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

1. 11 Pencil vs. Camera Images, by David K. Israel
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2. Back to the Future Co-Creator Bob Gale Explains How Marty and Doc Became Friends, by Jason English
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3. 8 Creative Ways People Went Over the Berlin Wall, by Ethan Trex
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4. Is Any All-Female House Really Considered a Brothel?, by Matt Soniak
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5. Dear Slate: Bob Gale Is Locked in Our Basement, by Jason English
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6. Whiz Kids: 5 Amazing Young Inventors, by Rob Lammle
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7. The Taliesin Tragedy, by Stacy Conradt
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8. This Song’s a Killer: The Strange Tale of “Gloomy Sunday,” by Bill DeMain
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9. The Origins of Weird State Park Names (Part One), by Miss Cellania
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10. The Origins of Weird State Park Names (Part Two), by Miss Cellania
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11. The Late Movies: That Horrible Star Wars Holiday Special, by Chris Higgins
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12. Don't "Chai" and "Tea" Mean the Same Thing?, by Haley Sweetland Edwards

One more thing that happened this week—the amazing turnout of our Indiana _flossers! There's still time to RSVP for our Indianapolis Trivia Show (and get a free mental_floss t-shirt).

August 21, 2011 - 4:59am
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