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3/12/2014 at 10:00 a.m.
Bob’s Burgers Star H. Jon Benjamin Play an Old-School Video-Game Warrior, Fixing Wi-Fi
Adapted from a hit McSweeney's story.
By Abraham Riesman and Jesse Benjamin
12/5/2013 at 9:53 a.m.
Lena Dunham Interviews Judy Blume About Horse Books, Girl Things
Oh, they just get along swimmingly.
By Maggie Lange
9/30/2011 at 12:15 p.m.
Read Some Heartbreaking
Masterpiece Theater Missed Connections
"My heart says yes but my station says no."
By Amanda Dobbins
9/22/2011 at 3:00 p.m.
Vulture Bytes: A Hulu Plus Alternative and Free McSweeney’s for the iPhone
Plus: a hub for long-form journalism, e-books in the library, and gloves that control your iPod by remote.
By Chadwick Matlin
9/16/2011 at 11:40 a.m.
Grocery Workers Poised to Strike; Dr. Oz Angers The FDA
The celebrity health guru says that apple juice has unacceptable levels of arsenic.
9/16/2011 at 9:10 a.m.
The Man Who Would Eat the President Gets More Jail Time; Dorito's Can Help You Keep Home Heating Costs Down this Winter
Plus: Bankrupt Souper Salad chain isn't so super after all; and Dr. Oz pisses off the FDA, all in our morning news roundup.
4/11/2011 at 3:50 p.m.
Lucky Peach Journal: Essays, ‘Meticulous’ Design, and Rants!
The new food quarterly will feature writing by John T. Edge, Ruth Reichl, and Harold McGee.
By Jay Barmann
4/1/2011 at 2:00 p.m.
The Reality of Our Situation
McSweeney's on what it's really like to be a food writer.
By Alan Sytsma
3/25/2011 at 11:09 a.m.
Read Some Yelp Reviews by Ernest Hemingway
"I met a woman who said she had been to Pinkberry."
By Amanda Dobbins
2/7/2011 at 3:02 p.m.
McSweeney’s Launches Cookbook Imprint
David Chang's 'Lucky Peach' quarterly journal will be the imprint's first project.
By Jenny Miller
5/17/2010 at 1:08 p.m.
Share ‘Baby’s Touch ’N Feel Guide to Russian Literature’ With Your Thoughtful Infant
"Run your hand over Raskolnikov's scratchy face. He is feverish and pale."
By Edith Zimmerman
9/22/2009 at 3:25 p.m.
McSweeney’s iPhone Tendency
$5.99 will get you six months worth of daily updates on your iPhone from everyone's favorite literary website.
By Mark Graham
6/14/2007 at 9:39 a.m.
Save Dave Eggers: Buy His Stuff!
McSweeney's book distributor filed for bankruptcy six months ago, and the indie-cooler-than-thou publisher has now realized it's out some $130,000, which it kind of needs. So Eggers & Co. are selling their heirlooms to make ends meet, some on
their own site and some at eBay. What's on offer? Some of the inventory is deservedly bargain-basement, but there are some real gems among the literary detritus. Forget the good cause; just think of the potential resale value. After the jump, a quick review of the highlights.