My movie: "Insulation Monkey"
In Scorn of Frogs
Bulky and droopy, slimy and gloopy, frogs are a blight to the eye.
Six Degrees of Ioan Gruffud
Are you familiar with the theory of six degrees of separation? It seems that everyone on Earth is within six social connections of everyone else on Earth.
When will I see the Sun?
Rain poured down outside the car, and the little boy squirmed unhappily.
The funniest word is "hornk".
My game: "Hippos Are Dead: Bad Guys Don't Like Animals"
Brian joined Seth Heasley on his podcast, Hugos There, to discuss Susanna Clarke's 2005 Hugo winner, Jonathan Strange & Mr. Norrell.
I can't help being linear
Josh Wainwright's bird: the Indignant Dirt Dobbler
"I'm tired of being pregnant," I thought as I watched my husband eat all the sushi he wanted.
The Glory Days
The bold, brave warrior bellowed his challenge as he charged towards the dragon, cloak streaming behind him and sword held high aloft.
Never knew Pantone had a color of the year!
Brian and Melissa share their top simple pleasures.
Melissa gives 10 tips for mothers trying to train their children to sleep through the night.
My philosophy: When you go through life being amazing, amazing things happen.
For the first time, Brian and Melissa revisit a topic. And they did it with returning guest Megan Hutt, and first-time guest Josh Hutt! Listen as they discuss their favorite actors. How much did Brian and Melissa's list change? It's a mega-sized episode after the unplanned summer hiatus.
Chik-fil-A Hires Atheists Part-Time in Order to Open on Sundays
Chik-fil-A has announced a new pilot study, titled "One More Day", at three Mobile, Alabama locations.
The 5 Whys
Have you heard of The 5 Whys? It's a Six Sigma technique for discovering the root of a problem.
Case by Case
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We've traveled quite a bit over the seven years of our marriage.
This is really in-depth. If you want the biggest bang for your buck, just turn off all notifications.
Orange Juice and Coke isn't crazy!
After some grueling research, Melissa and Brian are joined again by Tim Binzel to discuss their favorite candy bars.
Museum of Websites: A hand-curated gallery of how famous internet companies have changed over time.
Teaching Facebook a lesson! The ethics of whistling at work! The moon landing! Oh, and our favorite movies released before 1960. Just some of the topics Brian and Melissa discuss with Matt Anderson and Ben De Bono, hosts of The Sci-Fi Christian podcast.
Foods we started eating from this article: sardines (still need to find bone-in), seaweed, chicken liver (the paté recipe is great). Also love:
Make a household rule that you have to take at least 7 bites before deeming a food “yucky.”
An apple pie without the cheese is like a kiss without the squeeze.
Melissa and Brian are joined by their first returning guest, Zach Koser, to talk about their favorite animated TV shows. Yay cartoons!
I had a whole gaggle of 100-point bucks in my sights, sleeping peacefully on their feet, like cows.