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What is the NFL Supplemental Draft?
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The Last Three Ties in Stanley Cup Finals History
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The Greatest Basketball Team You've Never Heard Of
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How to Train Your Goldfish
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How Does One Become a Life Coach?
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Baseball's Best (and Weirdest) Ballpark Promotions
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11 Famous Illeists
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9 Other Famous Harvard Dropouts
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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 East)
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The Origins of 12 Supermarket Chains
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The Origins of 20 Mall Staples
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Own the Road: A Brief History of the Adopt-a-Highway Program
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The Humble Origins of 11 Chain Restaurants
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11 NFL Rules Named After People
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The Last Time the NFL Played on Tuesday...
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Show Them the Money: 8 Famous and Infamous Sports Agents
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A Brief History of Advent Calendars
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That'll Cost You: NFL Fines Through the Years
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How the Big 12 Schools Got Their Nicknames
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How the Big Ten Schools Got Their Nicknames
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Upon Further Review: A Brief History of Instant Replay
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From Nudity to NKOTB: 10 Interesting Theme Cruises
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How the SEC Schools Got Their Nicknames
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Party Like It's 1876! 12 Items From the Centennial Exposition
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The White House Gift Guide: 13 Unique Presidential Gifts
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10 Acts of Good Sportsmanship
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9 Towns That Changed Their Names (And 4 That Almost Did)
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100 Years of Scoreboard Watching
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Moving Billboards: A Brief History of NASCAR Advertising"¨
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11 Expansion Teams That Just Missed the Cut
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11 Celebrities Who Overcame Dyslexia
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Making Ice Nice Since 1949: A Brief History of the Zamboni
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Almost (Really) Famous: 9 Former Supreme Court Candidates
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The Origins of All 30 NHL Team Names
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The Origins of All 30 NBA Team Names
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What's in a Nickname? The Origins of All 32 NFL Team Names
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Octopuses, Beef & Other Items Hockey Fans Throw on the Ice
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9 Noteworthy Minor League Debuts
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The Origins of 20 Mall Staples
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The Origins of All 30 MLB Team Names
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Getting Acquainted With 8 Lesser-Known Schools
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My Trip to MIT's Sports Nerd Conference
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6 Special Guest Stars at Spring Training
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The Weird & Scary History of Winter Olympic Mascots
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Who Else Has Lit the Olympic Cauldron?
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10 Tales of Warm-Weather Winter Olympians
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10 Interesting Pieces of Sports Headgear
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The 5pm Quiz: Hall of Fame Hats
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What Exactly Is a Crimson Tide?
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