The hour is almost upon us!
The wait has been long. For you, and certainly for us. But we are excited to let you know that the book should be shipping from our printers in Kansas... Read more
PDF available for download, book being sent to printer tomorrow morning
After a lot of work finding the right platform and design and printer, we're happy to announce that the digital download of the book is now available to our backers... Read more
PDF out this weekend, books by Xmas
Hey gang, sorry for the belated update. Just wanted to let you know that the pdfs of the book will be released to backers this weekend--should be Friday, or Saturday... Read more
Happy 4th of July--plus teaser pages and cover!
Been traveling, folks, but I'm glad to wish you all a happy Fourth of July while a few hours remain in the day. Hope you had a marvelous holiday and... Read more
Where we are
Hey folks, sooooooo sorry for the slow response--I've been meaning to get this update up for a while.
So here's the story on the books. Last we spoke we were... Read more
Good news and delayed news.....thanks for your patience everyone
It's been a while since we sent out an update to all of you, so we owe it to you to let you know what's going on.
First,... Read more
New imaging being done
Hey folks, sorry for the lack of updates over the past month or so. I wanted to drop you a line to let you know that I wasn't 100% happy... Read more
New art online for the last little push
A handful of our artists have donated their works as purchasable rewards for this last little push. These include Kent Michael Smith's painting of John Adams which has served as... Read more
Insane Stretch Goal: Stephen Colbert
OK, a lot of times when campaigns make their funding, they will add stretch goals to improve their project, bring other features to bear, etc. We're going to try to... Read more
The scarcity of objects, or why it still makes sense to back us even though we've made our goal
With the ever-increasing digitalization and dematerialization of all media, I’ve come to really believe that future chronicling of our present moment will have to, somewhat perversely, rely on scarce physical... Read more
Why we love Kickstarter
As we've mentioned before, we're not publishers. For folks who know about getting books out into the world and who have a network of customers already, maybe going with Kickstarter... Read more
WE DID IT!! YOU DID IT!!
Well, folks, I wasn't planning on bothering you this weekend with an update, but with just a little over five days remaning, we went over the top of our fundraising... Read more
Who is this Marc English guy, anyway?
We probably haven't done a good enough job of touting what a coup it is that we have Marc English designing the book for us. For those of you who... Read more
Comics, collages, and art, oh my!
2/3 of the way there!
Folks, we're getting close! Just a shade over 10 days left, and we're right on target. While we'd love it if we were aheadof... Read more
The art in our perks
There may very well be more art work perks coming along as the campaign moves forward, but we thought we'd put up the images of those works currently on offer.... Read more
Our first loser, John Adams
America had three Presidential elections before we really had our first loser. Why is that? Well, in 1788 and 1792 George Washington won the Electoral College essentially unanimously. But there... Read more