This week in the Wednesday Walk: frightful true stories, your pet’s hit points, Excel gaming, Civ, the best traffic signs, web browser dominance, badger badger, taxidermy, Dark Shadows, Barry Manilow’s back catalogue, kangaroo words, hurricane evacuation, and black holes.
This week in the Wednesday Walk: Ye olde kitchens, the worst 911 dispatcher, teachers’ strikes, Linda Ronstadt, Grace Jones, modern spirographs, password sharing, a misidentified chonk, Tom Cruise MCU deepfakes, Asuka playing Mario Maker, a lost burial ground, and cheez & wyngz.
This week in the Wednesday Walk: The Muppet Movie’s glorious songs, human burgers, bleach, Jakarta, Jupiter, The Mandalorian, Junkie XL on Total Recall, measles, gay space crime, terrestrial sex crimes, Clue But Just Tim Curry, and analog-pixelated oil paintings.
This week in the Wednesday Walk: Ebola, cat research, a happy mussel, Helvetica shirts, a mass-transit hero, the dine-and-dash dater, the gig economy, a surprisingly good sandwich, “smart” ovens, and a way your Pokémon should not go.
On the same day 25 years ago, Greg Maddux threw a 94 pitch complete game shutout in Colorado against the…
This week in the Wednesday Walk: service dogs at work, modern tarot, adversarial fashion, the latest Simpsons lawsuit, video game collectors, levels of musical complexity, anti-hate pop culture, book-burning, Dune 2000, political donations, intrusive bosses, a TV-headed modern Santa, new movies featuring the Golden Girls, naval UI, and a possessed Big Mouth Billy Bass.
“I need to be myself, I can’t be no one else…” 25 years ago, a band from Manchester took their…