A few little morsels for your Wednesday afternoon…
I’ve been listening to The Moth podcast for years, but this story from their pilot episode is still my very favorite. They replayed it a few weeks ago and I laughed just as hard. It is the story about Matthew McGough’s first day as a Bat Boy for the New York Yankees. I’m not going to spoil the story. Grab a cup of coffee and give it a listen.
I Bet You Didn’t Know…
At least once a day, someone I don’t know looks at my feet. Really. I’m an inch shy of six feet. When I walk into a restaurant or store, strangers note my height and then glance at my feet to see if I’m wearing heels or I’m really that tall. Next time you see a woman who is pushing six feet, I bet you’ll do the same. (I suppose I should use this as an excuse to buy really amazing shoes.)
History Photographed is just that. But the photos are interesting, and sometimes surprising.
Nitch has beautiful and interesting portraits of famous folks – authors, artists, actors – paired with quotes by them. I look forward to these showing up in my feed.
What NOT to Get People for Christmas
I’m not sure how I stumbled upon this this hysterical, and strange Etsy store? The Jennifer Mills Store is completely random, mostly tacky and really expensive (everything costs $999.99). I’m sure it is a joke. Right? I mean it has to be. Items for sale include: