Sure, he was a Prohibition cop, but don’t hate. Eliot Ness also led the Untouchables, a law enforcement team famous for taking down mega-mobster Al Capone and Big Al’s entire Chicago operation. This new biography explores the life and times of this fearless lawman from the early days in Chicago through his own alcoholism and a failed campaign as Mayor Of Cleveland.
Victorinox makes more than Swiss Army knives. In fact, this year marks the 25th anniversary of their Dive Master 500 chronograph. For the occasion they’ve created a limited edition anniversary model rendered in titanium with a brushed, matte gray case. Only 500 of these watches will be made.
Blazing Saddles is just as funny now as it was when it came out 40 years ago. Since your memory is probably starting to fail you by now, you should watch it again. On this 40th Anniversary Blu-ray.
Shooting photos nonstop & downloading new songs everyday will soon eat up all the storage on your phone & tablet. To make offloading that stuff easier, Sony has made their new compact flash drives with a micro USB on one side and a full size USB connector on the other, so you can plug it straight into your device to easily free up space for fresh selfie storage. Available in 8, 16, & 32Gig capacity.
The Float Tables from RPR are made of a matrix of pseudo-magnetized wooden cubes that flex when pressure is applied then dynamically return to their original shape. Available in various types of walnut and other hardwoods.
Stretch pants and bump skiing may have died thirty years ago but one staple of early 80s ski style has returned. Vuarnet has just re-released their model 002, the classic cat-eye shade that became their signature style. It’s a complete replica of the original, right down to the Skilynx glacier lens and molded nylon frame.
Known for giving Ferrari cars their distinctive look, the Pininfarina design firm has now created an inkless pen. It too has the sweeping, sculptural lines and fine materials, but no ink. The writing tip is more like pencil but it won’t erase and never needs replacement.
Even though these candles from Baxter of California are called the Ash Series, they don’t actually smell like ash. Inspired by a cozy campfire, the scents are cedar, pine, sandalwood and cade. You know, trees. Nothing un-manly about burning a candle that smells like trees.
Lots of younger sunglass brands have carved out a comfy little spot in the market by doing nothing but biting classic designs from Persol, the original purveyor of cool, Italian acetate frames. Next, they will copy these: Persol’s new Film Noir collection perfectly captures their classy vintage vibe in four new styles, all featuring clean lines and their 50s-era Phoenix Arrow hinge detail.
You tried all the other new ones when they came out. 3 blades, 4 blades, 5. But instead of just adding another blade or a vibrator and calling it revolutionary, the Hyperglide is all about the lube. Yeah, it’s got a patented superhydrophilic self-lubricating cartridge that creates its own slippery HydroGel over the entire front shaving surface. Just add water.