It’s YLNT VSOP, Part I! We convened a special session in San Francisco, featuring guests John Hodgman and Jonathan Coulton. Aided by Hodgman’s expertise and Coulton’s hatred of poetry, we finally got to the bottom of our most lingering questions:
Why is Kevin Bacon famously uncomfortable around FAX machines?
How does Adam save the world by not wearing shoes?
What are the slam poet’s secret romantic techniques?
Why are short films so long? And also: vice versa?
Why do alfalfa...