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Why Is a Candy Bar More Expensive in Manhattan? (Some Theories)
April 3rd, 2013
Candy bar at the bodega near my house in Brooklyn: $1. Candy bar at the bodega near my office in Midtown Manhattan: $1.25.
How the Snickers Bar Changed Over Time
February 11th, 2013
As I became relatively more prosperous in my 40s, I began to buy Snickers by the box. In the 1990s, you could buy a carton of 48 Snickers bars from Smart and Final Iris for about $16, or 33 cents a bar.
Terrible Tedious Tasks
Cash and Candy! Candy and Cash!
June 19th, 2012
A Woman on the Internet
The Weird and Wonderful World of Maria Bamford
Amy Poehler's 'Yes Please' Is the Best Non-Self-Help Self-Help Book Ever
In Defense of an Unlikable Protagonist, When the Unlikable Protagonist is Yourself
The Three Best Villains from R.L. Stine's Fear Street
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