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  • Cole Haan Fall/Winter 2012 Collection

    Cole Haan Fall/Winter 2012 Collection

    The shoe people at Cole Haan have unveiled a preview of their Fall/Winter 2012 collection. And by most accounts it looks to be a fairly promising line. The collection includes the usual assortment of loafers, brogue wingtips, and oxfords, which is to be expected if you’re familiar with the brand’s commitment to classic styles. The […]

  • World’s Most Expensive Hot Dog Sold At 230 Fifth Avenue In NYC

    World’s Most Expensive Hot Dog Sold At 230 Fifth Avenue In NYC

    A ritzy restaurant in New York City called “230 Fifth Avenue” now holds the world record for most expensive hot dog ever sold. How expensive?  The dog (NOT pictured above, that would be this) has a price tag of $2,300! Why so expensive? We’ll let the restaurant explain itself: “A foot-long blend of richly marbled […]

  • iPhone 5 Set For September Release?

    iPhone 5 Set For September Release?

    Here’s some exciting news for the Apple fans out there. There’s a rumor going around that the hotly anticipated next model iPhone, the iPhone 5, will be hitting shelves a bit earlier than expected in September of this year. Now, it’s only a rumor, but reportedly the company has released a few details to accessory […]

  • Armless Man Plays The Guitar, Wins Strawberry Faire Scholarship (Video)

    Armless Man Plays The Guitar, Wins Strawberry Faire Scholarship (Video)

    Playing the guitar is generally an activity thought to require hands. But George Dennehy has struck a blow against that kind of conventional wisdom in a big way, as you can see in the video below. He’s the recipient of the 2012 Strawberry Faire Scholarship. The song, incidentally, is “Iris” by The Goo Goo Dolls. […]

  • Crown Royal XR Extra Rare 2012 LaSalle Distillery Release

    Crown Royal XR Extra Rare 2012 LaSalle Distillery Release

    Crown Royal is one of the most famous brands of whiskey there is, and their “XR” line lives up to its “extra rare” billing, thanks to a distillery fire in 1993. That fire had the unexpected side effect of creating the XR line, as Crown Royal released the limited amount of whiskey they could save […]

  • adidas adiZero Feather 2.0 for Tennis and Running

    adidas adiZero Feather 2.0 for Tennis and Running

    In the world of tennis and running shoes, lightness is everything because lightness means more speed. That’s the idea behind the adidas adiZero Feather line, which is now available in an upgraded 2.0 version. How light is the Feather? Just 6.7 ounces, which makes it impressively light, even by the standards of high tech sneakers. […]

  • W Motors Hyper-Sport And Super-Sport

    W Motors Hyper-Sport And Super-Sport

    Supercars aren’t hard to find in the more affluent parts of the Middle East. But what the region has been lacking until now is a supercar to call their own, made in their own backyard. Now, thanks to W Motors, the Hyper-Sport and Super-Sport appear to be on the verge of filling that void, as […]

  • Jaegar-Le Coultre Releases Batman Edition Reverso Watch

    Jaegar-Le Coultre Releases Batman Edition Reverso Watch

    There’s nothing like an appearance in a huge Hollywood blockbuster to bolster your popularity. Not that the legendary watchmakers at Jaegar-Le Coultre needed such a boost, but nevertheless they’ve had watches featured in all three of director Christopher Nolan’s enormously popular Batman movies – most recently in The Dark Knight Rises. To commemorate the latter, they’ve released […]

  • PUMA Releases Two New Colors To Their Suede Eco Tonal Pack

    PUMA Releases Two New Colors To Their Suede Eco Tonal Pack

    Shoe brand PUMA had a hit on their hands with the popular “Eco-Pack” series. So they’ve gone back to that well again for their Eco Tonal Pack, featuring two new variations on their classic Suede model shoe; Khaki and navy blue, both on a gum sole. It’s all part of PUMA’s fall 2012 line, and […]