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The accidental birth of wrapping paper (MentalFloss.com)
Which seat should you pick in the movie theater? (Smithsonian)
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Lauren Hansen is the multimedia editor at TheWeek.com. A graduate of Kenyon College and Northwestern University, she started her career in arts publishing and has since worked at media outlets including the BBC and Frontline.
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