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Ethan Trex

Editorial Director/VP, Strategy at mental_floss.

Likes: doughnuts, spirits (liquor), spirits (supernatural), donuts. Dislikes: injuries.

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10 More Weird Clauses in Sports Contracts
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9 Shameless Abuses of Diplomatic Immunity
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5 Things You Didn't Know About Shirley Temple
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19 Weird Clauses in Baseball Contracts
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12 Specialized Government-Run Police Forces
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7 Really Tiny Towns
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5 Things You Didn't Know About Kelsey Grammer
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Census Questions: A Once-a-Decade FAQ
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How To Get Yourself on a Postage Stamp
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How 14 Car Companies Got Their Names
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In 1994 Kentucky Tweaked Its Logo, Which Some Considered Too Phallic
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5 Things You Don't Know About 5 Pro Wrestlers
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7 Stories The National Enquirer Actually Got Right
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12 (Non-Sexual) Uses for 900 Numbers
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5 Things You Didn't Know About Martha Stewart
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Jayhawks, Hoyas & Owls (Oh My!): How 21 Schools Got Their Nicknames
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The mental_floss Guide to the NCAAs: The East
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The mental_floss Guide to the NCAAs: The Midwest
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The mental_floss Guide to the NCAAs: The West
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The mental_floss Guide to the NCAAs: The South
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5 Things You Didn't Know About Quincy Jones
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11 (Extra) Special Collections in University Libraries
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4 Races Around the World
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7 Super Expensive Alternatives to Grocery Store Brands
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Sweet Action: 8 Big Bets Made by Famous People
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Team Canada's Legally Blind Cross-Country Skier
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How Do Aerial Skiers Perfect Their Jumps?
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Not Quite Medal-Worthy: 7 Winter Demonstration Sports
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Brother Against Brother: The Great Confederate Snowball Fight
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The Post-Olympic Careers of 16 Medal Winners
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Double Trouble: The Two U.S. Olympic Hockey Teams of 1948
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Our Favorite Olympians: Eric Moussambani, Equatorial Guinea
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What's the Difference? Winter Olympic Sports
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5 Things You Didn't Know About George Plimpton
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7 Dubious Ways to Gain an Olympic Edge
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5 Things You Didn't Know About Pete Rozelle
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Who Invented the Gatorade Shower?
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Where Are They Now? Super Bowl Heroes (And Goats)
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The Origins of 10 Winter Olympic Sports
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5 Things You Didn't Know About Bing Crosby
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How Did Cameron Get an Indoor Stadium? The Names Behind 12 College Arenas
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5 Things You Didn't Know About Margaret Thatcher
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The Origins of 9 Charities Named After People
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18 Airports Named After People (Including a Cartoonist)
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A $100,000 Bill? The Story Behind Large-Denomination Currency
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5 Things You Didn't Know About Wayne Newton
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16 Attractions Open Christmas Day
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7 Painful NFL Team Music Videos
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5 Things You Didn't Know About Wallis Simpson
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11 Laws Named After People
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