Kenner Products hit lightspeed when it unveiled its original line of Star Wars action figures in the late ’70s, turning legions of fans into fanatics. Nearly four decades later, on the eve of yet another installment of the film franchise, that old force is still going strong.
In 2005, Cliff Ravenscraft felt a calling. To answer it, he turned himself into the Podcast Answer Man, sharing the quotidian details of his life– passionately, one episode at a time– and teaching others how to do the same.
Look out, McDonald’s! Stand back, Panera! Tom + Chee, the quirky soup-and-sandwich joint where tip jars are made of Legos and bearded hipsters in horn rims custom grill your doughnut sandwiches, is laying plans for world domination. Prepare to melt.