Have you bought into all this twenty-twelve apocalypse malarkey? We don’t mean an emotional buy-in, we mean literally, buying in. Act scared, man. Then you’ve got an excuse to get this 7-piece Gerber weapon kit: An axe, a couple machetes, several small knives. All stealth and packed in a durable canvas case.
If it looks like a bomb went off in your bag, backpack, luggage, or life in general, these burly little American-made zippered field pockets from GoRuck will get your junk show in order. Fill ’em, zip ’em, done. Instantly organized.
Did you really expect the X-Ray specs or laser gun plans you ordered from the back of your comic books to work? Of course you did. We all did. This book by pop culture writer & toy freak Kirk Demarais delves deep into the weird world of comic book chotchkes and where your $1.69 actually went.
If you aim to pack light while still bringing along everything you need, you need versatile, multi-purpose gear. The Geneva Sound System XS is one such piece of equipment. It’s a compact Bluetooth-enabled FM radio, Alarm Clock, Speaker, and Amplifier all-in-one. Put it in your bag and get lost.
All the shoe brands are telling us that our bodies want a lower profile, more bio-mechanically correct running shoe. And they’ve all jumped in & started making them. Skora is an emerging brand from Portland, Oregon that is putting all their eggs in this basket and will soon unveil the results of their years of research and development.
WiiFit totally sucks. If you want some in-home simulation that’s also guaranteed to provide some stimulation, this flight simulator could be just the thing. It’s the real deal, an enclosed, fully-equipped sim unit with controls that can be modeled after the Cessna 172, Piper Seneca, or Mooney Bravo. Acceleration, braking, turbulence and all the other features of real flight are driven by a PC control system that is fully customizable. Price tag, sixty grand. Source
Here’s how simple guys are: call a product “Manly” and suddenly it looks better than any of its rivals. Maine-based natural soap maker Rocky Top knew exactly how to tap into that fear of fruitiness that pervades the male mind when shopping for grooming products.
Every grill out there can cook burgers and dogs but only this one can also make your fries. At its center is a 20oz. deep fryer for french fries or anything else you want to boil in oil and around the fryer are surfaces including a grill, skillet, warming plate, and even a cutting board. Source
The Boxee Box, like other set-top boxes for streaming video from Netflix & VUDU, etc, is a simple way to watch whatever you want, whenever. But what about regular old TV if you don’t have cable? Well, this little plug & play device gives you easy access to basic live TV, in HD, without the need for a cable subscription. Awesome, right? Yes. But its name, The Dongle, that’s just plain genius. Boxee Dongle, really? Uh, yeah, we’ll take one. Source
Nobody including yourself should care that you’re never going to use Tag’s latest innovation, the first-ever 1/100th-of-a-second display. It is, however, a reason (as if you needed one) to buy that new TH chronograph.