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The Top 10 Morning Brew posts, according to mobile readers

We couldn't help but notice reader habits have shifted vastly to mobile devices. For those of you whose phone is your go-to source for news, here are the top Morning Brew posts of 2016, based on the number of you who swung by and read awhile. 

1. The Day Oklahoma buried Pretty Boy Floyd

This state still can't get enough of Oklahoma farm boy turned legendary bank robber. 

GANGSTER / CHARLES ARTHUR FLOYD / CHARLES FLOYD: Charles Arthur "Pretty Boy" Floyd
GANGSTER / CHARLES ARTHUR FLOYD / CHARLES FLOYD: Charles Arthur "Pretty Boy" Floyd

2. Update your iPhone ASAP

A bit of espionage highlighted a major issue.

3. WikiLeaks reveals the real Huma Abedin

And pretty much showed she was all business, all the time.

FILE - In this Sept. 20, 2011 file photo, Huma Abedin, top, deputy chief of staff and aide to Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton, right, during a meeting with leaders for the Open Government Partnership in New York.    Republican Sen. John McCain is defending a longtime aide to Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton against unsubstantiated allegations that her family has ties to Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais) ORG XMIT: WX105
FILE - In this Sept. 20, 2011 file photo, Huma Abedin, top, deputy chief of staff and aide to Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton, right, during a meeting with leaders for the Open Government Partnership in New York. Republican Sen. John McCain is defending a longtime aide to Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton against unsubstantiated allegations that her family has ties to Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais) ORG XMIT: WX105

4. Elephant bite in OKC leads to open records battle

Elephant bites happen.

Asian Elephants Bamboo checks out her new surroundings at the Oklahoma City Zoo on Wednesday, May 13, 2015 in Oklahoma City, Okla.  Photo by Steve Sisney, The Oklahoman
Asian Elephants Bamboo checks out her new surroundings at the Oklahoma City Zoo on Wednesday, May 13, 2015 in Oklahoma City, Okla. Photo by Steve Sisney, The Oklahoman

5. Who is Betty Jo Shelby?

Inquiring minds wanted to know.

6. Eric Striker goes undrafted, but heartfelt speech endears him to masses

A top-notch human was revealed

OU linebacker Erik Striker targets Baylor quarterback Bryce Petty as he sets to pass during first half action of the NCAA college football game between the University of Oklahoman (OU) Sooners and the Baylor Bears at Floyd Casey Stadium in Waco, Texas, Thursday, Nov. 7, 2013. Striker hit Petty after the throw  and he was penalized for roughing the passer on the play. Photo by Jim Beckel, The Oklahoman
OU linebacker Erik Striker targets Baylor quarterback Bryce Petty as he sets to pass during first half action of the NCAA college football game between the University of Oklahoman (OU) Sooners and the Baylor Bears at Floyd Casey Stadium in Waco, Texas, Thursday, Nov. 7, 2013. Striker hit Petty after the throw and he was penalized for roughing the passer on the play. Photo by Jim Beckel, The Oklahoman

7. Orlando shooter a regular at the gay nightclub he attacked

A sad national story drew reader interest.

FILE - In this Sunday, June 12, 2016 file photo, Brett Morian hugs an fellow mourner during a candlelight vigil for those killed at the Pulse nightclub in Orlando, Fla. The worst mass shooting in modern U.S. history unfolded on Latin Night at the gay nightclub. The gunman, Omar Mateen, killed 49 people over the course of three hours before dying in a shootout with SWAT team members. During the standoff, he pledged allegiance to the Islamic State. (Joshua Lim/Orlando Sentinel via AP)
FILE - In this Sunday, June 12, 2016 file photo, Brett Morian hugs an fellow mourner during a candlelight vigil for those killed at the Pulse nightclub in Orlando, Fla. The worst mass shooting in modern U.S. history unfolded on Latin Night at the gay nightclub. The gunman, Omar Mateen, killed 49 people over the course of three hours before dying in a shootout with SWAT team members. During the standoff, he pledged allegiance to the Islamic State. (Joshua Lim/Orlando Sentinel via AP)

8. One of Oklahoma's biggest music festivals is hiding in the woods

Our very own Nathan Poppe explores the phenomenon.

9. "Nasty woman," "bad hombres" and Chris Wallace

The phrases won the last presidential debate.

10. Former research seismologist says reluctance to act on earthquakes ingrained in state agency

What's shakin? Reluctance, said a former research seismologist.

Displaced bricks on the sidewalk at the door of this storefront on E. Broadway in downtown Cushing. Damage in Cushing on Monday, Nov. 7, 2016, caused by Sunday night's 5.0 magnitude earthquake. Photo by Jim Beckel, The Oklahoman
Displaced bricks on the sidewalk at the door of this storefront on E. Broadway in downtown Cushing. Damage in Cushing on Monday, Nov. 7, 2016, caused by Sunday night's 5.0 magnitude earthquake. Photo by Jim Beckel, The Oklahoman

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Tomorrow, see the preferred Morning Brew reads from our desktop audience.

Happy 2017.

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