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

1. 40 Behind the Scenes Star Wars Photos, by David K. Israel
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2. Hitler's Nephew, Stalin's Daughter and Other Famous Defectors, by Rob Lammle
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3. We Are All Americans: The World's Response to 9/11, by Haley Sweetland Edwards
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4. The 6 Levels of Extreme Apple Fandom, by Oliver Noble
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5. Beyond Schweddy Balls: 10 Discontinued Ben & Jerry’s Flavors, by Stacy Conradt
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6. Today Would Have Been Freddie Mercury's 65th Birthday, by Stacy Conradt
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7. Deep Fried on a Stick: Innovations in Fair Food, by Miss Cellania
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8. How Military Operations Get Their Code Names, by Matthew Hickman
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9. From NASCAR Drivers to William Faulkner: A Brief History of Snubbing the President, by Haley Sweetland Edwards
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10. Ronald Reagan and Drew Barrymore Recruiting Future Astronauts in 1984, by Jason English
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11. Mark Twain Invented a Board Game Called Memory-Builder, by Stacy Conradt
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12. The Jerry Lewis Film Nobody Has Ever Seen, by Eddie Deezen
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13. Where Are They Now? NFL Coaches Fired Last Year, by Scott Allen
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14. 14 Literary Settings Inspired by Real Places, by Stacy Conradt
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15. The Mister Softee Jingle Has Lyrics!, by Jason English
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16. September 11th and the Hospitable People of Gander, Newfoundland, by Ethan Trex

September 10, 2011 - 10:24am
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