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Why Is Michigan So Generous With Bottle Deposits?

The classic Seinfeld episode “The Bottle Deposit” will be 15 years old in May. In honor of Kramer and Newman’s ill-fated trip to Michigan in a mail truck full of bottles and cans they hoped to redeem for dimes, let’s take a look at why Michigan’s bottle deposit is so high. How long has Michigan [...]

The Late Movies: Supercuts

A “supercut” is not only a quality haircut from a national chain — it’s a type of video in which all instances of a particular word, phrase, or scenario are placed together, sometimes in sequence. No idea what I’m talking about? Watch on, and prepare for things to get weird. Don Draper Says “What?” This supercut claims [...]

Curb Your Enthusiasm’s Seinfeld Reunion

What have Jerry, George, Kramer and Elaine (from Seinfeld – if you don’t know that already, stop reading now. It wouldn’t make sense to you) been doing over the past 11 years? Jimmy Greenfield of Chicago Now’s Arts & Entertainment has the summary from the Seinfeld reunion from Curb Your Enthusiasm: We learned that George made millions [...]