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Racer Shaheendra Sarvesh (waffle_demon)
Race Number 271
Date Fri, 27 Jan 2017 05:56:59 +0000
Speed 56 WPM Try to beat?
Accuracy 93.5%
Rank 1st place (out of 4)

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In the early days of paperback books, the paper used was very low quality, usually newsprint. Consumers rejected the soiled and discolored appearance of the pages. Publishers hit upon the notion of "staining," which made the paper look fresh, even pretty, and most important, prolonged the shelf life of their books.
Why Do Clocks Run Clockwise?: Mysteries of Everyday Life Explained (book) by David Feldman (see stats)