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Who Made That?

Who Made That?

I have a new gig, and it's a pretty sweet one! Since June, I have been alternating writing the New York Times Magazine's weekly "Who Made That?" Innovations column with the wise and witty Melanie Rehak. Each week, one of us tells the origin story of a familiar object or concept. My recent topics include:

And yes, I'm always happy to hear suggestions of topics you'd like to see. Post them, below!


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