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Welcome to Canada Day (and a Half)!

Jason English

We love our friends in the Great White North so much, we're starting our Canada Day celebration 12 hours early.

Last Week's Most Popular Stories

Jason English

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

What's in Your Cup of Coffee?

Chris Higgins

Weekend Links: Pixar’s Emotional Manipulation

Roma Panganiban

The Hero's Journey, Puppet-Style

Chris Higgins

10 Body Parts You Could Do Without

Judy Dutton

Looking to shed some pounds? You can start by losing that spare rib!

The Late Movies: Celebrating Gilda

Erica Palan

Book It: Paintings Created on Old Book Pages

Jill Harness

The Missing Links: Building Homer's Dream Car

Colin Patrick

We've Joined Forces With IFC on a Three Stooges Project

Ethan Trex

What Antarctica Looks Like Under All That Ice

Jill Harness

Almost Everything You Need to Know About Tear Gas

Matt Soniak

Here’s a crash course in the chemical weapon of the moment.

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What's the Most Interesting Event You Saw Live?

Jason English

Argle Bargle: 5 Meanings of Word Reduplication

Arika Okrent

In his angry dissent to the court's decision on the Defense of Marriage Act on Wednesday, Justice Scalia conveyed a specific kind of derision through his use of several colloquial expressions.