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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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5 Things You Didn't Know About Larry King
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11 Famous Roommates From the World of Sports
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13 Incredibly Focused Graduate Programs
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5 Things You Didn't Know About Doris Duke
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10 Bizarre Divorce Settlements
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Why Does the NFL Have a Two-Minute Warning?
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A Brief History of Black Friday
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Why Do The Lions & Cowboys Always Play On Thanksgiving?
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5 Things You Didn't Know About Eddie Murphy
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7 More Examples of Owners Behaving Badly
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9 Tasty Foods Named After People
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5 Things You Didn't Know About Pat Sajak
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Nixon as Skeletor? 7 Great Actors in Movies Promoting Toys
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Was There Really a Granny Smith? 9 Fruit & Veggie Origins
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Who Invented the Phillie Phanatic?
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The Origins of 7 Department Store Chains
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The Origins of 6 Casino Favorites
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How Much Do These Umpires Get Paid?
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Tylenol, Tampons & Other Famous Product Recalls
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5 Things You Didn't Know About Dalton Trumbo
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8 Franchise Relocations That Fell Through
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6 More Prizes Not Awarded for Length
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What Does it Matter if I'm Allergic to Eggs? (A Flu Shot FAQ)
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6 Other Plots to Blackmail Celebrities
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5 Things You Didn't Know About Mikhail Prokhorov
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5 Brazen Examples of Price Fixing
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5 Things You Didn't Know About Slash
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11 Other Halls of Fame
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5 Things You Didn't Know About Nick the Greek
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11 Colleges That Changed Their Mascots
History
Symbolism and the $1 Bill
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5 Things You Don't Know About 5 Different People
Sports
Shoeless, Yogi & Catfish? The Stories Behind 16 Athlete Nicknames
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5 Quirky Things You Can Insure
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5 Things You Didn't Know About Vladimir Nabokov
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13 Bizarre Stipulations in Wills
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5 Things You Didn't Know About Johnny Unitas
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5 Famous Fights Between Teammates
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13 Former Ad Men Who Found Fame in Other Fields
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A Brief History of Shaving
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5 Things You Didn't Know About Graham Greene
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Bonus Quiz: G.I. Joe
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How Hard Is it to Convert Seawater Into Fresh Drinking Water?
Food
How 9 Cuts of Meat Got Their Names
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The 5pm Quiz: Athlete Autobiographies
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The Ump Who Sued Lou Piniella (And Other Baseball-Related Legal Disputes)
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5 Things You Didn't Know About Billy Wilder
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7 Secondary Football Leagues
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5 Things You Didn't Know About Lou Holtz
The Presidents
A Brief History of Presidential Vacations
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