Staff Picks: Best of GettingIt
December 2, 1999
David Sedaris calls it like he sees it

August 27, 1999
Those who can't do, fake it at the Air Guitar Championships

August 24, 1999
And other drug tales from the world of baseball

August 23, 1999
Or: Do as I say, not as I did

November 18, 1999
William Gibson is still 15 minutes ahead

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Patrick Hughes (11 stories)
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Strange recordings hold the secret of the afterlife
From the first moments that human beings began communicating with electrical and electromagnetic signals, the ether has been a spooky place. Four years after Samuel Morse strung up his initial telegraph wire in 1844, two young girls in upstate New York kick-started Spiritualism, a massively popular occult religion that attempted to fuse science and séance.
The skatepunks of baseball
August 19, 1999
Bart Kosko preaches a math apocalypse
October 14, 1999
Crackpots, conspiracies, and how
they amuse us
August 5, 1999
Private dicks and other incriminating evidence
August 26, 1999
The King and the sensei
August 16, 1999
Christmas cell phone hit could ace out Hamster Dance
December 20, 1999