Jedis drink a lot of tea. You knew that already. But did you know that there was a fully-licensed Lucasfilm tea infuser modeled after the Imperial Death Star? Seek and you shall find it.
This forged steel axe has a secret chamber in the handle that holds a gnarly little knife. If you happen to accidentally catch one of your fingers between the piece of firewood and the axe, you could, theoretically, pull out the knife and use it to make a clean amputation. You could use it for other stuff, too, like whittling. Source
Originally designed for teenage boys unencumbered by parental control settings on their bedroom PCs, this washable keyboard can be thrown in the sink and scrubbed back to sanitary condition as often as every 5 minutes.
Tools are like beer, if you’re into them, you’re always searching for the new one that has it all. With that in mind, the Matrix system tool from Black & Decker is a good find. The design features a single base power unit with a variety of head attachments that let you go from drilling, sanding, routering, and sawing by just popping on a new head. Available October 2012.
Assassinations aren’t often met with celebration but when it came to taking out Osama Bin Laden, the free world cracked a collective cold one to the death of the world’s most notorious terrorist. This new book offers a first hand account of the covert operation from a former member of SEAL Team 6, the group responsible for eliminating America’s public enemy number one.
Last summer, after nearly twenty years in prison, the wrongly accused West Memphis Three were finally released and exonerated of the bogus murder charges. Damien Echols, one of the three, has now written his story about growing up on Death Row and surviving the system. If you don’t read, wait for the Johnny Depp produced film of this story that is rumored to be in the works.
Before the advent of genetically modified corn and the toxic Teflon bag required for microwaving, popcorn was a pretty innocent snack. Thanks to the people at Quinn Popcorn this snack is back from rehab. Gone are the GMOs, hyrdrogenated oils, and plastic packaging. Their microwave popcorn is organic and comes in a compostable package.
Sal Polisi aka Crazy Sally was a Brooklyn mob guy who ran a hangout for his gangster buddies called the Sinatra Club. As a crook & member of the Colombos, one of the New York mob’s infamous 5 families, Sally was there in the heyday. And like the rest of these powerful mobsters, once he was caught, he turned rat. This book chronicles his life of crime amongst the Gottis & Gambinos.
Bunny Yeager was a pioneer of the pin-up girl era in photography during the 50s & 60s. Famous for her early images of Bettie Page and a long collaboration with Playboy, this book collects her most iconic images as well as steamy shots that have never before seen the light of day. Source
The Systm case for iPhone 4 doesn’t have airbags yet but these impact-resistant cases do feature tough materials like Poron XRD foam and features like guardrails and bumpers to keep your phone from exploding on impact.