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1. How to Survive Without Water, by Lucas Reilly

2. 14 Swedish Words That Conflict With the Ikea Products They Name, by Arika Okrent

3. 5 Ways to Avoid Being Rude (According to 100-Year-Old Etiquette Rules), by Therese Oneill

4. How to Get Out of Handcuffs, by Lucas Reilly

5. 5 Toilet Technologies of the Future, by Chris Higgins

6. The Stories Behind 9 Iconic TV Production Logos, by Rudie Obias

7. How Every School in the Preseason Top 25 Got Its Nickname, by Scott Allen

8. The Bank Robbery Behind Stockholm Syndrome, by Stacy Conradt

9. Is it OK to Shower in a Thunderstorm?, by Matt Soniak

10. 10 Video Games Canceled Before Release, by Rudie Obias

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August 31, 2013 - 10:01pm
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