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

1. 7 of the World's Craziest Roads, by Haley Sweetland Edwards
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2. 10 Non–Rock Stars Who Died at the Tragically Young Age of 27, by Stacy Conradt
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3. Discomfort Food: The Strange and Twisted History of Ramen Noodles, by Bill DeMain
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4. That Time in 1979 When the U.S. Government Defaulted, by Ethan Trex
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5. The Fontastic Stories Behind 5 Common Typefaces, by Ethan Trex
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6. 10 Reasons Alex Trebek Is Awesome, by Stacy Conradt
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7. How Wildman Whitehouse Destroyed the Transatlantic Cable, by Stacy Conradt
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8. 11 Prominent Authors Who Excelled in Sports, by Conor McKeon
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9. 36 of the Geekiest Tattoos from Comic-Con 2011, by Jill Harness
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10. 5 Things You Didn’t Know About John DeLorean, by Ethan Trex

July 30, 2011 - 7:14pm
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