They call Steve McQueen the king of cool. Fast cars, fast bikes, hit movies. But when he got burned out on burning rubber & slaying babes, he’d retreat to his home in the Idaho hills. Today, the deceased actor’s luxurious & sprawling 500-acre ranch is on the market. And now $7.4 milion will get you your own private Idaho.
The stories & profiles of the champions and NFL superstars are everywhere but this book is different. Slow Getting Up tells the far more common story of the NFL’s countless “expendable” & average pro football players, presenting a funny and at times shocking look at life in the NFL for guys who aren’t winning the games & making history.
Gorilla Pods are versatile & make ‘getting the shot’ way easier than other tripods because they grip onto and wrap around just about any surface. Now they’ve built one especially for your Android, Windows or iPhone device. The M-Pod works as a tripod or simply as a stand, using a secure elastic grip to keep your phone in place no matter where you put it.
Street art books are easy to find but ones like City As Canvas are rare. Offering authentic history & deep context, it chronicles the crucial first chapter of the emergence of graffiti & early street art through the collected works of foundational NYC artist Martin Wong & the voices of friends & artists who were there. The book also contains previously unpublished art by Keith Haring, Basquiat, & Futura 2000.
The Motoped kit turns your little Honda XR50 pitbike into a performance motorized bicycle. The sickest looking one we’ve ever seen. All you need is the donor dirtbike & some mountain bike parts. The kits include everything else you need for the transformation: Frame, swingarm, rear hub, & so on. Watch the video!
For those serious about Scrabble, there is nothing finer than this limited-edition Scrabble set designed by Andrew Capener. Solid maple letter tiles feature a variety of classic typefaces. Other premium features like a walnut cover and maple base with built-in Lazy Susan plus a stitched rulebook and scorekeeper make it truly worthy of the signed & numbered run of 2000 games.
Maybe you like to run in those knee-high compression socks like the real athletes but when it comes to hiking, there’s nothing better than real wool socks. These fine specimens are made in Italy using only natural Italian wool yarns which offer unsurpassed wicking and breathability for all day comfort on the trail.
That dark spot on the calendar has arrived once again. Friday the 13th is here & it only happens about once a year. It’s been considered a dreadful day since the Middle Ages, long before Jason Voorhees started puncturing teenage faces with sharp metal objects in the classic Friday The 13th horror series. This complete Blu-ray set contains all 11 films.