I cooked for an entire week using only food gadgets “As Seen On TV”

It’s late at night, you’re alone, maybe there were a couple of glasses of wine with dinner. You’re too lazy to get off the couch, too awake to sleep. You’re flipping through channels and then something catches your eye. A miracle product, a shiny gadget, promising to change your life for the better for only a few easy…

We drank 20-year-old Snapple with the stars of The Adventures Of Pete And Pete

The Adventures Of Pete And Pete has long been both an A.V. Club staff favorite and a sort of weird ’90s kid rallying call. So it’s been our great pleasure to become friendly with Danny Tamberelli and Michael C. Maronna, otherwise known as the show’s two brothers Pete. The chummy redheads were in Chicago for a live…

Before jet skiing from Chicago to New Orleans, Kurt Braunohler ate bugs with us

Yesterday, Kurt Braunohler completed the roughly 925-mile trek from Chicago to New Orleans—and he did it all by jet ski. He’s trying to raise $50,000 to send 500 goats and 1,000 chickens to African families in need—an Indiegogo fundraising effort that Braunohler describes as “the dumbest way to make the world a better…