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Morning Cup of Links: Bulldog Boogie

Miss Cellania

To promote the new Internet Explorer 9, Soap Creative developed the world's biggest Pac-Man game which involves thousands of user-submitted screens, and could take years to play.

5 Questions: Mud Slide

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The Late Movies: the Many Obsessions of Foodies

Ransom Riggs

I know people who describe themselves as "bread obsessives" or "pizza fanatics" -- often they're talented in the kitchen and have latched onto one aspect of food or food cultu

What is a Woot? The Origins of 8 Tech Names

Rob Lammle

Back in 2009, we discussed the origins of the names TiVo, Blackberry and Hulu, among others. Here's how eight more tech companies, websites and gadgets got their names. 1.

Selections from Gwyneth Paltrow's New Cookbook

Chris Higgins

This is so delightfully stupid I had to share it.

LA's Drive-Thru Funeral Home

Ransom Riggs

I guess it's to be expected in the country where car culture was invented -- after all, we've got drive-thru restaurants, wedding chapels, strip clubs, trees, and prayer booths.

Decorating With Projectors

Colin Patrick

If you’re impressed by the things being done with 3D projectors in a movie theatre, you’ll likely be blown away by the work of Mr. Beam. On the Mr.

Brain Game: Math Square #70

Submitted for your approval is rendition #70 of the Monday Math Square for the mentalfloss.com Brain Game.

Follow @mental_floss on Twitter: Amazing Facts, 140 Characters at a Time

Jason English

Follow @mental_floss on Twitter as we charge towards 200,000 followers. We've got a long way to go. Leave us a comment with your Twitter name and we'll follow you right

Morning Cup of Links: Ticklish Penguin

Miss Cellania

Is Chernobyl a Wild Kingdom or a Radioactive Den of Decay?

5 Questions: A Jarring Experience

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Glenn Beck vs. Jon Stewart: The FCC Complaint Quiz

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Every year, the Federal Communications Commission receives hundreds of thousands of complaints about alleged violations of their rules against "obscene, indecent, or profane programming."

Through the Freedom of Information Act, it's possible to get copies of these complaints, with the names and address of the complainants redacted. We've put together a few complaints the FCC has received about Glenn Beck and The Daily Show. Can you tell which complaint is about which host?

What Would You Buy With $3 Trillion?

Brett Savage

Last week, the state-controlled Chinese Central Bank released figures indicating the country now holds over $3 trillion dollars in foreign-exchange reserves.

Last Week's Most Popular Stories

Jason English

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

Weekend Links: Soup's On! (Primordial Soup, That Is)

Allison Keene

Pixar explains (in a really short video) how animation works, its history, and even creates a beautiful 3D sculpture to go with it. * I always enjoy, and occasionally use, the Twitter hashtag #first

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