Hand-Picked Links — May 20, 2024

A few of our favorite food ‘grams, indie creators, and videos from last week.

Valley Circle Pizza

Our friend Dan Rubenstein — better known for college football podcast The Solid Verbal — happens to be an obsessed pizza chef. If you like to drool while you work, keep an eye on his Instagram. You might just pick up a few tricks to use at home.


Need to keep the kiddos busy during a road/plan/train trip this summer? How about a murder mystery logic puzzle book (or three)?

The History of Tetris World Records

The most recent Summoning Salt video is a doozy. Clocking in at almost two hours, make sure you have a drink and a snack handy. Best if you go in blissfully ignorant. The history of the Tetris world record is surprisingly dramatic. #nospoilers

I think I got to Level 12 one time.

Hometown Icon

Friend of the show Elias Stein has a store full of beautiful prints. If you like sports and/or your home town, you need to take a look.


Not gonna lie, this is weird and we kind of love it. Randomized music by decade and region. Really nice if you can’t write a blog post while listening to music in your native language, hypothetically.