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We though the closing of H&H would be the most disturbing bagel news we got all week, but then we saw Vice's story on the latest trend in Japanese body modification. "Bagelheads," as they're known, reportedly fill their foreheads with medical-grade saline and then mold the resulting bubble into a bagel shape. Vice has plenty of photos, but you could also just pop over to our sister site for a slightly less graphic excerpt. [Vice via Racked National]