The Woman Who Played Veruca Salt Wrote a Book About Playing Veruca…

This week in Mark Frauenfelder Finds the Best Shit, he's tracked down a memoir written by Julie Dawn Cole, the actress who played the Girl Who Had it All But Never Even Knew It, Veruca Salt, in the good original Willy Wonka. » 1/10/13 3:05pm 1/10/13 3:05pm

, and it has great reviews on Amazon. Best of all, if you have a Kindle (or a way to…

Scary New Machine Scans Your Face And Decides Whether To Give You A…


If you're one of those people who can make a meal of walking around the grocery store snagging free samples, there's a new machine that is poised to ruin your dinner for the foreseeable future. It's a robot called the "iSample Experience" that was developed by Kraft Foods, in conjunction with Intel Corp., and it is… » 12/28/11 5:00pm 12/28/11 5:00pm