Magicians are lame. Who cares about pulling a rabbit from a hat? If you want to see a real magic trick, buy this kit. In just 36 hours it’ll turn any run-of-the-mill vodka into 2 spicy, aromatic bottles of gin.
Some backpackers are perfectly happy to eat their dehydrated meals from the bag for days on end. Others prefer to elevate the wilderness dining experience. If you fall into the latter category, this 12oz., pack-flat aluminum camping table will be a must for your backcountry cooking kit. via
Unless you’ve developed a special fondness for that old coffee mug full of pens on your desk, you’ll agree that your writing utensils could be stored in something a bit more pro. Pen Zen is it. Made of bamboo with a clever design that holds your pens, pencils, & markers in an organized way, it also features hidden magnets to keep paperclips closeby.
Boxing has been almost completely overshadowed by the graphic bloodsport of UFC & MMA fighting, but what’s lacking in the cage is the artistry and purity of a toe-to-toe battle. Photographer Howard Schatz spent 6-years shooting boxing’s biggest stars, managers, trainers & more to capture incredible images for this oversized, hardcover book focused on the “art” of boxing.
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.
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.
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
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.