The News Merchant. News outlets say they don’t pay for interviews, but they can hire Larry Garrison to produce segments featuring newsmakers he can afford.
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If you enjoy Hyperbole and a Half, you'll want to see this interview with creator Allie Brosch. She says what she does is "draw pictures" but her real talent is storytelling.
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Is that my son wearing a dress? A father wrestles with conflicting emotions when his son wants to be Snow White on Halloween.
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The Taxi Gourmet. Layne Mosler gets into a taxi and asks the driver to take her to his favorite restaurant. Then she writes about it so we can take the bus instead. (via Metafilter)
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Really strange things can happen when you shoot something with a cell phone camera. If the image scanning process is moving slower than the object being recorded, you may get the eerie rolling shutter effect.
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A dog and a dolphin are best friends and swimming buddies. Seeing them together will start your day out on the right foot.
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Debunking Etymological Myths. A grammarian sets us straight on some word origin stories we've heard all our lives.