At last year’s company Christmas party, you kinda thought you were the King Of Vodka. But sorry, no. This is the real story. The biography of Russian vodka entrepreneur, Pyotr Smirnov, as told by journalist & researcher, Linda Himelstein. Rising up against adversity and oppression in the 1800s, Smirnov went from pauper to prince creating one of the greatest alcohol empires of all time.
Arguably the most original & influential underground pop group of the 90s, Stereolab created a unique style mixing looped motoriks, 60s-style French pop and infectious grooves. They’ve put out dozens of releases, all of which are eaten up by their cult-like following of fans. The forthcoming release Not Music is an hour-long collection of tripped-out extras from recording sessions done in 2008. It’s weird and magical … like always.
Forest Whitaker is Ghost Dog; an unlikely Samurai assassin to be sure. Ghost Dog lives in a strange mystic realm killing by the code as he’s pursued by Mafioso. Everything about this eerie thriller is strange and nothing is quite what you’d expect. If you’ve seen other Jim Jarmusch-directed films, like Dead Man or Stranger Than Paradise, you know that offbeat plots, characters & story lines add artistic elements of oddity making all his movies true cult classics.
Bend it & jam it in there. It’s a flexible LED light panel for any task where you need more light. Use it like a flashlight, except you don’t need a third hand. You can stick, hang & hook it instead because with magnets and a hook for hands-free operation, you can finally find bright light right where you want it.
Man’s best friend and man’s other best friend come together in one simple, yet clever, design. Made of upcycled full grain leather & fitted with sturdy steel hardware, these handsome beer cap dog collars will give you something to think about, while you work up a thirst walking your four-legged friend around the block.
Ever scorch your eyebrows lighting the barbecue? Roasted a fingertip lighting your gal’s stupid candle? Well, not anymore. Zippo’s flex neck lighter is the remedy. This windproof torch will set it all aflame no matter what the angle. Your fingers and face will be glad you bought one.
Are you a lonely music lover? Your prayers have now been answered. Anyone who walks by your desk and sees this will wonder what the hell is going on and come talk to you. At that point, you can explain it’s an MP3 player stereo sound system disguised in an LP gas tank. And just like that, you’re making new friends.
The young Val Kilmer is an upright FBI man investigating a murder on a Sioux Indian reservation. Kilmer, himself, is part Sioux and forced to come to terms with his background as the investigation unfolds and tensions heat up. He ultimately rejects the FBI and his G-Man boss, Sam Shepard – then things get wild. The movie is based on a true story.
From Dr. Drew’s horny sidekick on Loveline, to the Man Show, to a couple sweet seasons of Crank Yankers, Adam Carolla has always been a man’s man. A Joker. With his latest release—a ranting diatribe on the emasculation of the modern man, not a damn thing’s changed. The title says it all. With cutting humor & locker room logic, Carolla is helping us get our collective balls back. Send him the book jacket and Adam will sign it.
Stomping across the frozen tundra of Hoth can make the old dog thirsty. Clever kings, Threadless Designs feature heaps of hilarious artist-submitted T-Shirt graphics like this one. If this one went right over your head, check their site for something you get and get it.