Chris Higgins is the author of The Blogger Abides and writes for This American Life, The Atlantic, Breakfast on Mars, and The Magazine. You can follow him at chrishiggins.com.
Arriving on Tatooine: "We have everything we need here, Far2! All this sand...and bones!" -Creepio... READ ON
In 1973, Stevie Wonder dropped by Sesame Street.... READ ON
Pixar made talking fish believable by SCUBA diving, studying dead fish, and taking long drives.... READ ON
"Kermit the frog means nothing to me!"... READ ON
Watch the AeroPress inventor show off his "lazy" AeroPress technique...and explain the right way to throw an Aerobie ring.... READ ON
The author of "Awakenings" and "The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat" died today. Let's celebrate him.... READ ON
Sweatin' to the Oldies, Doublemint gum twins, Radio Shack, and zillions of 800 numbers.... READ ON
Is your old lunch box in this museum?... READ ON
Microsoft felt the need to train people on how to conduct a party in their own homes.... READ ON
Need to thank Saint Francis because your wife stopped alphabetizing her pets? "Retablos" are the wild, wonderful art form you've been waiting for.... READ ON
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