These titanium multi-tool keychains are designed to work with paracord, offering pulley, cinch, & cleat functions for dealing with cordage like an Eagle Scout. They also offer other multi-toolage like bottle openers, pry bar, wrenches & hex bits. Both models are available in metric or Imperial measure.
With its Tungsten Carbide and Ceramic Rod sharpening elements, the hammerhead will get your knives razor sharp with just a few passes. But including a bottle opener on this sharpening tool is just plain dangerous. We all know what can happen when you mix open bottles & sharp blades.
These high-impact graphic prints featuring a colorful, Swiss modernist design style have absolutely nothing to do with the punk rock bands & shows they’ve taken as their subject matter. But let’s face it, no self-respecting, middle-aged former teen punker is going to hang an actual show flier on the gallery-like wall of their midtown loft. These, you could. And they come ready-to-frame in a book by designer Mike Joyce featuring 200 posters.
Apple Earpods sound pretty good if you can actually keep them in your ears. Sprng clips keep them in. It’s a simple & affordable alternative to replacing your stock Earpods, they just clip on & even though they’re barely noticeable, they work.
The most enduring tradition in American mafia families is snitching when the Feds lock you up. The pioneer of this long-standing wiseguy retirement plan was a big-cheese named Little Al D’Arco. It was 1991 & he was the acting boss of the Luchese family. When he flipped, he took down 50 other Gambino, Gotti, Gravano dirtbags, most of whom also sang in hopes of not becoming some hard-timer’s prison wife. Read all about it.
You heavy drinkers are always searching for a new keychain beer opener. Probably because concerned loved ones keep hiding the keys from you. Well, if you’ve gone & lost another opener, here’s one made in the USA from your choice of stainless steel or titanium. It’ll do what you need it to.
Most of us just ask, “where’s the hose at?” when our sneakers get dirty. But if you put them in the washing machine they’ll get much cleaner. This mesh polyester bag is made for doing just that. Actually, you can use it in the dryer, too. So stop all that messing around with the hose.
If you want to spend the night in a real Star Wars set, you don’t have to fly all the way out to the desert planet of Tatooine. The setting used for Luke Skywalker’s subterranean home in the movie is actually a real hotel carved into the cliffs of Matmata, Tunisia. Now go look for Tunisia on the map & if you still have your costume from ComicCon, pack it up & go. Photo credit Scott Roberts.
Awhile back we hyped-up Hollywood photographer Steve Schapiro’s book of incredible still images from the movie Taxi Driver. Taschen publishing is now releasing another book of Schapiro work. This time it’s a massive 600-hundred page collection from The Godfather trilogy with over 400 images plus contextual essays & interviews.
Booze billionaire Sidney Frank created Grey Goose vodka & 7 years later sold the brand to Bacardi for a cool $2 billion. Instead of disappearing on the permanent vacation most of us would take, Frank turned his attention to developing American Harvest. Made with all organic ingredients, AH vodka is handcrafted in small batches with wheat from a family-owned sustainable farm, then distilled & bottled in Idaho. Smooth, crisp, & yes, 100% American made.