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  1. ‘McSweeney’s’ Editor Chris Monks Talks Patreon, Paying for Humor, and the […]McSweeney’s Internet Tendency has provided the web with “almost daily humor” for almost two decades. Over that time, how we use the web, and […]
  2. Please Support the Patreon for ‘McSweeney’s Internet Tendency’ If you read a site like Splitsider, chances are you also read—and/or have submitted your original work to—McSweeney’s Internet Tendency, […]
  3. Michael Chabon’s OSS Fantasia ‘Memoir’In Moonglow, Chabon goes for the shapelessness of the real.
  4. The Year’s Best Humor Writing 2011It’s a good thing I enjoy humor because, if I had to estimate, I’d put the number of humor pieces I’ve read this year somewhere in the low […]
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    Read Some Heartbreaking Masterpiece Theater Missed Connections“My heart says yes but my station says no.”
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    Vulture Bytes: A Hulu Plus Alternative and Free McSweeney’s for the iPhonePlus: a hub for long-form journalism, e-books in the library, and gloves that control your iPod by remote.
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    Read Some Yelp Reviews by Ernest Hemingway“I met a woman who said she had been to Pinkberry.”
  8. A Message from a TSA Full-Body ScannerToday on McSweeney’s, A Message from a TSA Full-Body Scanner: “For nearly a decade, lightly-trained TSA employees have been forced to […]
  9. It’s Decorative Gourd Season, MotherfuckersMcSweeney’s republished it’s classic seasonal piece “It’s Decorative Gourd Season, Motherfuckers” today. If you are unfamiliar, you really […]
  10. Short Imagined Monologue: The Artist Plays BasketballToday on McSweeney’s, The Artist Plays Basketball: “Anyway, what I’m working on, my current project, right here, while I collect the ball […]
  11. I Am the Orson Welles of PowerpointToday on McSweeneys, I Am the Orson Welles of Powerpoint: “No two of my PowerPoints are the same. While I have yet to craft my Citizen Kane, I […]
  12. Competition Changes PeopleA Hot Air Balloon Captain Addresses His Crew On the Eve of a Very Important Hot Air Balloon Race: “Point is, this ain’t hot air balloon racing […]
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    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.”
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    McSweeney’s iPhone Tendency$5.99 will get you six months worth of daily updates on your iPhone from everyone’s favorite literary website.