Features by Tommy Andres

John Wilson presiding over the Razzie Awards in an earlier era.

The Razzies: Lampooning Hollywood for 35 years

John Wilson has been highlighting the worst of film since "Can't Stop the Music."
Posted In: film industry, academy awards, awards ceremonies, movie

Why are there so few $2 bills?

The saga of America's most misunderstood currency note.
Posted In: $2 bill, currency, printing, Money, News
A still from a Domino's ad featuring its mascot, the Noid.

Why the Domino's Pizza mascot 'the Noid' vanished

After a public relations disaster, a mainstay of Domino's ads disappears. Zachary Crockett shares the strange story.
Posted In: pizza, Domino's, advertisements
Fuhu president and co-founder Robb Fujioka, left, and Fuhu CEO Jim Mitchell.

Fuhu: The company that grew 158,000 percent in 2014

Leaders of Fuhu don't want company to lose entrepreneurial spirit amid all the expansion.
Posted In: Fuhu, childrens toys, tablets, startups
The Wanamaker organ in Philadelphia.

Man behind 'world's largest instrument'

A Macy's parade of music, thanks to the talents of an organist and a gigantic 110-year-old instrument.
Posted In: organ, wanamaker, Philadelphia, Macy's

Why are sticks of butter long and skinny in the East, but short and fat in the West?

As we've learned, there is an expert out there for absolutely everything.
Posted In: butter, dairy, listener questions

How do actors make money off residuals?

Lisa Kudrow still makes money off "Smelly Cat," and more about how actors get paid.
Posted In: friends, Screen Actors Guild, royalties

The BuzzFeed wizard who changed media as we know it

The woman who's credited for BuzzFeed's data-driven growth spills her guts.
Posted In: buzzfeed, data, media

Google explores why everyone is a little bit racist

New York Times reporter Farhad Manjoo says Google knows diversifying is good biz.
Posted In: Silicon Valley, Google, diversity
eBay CEO John Donahoe

eBay's surprising bet on brick-and-mortar stores

CEO John Donahoe says the line between e-commerce and retail is blurring.
Posted In: ebay, e-commerce, virtual reality


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