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March 17, 2013

Video: What Electronic-Book Interfaces Looked Like 20 Years Ago

October 28, 2012

Turn Your iPad Into an Airplane Seat-Back Video Screen Using 2 Cents’ Worth of Materials

March 19, 2012

How I Created an iPad Archive of the Entire Run of Spy Magazine (The Funny Years) in Two Hours

March 14, 2012

Concept: Modular Floor Tiles Based on the Iconic Carpet in Stanley Kubrick’s The Shining

March 05, 2012

Old Footage of My Maternal Grandfather, Tex Glanville, a Top Australian Vaudeville Performer

October 17, 2009

Annals of Our Endangered Medium: Out and Driver, Town & Country & Guns & Ammo, Wired Brides

August 13, 2009

Photos of Bobby Fischer’s Grave

June 19, 2009

Annals of Our Endangered Medium: National Geographic Cosmopolitan, Harvard Entertainment Weekly

February 24, 2009

Bobby Fischer and Blindfold Chess

February 11, 2009

The Unbearable Lightness of a Counterfeit AC/DC Ticket

January 02, 2009

My Tickets to the 1993 and 1997 Presidential Inaugural Balls

November 03, 2008

Barack Obama: Ten Months, Two Photos

September 16, 2008

John McCain and Sarah Palin Break the U.S. Lying Record; Potus Illustrated Has the Scoop

September 10, 2008

Alice in Wonderland: The 1976 Musical-Comedy Porn Spoof

September 03, 2008

A Children’s Book About Animals — and Group Sex

September 02, 2008

Sarah Palin Makes the Cover of Foreign Affairs Weekly

August 29, 2008

Stanley Kubrick’s The Shining, Now With Hot Girl-on-Girl Action

August 27, 2008

Mad Men Gets All the Details Right—Except One

July 28, 2008

Spike Jonze’s Skateboard Detonations

June 11, 2008

Eveready Harton in Buried Treasure, One of the First Pornographic Cartoons Ever Made

May 27, 2008

The Scandalous Origins of Martin Scorsese’s After Hours

March 16, 2008

Eric Clapton Is All Thumbs

March 08, 2008

iPhone Wallpaper: George Crumb’s Agnus Dei

September 04, 2007

A Clip From Haunted Indiana, a Low-Budget Horror Compilation From the Early 1980s

August 06, 2007

Hearst vs. Bobby Fischer

August 05, 2007

From the Vault: Covers for Vanity Fair, December 2005

August 05, 2007

The New York Review of Looks

April 22, 2007

I Love This Spanish Civil War Poster

April 21, 2007

I’m So Nostalgic for This 1980 Made-for-TV Movie: The Girl, the Gold Watch, and Everything

February 11, 2007

I Gotta Have This James Brown Poster

July 09, 2006

Bert and Ernie’s Tragic Gay Romance

June 14, 2006

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June 12, 2006

Hearst Launches Seventeen Spinoff for Adolescent Boys

May 21, 2006

“Drop the Serif and Put Your Hands in the Air! Now! Damn It!!!”

May 15, 2006

There Is Something Weird Going on With the Clock on 24

April 17, 2006

To Clarify Its Mission, Us Weekly Adds Four Letters to Its Name

March 21, 2006

A Clip From Chevy Chase’s Extraordinarily Dismal 1993 Talk Show

February 26, 2006

A Bully Gets Bullied: Why Rush Limbaugh Never Became the Next Oprah

February 14, 2006

The Amazing Music Scores of the Avant Garde Composer George Crumb

December 19, 2005

My Sixth-Grade TRS-80 Speech, 1980

December 14, 2005

The Best Parkour Video I’ve Ever Seen

November 21, 2005

Process-Color Humor

November 08, 2005

You Have an Odd Skeleton, Charlie Brown

November 06, 2005

In Vanity Fair This Month: U.S. News Goes Lowbrow, Consumer Reports Chases Celebrities, More

November 05, 2005

I Love My iPod, But Not Enough to Die for It

November 01, 2005

Judy Miller Finally Goes Off the Deep End

October 16, 2005

Forbes Goes Lad-Mag ... Sort Of

September 29, 2005

All Work and No Play Makes Jack Torrance a Sweet, Sensitive Father Who Deeply Loves His Son

August 15, 2005

Radar Isn’t the Only Magazine Recycling George Lois’s Classic Esquire Covers

August 04, 2005

A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Baseball Fan: The 23 Words That Launched My Writing Career

July 26, 2005

Kurt Cobain and Courtney Love on the Cover of Sassy, 1992

July 22, 2005

Jimmy Page Was My Co-Pilot

June 26, 2005

Joe Frank, Radio’s Brilliant Purveyor of Postmodern Noir, Has Been in the Hospital

June 14, 2005

Snopes.com Steps In to Debunk a Panopticist Creation

May 27, 2005

HBO Consults Larry Flynt for New Marketing Campaign

April 27, 2005

Discover How Naughty Even Cartoon Heroes Can Be!™

April 04, 2005

Hostage Crisis Singalong

March 29, 2005

Cover-up at Parents Magazine

March 27, 2005

Steve Martin’s Cruel Shoes

March 21, 2005

The Custom Dinner Plate I Made in Kindergarten

March 16, 2005

Understatement Weekly

March 13, 2005

Best “Waltzing Matilda” Ever

March 10, 2005

Ricky Gervais, Pop Star Manqué

February 28, 2005

William Orbit, King of the Knob Twirlers

February 22, 2005

An Annotation of the First Page of White Noise, With Help From Don DeLillo

February 13, 2005

The Surprisingly Retro Design of Sylvester Stallone’s New Magazine

February 10, 2005

The Only Interesting Thing About Paris Hilton

February 09, 2005

Bill Laimbeer Was a Sleestak

February 06, 2005

If Us Weekly Looked Like Harper’s Magazine

February 01, 2005

The d’Antin Manuscript

January 18, 2005

Bonnie Fuller, Aspiring Intellectual?

January 12, 2005

American Gentrifier