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Wed, 28 Sep 2016 20:09:48 GMTThe City Born Great, short fiction by Hugo Award winner N. K. Jemisin.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 19:48:48 GMT"Summer is the time for sunshine, sudsy brews and sandwiches of the hot dog variety. And of course, that classic game. The sport of kings. Baseball. What better way to celebrate America's pastime than that classic sportswriter trope of visiting all 30 MLB parks in 30 days. Crossing the country, seeing the sights and catching a ballgame or two along the way. My trusty editor set up an itinerary and sent me on my way. What wonders will I encounter and valuable lessons will I learn along the way? Let's find out as I embark on this adventure into America's pastime!" -- A tribute to the great parks by the inimitable Ethan Booker
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 19:46:31 GMTI just found out canned pumpkin isn't actually pumpkin at all, and my whole life is basically a lie. By Emma Crist at Food & Wine.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 19:32:15 GMTJollyball is a rolling ball sculpture by Charles Morgan. (site is in French, but a short film on Morgan is in English.) It debuted at the Expo 86 Switzerland Pavilion in Vancouver, Canada, and is seen briefly in this Expo 86 promotional video. It is now located at the Museum of Science and Industry Chicago, which means we can now see videos of the pinball's entire 5 minute adventure through Swiss life.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 19:31:55 GMTThe Best Sport Of The Early 1900s Involved Pushing Around An Elephant-Sized Ball (Atlas Obscura)