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Don’t you want to thank someone?

My NPR station has a clever trick to prove their value when they need donations. They remind you of “Driveway Moments.” You know — when you park your car and finish listening to the story glued to your seat. I … Continue reading

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We’ll autograph that for you

A lot of “experts” these days blather about measuring your online influence.  Well, here at Matthewpedia, we have an objective data set. Five years ago, we produced a list of 10 books that we wished existed and set it loose online. None … Continue reading

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Remembering Rich Mullins

15 years ago, a musician named Rich Mullins died. His Jeep rolled over on a Friday in Illinois, and I remember hearing the news on the radio the next day. Choked up, the DJ slowly shared the story and hollowed … Continue reading

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Matthewpediatrics, Vol. 2

Yes, it’s true. Baby Emmett joined the Matthewpedia staff less than a fortnight ago. His contract stipulates that we promote the spelling of his name: it’s “Emmett” – two Es, two Ms, and two Ts. Once again, Mrs. Matthewpedia and I have our … Continue reading

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What a difference three years makes

Coming soon: Matthewpedia Rises! Er, Returns! Wait… Now appearing this Olympiad, Matthewpedia! No, that’s not good either… Okay, okay, okay. We know a dead cat bounce when we see one, but we still blame the AWOL hipster staffers and their strike … Continue reading

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There’s a reason they call it a Cadillac

Have you seen this TV ad? The tagline is brilliant. It’s for the brand-new Cadillac SRX “crossover” (the gas-sipping way to say ‘small SUV’), and the folks at GM finally got the ad right. “The Cadillac of crossovers.” YES!  There are … Continue reading

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Matthewpediatrics

A year has passed since the Matthewpedia staff has written anything of substance on this dust-collecting blog. They’ve been on strike and are just now getting everything sorted out with labor agreements and demands for Evian and personalized M&M’s. Incidentally, … Continue reading

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