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  • Nixon’s Sandwich Still Frozen After 60 Years

    Look, we get it, when you have the opportunity to take something touched by the hands of a Vice President and future President, you take it. If we could’ve gotten […]

  • Philadelphians Bow Down to 800 lb Butter Sculpture

    In Philadelphia, they love a few things; Rocky, Cheese Steaks, being from Philadelphia and, of course, Gritty. Gritty is the orange… thing that cheers on the city’s NHL team, the […]

  • Asbestos, Quebec Has Trouble Finding a New Name

    Here’s something that you think someone would’ve done a while ago. In Quebec Canada, the town Asbestos is considering a name change. And, if that isn’t crazy enough, the change […]

  • You Need “Cream”

    If listening to our conversation with BrownMark has you looking to scratch that Prince itch, obviously you should be starting with Mark’s book. It’s really fun. But, if, like us, […]

  • No Halloween Peeps For You

    If you’re keeping a running list of all the things this pandemic has taken from us, you can add Peeps. The popular marshmallow candy which looks amazing when you put […]

  • World’s Longest Song Changes Chords

    Audience members gathered both inside and outside a church in Halberstadt, Germany to hear an organ change notes. This past weekend saw the first chord change in Composer John Cage’s […]

  • Singing Dog, Long Presumed Extinct, Found in Wild

    Everyone loves a singing dog. And it turns out, one that was thought to be extinct in the wild isn’t. So, more singing dogs for everybody. A pack of New […]

  • Teens Break Into Farm, Ride Donkeys

    Is there any worse way to find out that someone has broken into your farm and ridden your animals than by seeing it on Snapchat? That happened to a farmer […]

  • Andrew Shaffer Reveals New Cover Art

    When we talked with Andrew Shaffer on the podcast, it was mostly about his wonderful Obama/Biden mystery series. While we’ve been urging him to start on a new Biden/Harris series […]

  • New Record Store Just For Mice Opens in Sweden

    While we always seem to be bombarded by bad news about the record industry, (closing independent stores, labels swallowing up other labels, acts being dropped,) every once in a while […]

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