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  • High Snobriety Traces Sports Video Game Graphics From the 80s to Today (Pics)

    High Snobriety Traces Sports Video Game Graphics From the 80s to Today (Pics)

    High Snobriety writer Christian Prieto recently came out with an interesting look back at the (actually kind of incredible if you think about it) evolution of sports video game graphics from the field’s more-or-less starting point in the 1980s all the way up to the hyperrealistic graphics in today’s sports games like the Madden NFL series. […]

  • ‘Sriracha': Documentary About Iconic Sauce Gets Documentary (Video)

    ‘Sriracha': Documentary About Iconic Sauce Gets Documentary (Video)

    While retirees in the suburbs are slathering their food with ketchup and mayonnaise, hip young people know that the actual kind of condiments is Sriracha, the hot sauce formerly only seen in Chinese restaurants but now is in hipster pantries all over the country, and appearing in novelty items like Sriracha popcorn and Sriracha frozen […]

  • Roots Canada Celebrates 40 Years in Business With New Video

    Roots Canada Celebrates 40 Years in Business With New Video

    40 years ago, Roots Canada was born and well on its way to the place of sportswear immortality that it occupies today, as more and more professional athletes were seen sporting Roots gear in public as the brand grew more and more popular. Now, the brand is looking back, and commemorating their 40th anniversary with […]

  • The 15 Most Talked About Topics on Facebook in 2013 by Country

    The 15 Most Talked About Topics on Facebook in 2013 by Country

    The data is in. Using some magical mathematical formula, Facebook has figured out the most talked about topics on the social networking site in 2013, and the big winner globally is Pope Francis. Apparently people just couldn’t enough of the new pontiff’s talk about caring for the poor and how gay marriage might not be the worst thing […]

  • “BAPE Arctic Camo” Custom Lamborghini Aventador by Jon Olsson (Photos)

    “BAPE Arctic Camo” Custom Lamborghini Aventador by Jon Olsson (Photos)

    We write a lot on this site about automakers like Lamborghini and fashion labels like A BATHING APE (otherwise known as BAPE) but it’s rare that those two worlds intersect in a really interesting way. So credit is definitely due to auto customizer Jon Olsson for his inspiration in applying a BAPE arctic camouflage print […]

  • Frank Sinatra’s $6 Million New York Penthouse For Sale (Photos)

    Frank Sinatra’s $6 Million New York Penthouse For Sale (Photos)

    Evidently Frank Sinatra wasn’t just a singer and actor, since he also designed his own penthouse in New York City back in 1961. After living there for 11 years, he split, but the penthouse is still more or less the same today (except for some modern renovations made in 2008), and now it’s back on […]

  • $565 Black Bambi Print T-Shirt by Givenchy

    $565 Black Bambi Print T-Shirt by Givenchy

    You have to give fashion label Givenchy credit for their audacity, if nothing else. They’ve taken their previously-seen Bambi motif and slapped it on a cotton t-shirt, and are now charging no less than $565 for the privilege to own it. Even Disney would balk at such a price, but that’s fashion for you. Billed […]

  • Port Solar Charger by XD Design: Charge Your Devices With the Sun (Photos)

    Port Solar Charger by XD Design: Charge Your Devices With the Sun (Photos)

    Unless you’re Birdman (the superhero, not the rapper), it’s not easy to personally harness the power of the sun in a way that goes beyond the simple sustenance of all life on Earth. Until now, that is, thanks to XD Design’s new Port Solar Charger, a high-tech alternative to cheap solar chargers that were previously […]

  • 13 Famous Men Who Taught Us How to Dress in 2013

    13 Famous Men Who Taught Us How to Dress in 2013

    Chances are, you are not a trend-setter. The vast majority of us aren’t, whether it’s because we lack the creativity or simply because we don’t have enough hours in the day to make conscious choices about every aspect of our wardrobe. However, that doesn’t mean the rest of us have to walk around in sweatpants […]

  • Supreme x Champion 2013 Fall/Winter Sweatsuit (Photos)

    Supreme x Champion 2013 Fall/Winter Sweatsuit (Photos)

    If you’re looking for a more streetwise (“streetwiser”?) way than a Snuggie to stay warm this winter, labels Supreme and Champion have teamed up for an item that will probably fit your bill. It’s a sweatsuit, which will have you saying “no, they’re not pajamas” in high style thanks to its all-over print graphics bearing […]