Chris Higgins

Writes about: Pop Culture , science , Space , tv

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

The Amateur New York Subway Riding Committee
Who Are the Top Amazon Reviewers?
J.J. Abrams on Tannen's Magic Mystery Box
Mac Tips: Backup (Part 2)
The Abilene Paradox
Inspiring Images: FFFFOUND!
Why We Write
Required Viewing: People in Order (Home)
Top 5 Folky Covers of Rap & Hip-Hop Songs
Mac Tips: Backup (Part 1)
Geocaching: A Global Treasure Hunt
Send Us Your Photos: The Oldest Thing You Own
Required Viewing: People in Order
A Mean Chocolate Chip Cookie
How We Work
The Guardian's Writers' Rooms
The BBC's 100 things we didn't know last year
David Simon on Writing, America, and TV
Al Gore's Nobel Prize Acceptance Speech
The Lost "Star Wars" Opening Scenes
On Beards and Their Circumstances
Greatest Hits of '07: What's the Oldest Thing You Own?
Greatest Hits of '07: "Invisible" LOL Cats
Greatest Hits of '07: Gotta Read 'Em All
Greatest Hits of '07: Drunk Emailing
Suspicious Checkout Line Combinations
Vince Guaraldi's Charlie Brown Christmas Music
Alternative Christmas Tunes
16 Incredible Planetarium Projectors
If We Had No Moon
How You Organize Your Home Library
The Triumphant Conclusion of "The Wire"
Why Cell Phones Make Speakers Go "Blip Blip Blip Buzz"
Naming Conventions
IKEA Naming Conventions
Monday Fun - Wii Fit Parody
4 Things You Didn't Know About Johnny Appleseed
Reading Levels of Popular Blogs
Cubicle War is Hell
Your Most Annoying Office Interruptions
Food Pairing Diagrams
Phone Call to the 14th Century
Gift-Giving Strategies
Jim Henson's "Time Piece"
The Wisdom of Clouds:
Kids' "Paper Laptop" Designs
Brian Piana's Textless Web Site Art
Amazon's E-Book Vision: "Kindle"
Sci-Fi Starship Size Comparisons


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