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Graffiti Highway Returns To The Soil

Sunday, April 12th, 2020

Unexpected casualty of the covid-19 virus: the Centralia “Graffiti Highway.”

Party’s Over On Post-Apocalyptic Highway

Sunday, February 26th, 2017

Since the early 1990s, a three-quarter mile stretch of Pennsylvania Highway 61 has been closed – blocked with berms of earth at both ends – because the ground beneath it is on fire.

Hot Wax: Presidents For Sale

Monday, January 16th, 2017

Does the price an American pays for a wax President reveal how Americans feel about the Presidents themselves?

Michael Delligatti, Father of the Big Mac (1918-2016)

Wednesday, November 30th, 2016

Michael Delligatti can eat all the Big Macs he wants in heaven, having passed away today at the age of 98. He invented the Big Mac nearly 50 years ago.

Toby Fraley’s Secret Life of Robots: Silicon Homebodies

Sunday, March 2nd, 2014

If the word “robots” calls to mind a clanking metal horde bent on enslaving the human race, then Toby Fraley’s “The Secret Life of Robots” may cool your paranoia.

Tales from Trundle Manor

Sunday, September 22nd, 2013

Trundle Manor is the self-described “art house/tourist trap” — and home — of artists Mr. Arm and Velda.

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