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  • Royaums: The $4,500 Sneaker Brand (Video)

    Royaums: The $4,500 Sneaker Brand (Video)

    Normally when you’re dropping thousands of dollars on a pair of sneakers it’s because they’re a hot collectors’ item, or they’ve been signed by Michael Jordan or Kanye West or someone like that. But Royaums is a new brand on the block that no one seems to know much about, and they’re getting attention for […]

  • ‘Better Call Saul’: First Teaser (Video)

    ‘Better Call Saul’: First Teaser (Video)

    It would be hacky to say that Breaking Bad fans have been roaming the streets in search of their next fix for almost a year now, and AMC has finally given us a taste, knowing we’ll inevitably come back for more. And yet it’s 100% true – the Breaking Bad spinoff Better Call Saul finally […]

  • Air Jordan 14 Retro QS “Ferrari” (Pics)

    Air Jordan 14 Retro QS “Ferrari” (Pics)

    Two tastes that Nike is hoping taste great together are back together thanks to a new retro colorway for the Air Jordan 14. It’s “Ferrari,” a red and yellow sneaker that pays tribute to the history of both Jordan Brand and the famous Italian car brand. The Ferrari/Jumpman hybrid logo and the red and yellow […]

  • 9 German Beers You Should Be Drinking This Summer

    9 German Beers You Should Be Drinking This Summer

    We’re currently in the thick of summer, and there’s still time for you to diversify your beer portfolio and include some more adventurous brews in your drinking arsenal (sorry for mixing metaphors, but it’s too hot outside to care). So, here are nine beers from der Fadherland that are great for summer, and that you […]

  • ‘National Geographic Traveler’ Photography Contest Winners (Photos)

    ‘National Geographic Traveler’ Photography Contest Winners (Photos)

      The 2014 National Geographic Traveler photography contest winners have been announced, and as you’ll soon see (if you haven’t already), they’re a very strong bunch of photos. The first place award went to “Independence Day,” and it’s unquestionably the best of the bunch, showing a supercell storm in Colorado from a seemingly impossible vantage […]

  • Larry David Doing Broadway Play Instead of New ‘Curb’ Season

    Larry David Doing Broadway Play Instead of New ‘Curb’ Season

    Fans of comedian Larry David and his HBO series Curb Your Enthusiasm will probably greet this news with mixed emotions. The good news is that David is working on a new project, but the bad news is that it’s not a new season of Curb.  Instead, America’s favorite avuncular bald Jew is going to Broadway. […]

  • Yardstash III Storage Tent

    Yardstash III Storage Tent

    There’s something vaguely ominous about the phrase “storage tent.”  It brings to mind some kind of hastily-erected government installation like the one at the end of the movie ET. So maybe it would be better if you just called it a Yardstash. The Yardstash III is a 74-inch wide, 65-inch tall, and 30-inch deep storage […]

  • Jiva Classic Coffee Cubes

    Jiva Classic Coffee Cubes

    The process behind a hot cup of coffee is generally considered to be a pretty involved one, even in an age of instant coffee, Starbucks, and so on. But the coffee wizards at Jiva have simplified the process to an almost embarrassing degree, with Jiva Classic Coffee Cubes. Jiva Classic Coffee Cubes are concentrated prisms […]

  • Hanon x Reebok 20th Anniversary Instapump Fury

    Hanon x Reebok 20th Anniversary Instapump Fury

    It’s been a while since we checked in on the 20th anniversary festivities for the Reebok Instapump Fury, but they’ve been going strong nonetheless with a series of retailer collaborative colorways for the sneaker. The latest is with Scottish retailer Hanon, who were given free reign by Reebok to whip up their own version of […]

  • 9 Things You Might Not Have Known About ‘Playboy’

    9 Things You Might Not Have Known About ‘Playboy’

    Playboy has been around for longer than my parents have been alive, and like all beloved long-lasting cultural institutions its accumulated a lot of trivia and factoids over the course of its long life. But even a diehard Playboy fan might not know some of them. And so, here are nine things you might not […]