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  • Karlbox: Karl Lagerfeld’s Almost $3,000 Box of Colored Pencils

    Karlbox: Karl Lagerfeld’s Almost $3,000 Box of Colored Pencils

    When legendary fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld sits down to make some sketches, his art supplier of choice is Faber-Castell, from which he keeps 350 drawing tools in his personal arsenal. Now, a limited edition item lets buyers have their own luxury duplication of Lagerfeld’s crayons: The Karlbox. Unlike your typical Crayola box, the Karlbox A: […]

  • ‘Forever and a Death': Lost 007 Script Coming Back as Novel

    ‘Forever and a Death': Lost 007 Script Coming Back as Novel

    Back in 1995, GoldenEye was James Bond‘s triumphant return to the big screen after an uncharacteristically long (for him) theatrical hiatus. Following the success of that film, one of the people enlisted to devise the inevitable followup was novelist Donald Westlake, whose unused 007 script is coming back soon as a novel entitled Forever and […]

  • Trayvax Axis Stainless Steel Security Wallet

    Trayvax Axis Stainless Steel Security Wallet

    I don’t know what kind of wallet Tony Stark uses (although for some reason I feel like I’m supposed to), but I imagine it’s one with a high-tech edge and a durable, possibly metallic exterior. Now that I think of it, it probably looks like the Trayvax Axis, which in addition to its appropriately futuristic […]

  • ‘Bugs Bunny – The Origins of an American Icon’ (Video)

    ‘Bugs Bunny – The Origins of an American Icon’ (Video)

    Iconic cartoon characters, or perhaps I should say iconic characters period, don’t come much more iconic than Bugs Bunny. Not only is he universally recognized, he’s also universally beloved, and most of his best work holds up today like few 70-year-old entertainments can. But his history is actually quite complicated, which is why Bugs Bunny […]

  • ‘Bill Nye Saves the World’ Coming to Netflix Next Year

    ‘Bill Nye Saves the World’ Coming to Netflix Next Year

    Bill Nye the Science Guy has been a more or less constant presence in popular culture for the almost 20 years since his show went off the air, but he has not had his own show in that amount of time. That’s changing thanks to that home for many entertainment legends of the past couple […]

  • Fuego Box: New Hot Sauces Every Month

    Fuego Box: New Hot Sauces Every Month

    If you live in one of the established hot sauce capitals of the world—New Orleans maybe—it’s easy to stock your pantry with the best of the best like a true connoisseur. But if you’re depending on your local supermarket chain for your hot sauce fix, there’s a frightening possibility that you don’t even really know […]

  • Flick Football Box From Pizza Hut

    Flick Football Box From Pizza Hut

    Pizza Hut continues to explore the after-meal possibilities of the pizza box, now with something called the Flick Football Box. Basically, it’s a pizza box that can be used as a table football field in addition to its duties as a carrier of a medium Pizza Hut pizza. The Flick Football Box is part of […]

  • ‘Vice News Tonight': Upcoming HBO Series Gets Trailer (Video)

    ‘Vice News Tonight': Upcoming HBO Series Gets Trailer (Video)

    Coming to HBO in less than a month is Vice News Tonight, a new original news series from Vice Media. It’s presented as an antidote to modern TV news, which I think almost everyone agrees is in a pretty sorry state.  And now a trailer for the program has hit the internet in advance of […]