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The Best Stuff We've Read This Week

Great articles on the Titanic wreck site, Barrett Brown, impossible spacecraft engines, true crime and more stuff.

The Best Stuff We've Read This Week

Great articles on bank robbery, horror-scifi-spec fiction, space mysticism and lots more stuff.

The Best Stuff We've Read This Week

Great articles on Snoopy ruining Peanuts and plenty more.

The Best Stuff We've Read This Week

Some top notch articles on weird stuff like KFC becoming the traditional Christmas meal in Japan.

The Best Stuff We've Read This Week

Each week, Josh and Chuck read tons of great articles, some of them really good. Here are the best of the bunch for your enjoyment.

The Best Stuff We've Read This Week

Each week, Josh and Chuck read tons of great articles, some of them really good. Here are the best of the bunch for your enjoyment.

The Best Stuff We've Read This Week

Each week Josh and Chuck read tons of articles. Many are terrible, but some are great. Here are the best of the bunch for your enjoyment.

The Best Stuff We've Read This Week

Each week, Josh and Chuck read a ton of great articles. Here are the best of the bunch.

The Best Stuff We've Read This Week

Each week, Chuck and Josh read tons of articles. Here are the best of the bunch. Enjoy them with our compliments.

The Engrossing Mystery of Shoefiti

There's a part in the movie Big Fish where the protagonist, Edward Bloom, loses his shoes to a girl named Jenny Hill. Jenny doesn't want Edward to leave the subtly mythical town of Spectre and indoctrinates him as per the town custom: tying the laces of one's pair of shoes and throwing them over a telephone wire, to dangle out of reach. The logic, ethereal as it is, goes that without one's shoes, one can no longer travel and might as well settle down.