How To Fold A Fajita Without Looking Like Some Sort Of Dumbass

Oh, fajitas. Oh, how I adore you. The way you arrive at my table still sizzling on a metal platter. The way the waiter warns me to NEVER touch that metal platter, or else all my nerve endings will detonate. The way the steam comes up from the tortillas once I've lifted the lid on the tortilla-holder thingie. I love… » 5/31/12 4:15pm 5/31/12 4:15pm

How To Throw A Knuckleball, Starring Jim Bouton

This is the first of an occasional video series in which someone good at something doable teaches you how to do it. Today we have Jim Bouton, former major leaguer and author of the great Ball Four, demonstrating his old signature pitch, the knuckleball. » 3/30/11 11:20am 3/30/11 11:20am

Deadspin Classic: How To Tap A Fucking Keg

For Spring Break, The Awl contributor Abe Sauer taught you how to get at that delicious, delicious beer. Well, you're not a college student now; you're a man, and you have friends and family to keep hydrated this holiday weekend. » 7/03/10 2:15pm 7/03/10 2:15pm

How To Tap A Fucking Keg

We asked Awl contributor Abe Sauer to write a profanity-filled, Spring Break-themed servicey piece, one that could be useful for both dopey sun-poisoned college kids and backyard BBQ enthusiasts. The Awl agreed to let us borrow its occasional series. Enjoy. » 3/23/10 2:30pm 3/23/10 2:30pm