Welcome to Tedium! We’re glad to have you on the list! We’ll be sending you pieces twice a week until infinity. We’re happy to have you, but we’ll try not to annoy you too much. If you have feedback, you can put it right here, and if you’d like to get a taste of what you just signed up for, here are a few of our favorite issues:
They Should Stop: A history of the singular “they,” the copy editor’s greatest annoyance.
Let’s Get Sauced: The story of how ranch dressing became America’s favorite condiment.
Hot Pocket Diaspora: The story of the billionaire philanthropists that made their money from the most controversial frozen food known to man.
Your Secret Amiga: The surprising tale of the Prevue Channel, the cable service that exposed millions of people to the Commodore Amiga.
Nowhere Left To Hide: The hidden track, and why it faded from view. (Short version: the internet.)
Big In Brazil: The surprisingly true story of the market economics that made the Sega Master System became the most popular console in Brazil.