Custer’s last stand. What was that again? It was the brutal, bloody defeat of the American cavalry led by General George Custer at Little Big Horn in 1876 against Cheyenne, Lakota, & Arapaho natives. In this new book, Pulitzer Prize-winner Larry McMurtry, chronicles the life & times of America’s most iconic military genera as well as his infamous last stand.
Fonderie 47’s goal is to help reduce violence in Africa by turning guns into something better. With accents of recycled, blackened steel forged from the destruction of firearms, these 18K white gold cufflinks and bracelet from the Crucible Collection are crafted with purpose. Each purchase destroys 15-20 assault rifles in Africa.
Inspired by King & Kubrick’s classic horror-flick The Shining, this beanie got its pattern from the haunted hotel carpet in the movie. To most it will just look like a weird, old 70s pom-pom hat you found at the Ski Swap, but to us it looks killer.
Named for one of the gnarliest 4X4 trails in the Sierras, Jeep’s Wrangler Rubicon turns 10 this year. The 10th Anniversary Edition Ruby features an extra 2 inches of clearance, & a winch-capable bumper up front. It also comes stock with taller, meatier BFG tires, a vented hood & red leather interior. It’ll be available in 2- & 4-door versions this Spring.
These screw-top titanium tubes are watertight; designed for the safe storage and transport of valuable items. They come in a variety of sizes for things as small as a secret stash of cash or that fine, Cuban cigar you want to keep high & dry.
Poor skateboarding. Once young, wild and immune to the influence of anything but the underground, it has now reached middle age. New York “skate boutiques” now collab with French board brands to foist hip products like corkscrews made from recycled decks on an aging population of ex-skaters. So what if you can’t to kickflip anymore as long as you can corkscrew, right? via
Surprise, it’s not a hard-drive, all though it does have a ton of storage. The IdeaCentre Q190 is actually the smallest fully-functioning desktop PC ever made. The compact design allows you to watch video, create a home theater with incredible graphics and sound, run Windows 8 or simply browse the Web on your favorite screen, all without taking up valuable space.
Before you go all in & start construction on that wilderness cabin you’ve always dreamed of, you should go into the forest and hang out there for a while; see how you like it. In a Tree Tent you can do it, literally. These portable, orb-shaped shelters hang suspended in the forest canopy, offering all the comforts of a little cabin hideaway while giving you a view like you’ve never had before.
Here’s a Torani syrup you’re not likely to get pumped into your Starbucks latté but their Chicken ‘N Waffles flavored syrup might taste quite good drizzled on your buttered biscuits or actual chicken ‘n waffles. Who knows, your pregnant wife might even want to do some shots of it.
The genius of Mad Magazine is that for its entire 60-year run it has disguised itself as “stupid kid’s stuff” while delivering some of America’s most honest and biting social satire. This retrospective collects the best, most memorable, and iconic work from Mad’s artists and writers aka “the usual gang of idiots” in a colorful, 256-page hardcover edition.