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  • FEW Breakfast Gin Available From Masters of Malt

    FEW Breakfast Gin Available From Masters of Malt

    Ah yes, gin, also known as “the breakfast of champions.” But even given that well-known aphorism, there are almost no gins on the market that were specifically engineered to be enjoyed during morning meals — which is exactly the niche that FEW Breakfast Gin, now available from Masters of Malt, seeks to fill. Earl Grey tea […]

  • Stance ‘Donuts’ 10th Anniversary Socks

    Stance ‘Donuts’ 10th Anniversary Socks

    Ten years ago next week saw the release of J Dilla’s Donuts, basically the Blackstar of instrumental hip-hop, released mere days before Dilla’s untimely death at 32. Now, the socksmiths at Stance are releasing a limited edition collection: the Stance Donuts 10th anniversary socks. Stance Donuts 10th anniversary socks take the donut aesthetic to literal […]

  • Kola House: Pepsi Restaurant Opening in NYC

    Kola House: Pepsi Restaurant Opening in NYC

    You may not realize it, but there’s a key ingredient to cola of all brands called the kola nut, which gives the drink its flavor. Even if you don’t know the nut by now, Pepsi is hoping to make it a star (and increase their own revenue in the process) with a trendy New York […]

  • G-Shock Valentine’s Day 2016 Watches

    G-Shock Valentine’s Day 2016 Watches

    Casio G-Shock watches are quite possibly the least romantic timepieces ever created.  Their bone-deep utilitarianism doesn’t have time for any flowery content, and even their names are like technical manual listings. But that hasn’t stopped Casio from getting in on the Valentine’s Day action this year, with two G-Shock Valentine’s Day 2016 joints coming next month. […]

  • ‘heArtbeats': Street Artist Lonac Unveils Animated Heart Piece (GIF)

    ‘heArtbeats': Street Artist Lonac Unveils Animated Heart Piece (GIF)

    Valentine’s Day is only a couple week away, and a street artist by the name of Lonac is commemorating the occasion with an appropriately off-beat and very impressive work of art: A stop-motion animated mural of a realistic and operational human heart. It’s called heArtbeats. The heArtbeats animated working heart cleverly uses a couple of ducts […]

  • The DeLorean Is Going Back Into Production (Photos)

    The DeLorean Is Going Back Into Production (Photos)

    Just when you thought Back to the Future mania was going out of style with the new year, the most iconic piece of that movie‘s repertoire is actually coming back, albeit without any BTTF licensing (yet, anyway). It’s the DeLorean, slated to go back into production in 2017. Unfortunately, the new DeLorean is going to […]

  • Kiev Slide Apartment by KI Design (Photos)

    Kiev Slide Apartment by KI Design (Photos)

    When you were a kid, it’s possible that you imagined what your house would be like if you grew up and had a ton of money. And it’s also possible that those plans included a slide for getting from one floor to another, instead of a boring staircase. If so, KI Design’s Kiev Slide Apartment […]

  • Nendo ChocolaTexture Bar: A Feast for the Tactile Sense

    Nendo ChocolaTexture Bar: A Feast for the Tactile Sense

    Does texture matter when you’re eating a chocolate bar, or is chocolate chocolate, regardless of the shape it’s pressed into? That’s the implicit question posed by the new Nendo ChocolaTexture Bar, which gives purchasers a sampling of a variety of different patterns, allowing them to decide for themselves whether they make a difference in flavor/overall […]

  • theOUTlet: Double Your Available Wall Outlets

    theOUTlet: Double Your Available Wall Outlets

    Imagine Joe McDoakes, running around his modest but comfortable apartment, screaming “I gotta find an outlet! I gotta find an outlet!” If you identify with Joe’s struggle, theOUTlet is a cool new way to take care of all your outlet needs. theOUTlet fits into any standard wall outlet casing, and at the touch of a […]

  • Hanna-Barbera Beyond: Classic Cartoons Getting DC Comics Reboots

    Hanna-Barbera Beyond: Classic Cartoons Getting DC Comics Reboots

    The Hanna-Barbera stable of cartoon characters features some of the most iconic ever created: The Scooby-Doo gang and the Flintstone family, most famously, but also Jonny Quest, Space Ghost, and everyone’s favorite caveman superhero, the Mighty Mightor. Now, a load of the company’s intellectual property are getting new stories in the pages of DC Comics […]