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

1. 9 Intriguing Excerpts From Old FBI Files, by Lucas Reilly
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2. Why Doesn't Team USA Dip the Flag at the Opening Ceremonies?, by Patrick Cain
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3. 14 Creative Divorce Cakes, by Jill Harness
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4. 5 Scientist Screw-Ups to Remember Next Time You Bungle Something, by Jessica Hullinger
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5. Alton Brown Is Our New Food Columnist!
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6. Words Redefined: 37 Notable Entries in The Devil’s Dictionary, by Lucas Reilly
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7. 18 Bizarre Self-Proclaimed Capitals of the World, by M. Asher Cantrell
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8. Remembering the Aurora Twelve, by Miss Cellania
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9. How an 18th-Century Mutiny May Help Explain Migraines, by Matt Soniak
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10. The 21 Countries With One Olympic Medal, by Jason Plautz
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11. 10 Inspiring Olympians to Watch, by Miss Cellania

July 29, 2012 - 5:23am
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