin’s 200+ Synonyms for “Drunk,” by Jason English (but really Ben Franklin)
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5. Try, Try Again: Rejection Letters Received by Bestselling Authors, by Adrienne Crezo
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6. 10 More Odd 2011 Calendars, by Miss Cellania
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7. 10 Disabled Comic Book Superheroes, by Mark Juddery
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8. Abraham Lincoln Created the Secret Service the Day He Was Shot, by Dan Lewis
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9. The Quick 10: Junk Food Jesus, by Stacy Conradt
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10. Puppies Wearing Hats Eating Bacon Sharing Facts (About Puppets), by Stacy Conrad

December 19, 2010 - 5:59am
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