Television just hasn’t been the same since John Stewart’s self-style brand of political satire, news, & comedy on the 23X Emmy-award winning Daily Show went away. But now, The Daily Show (The Book) comes as consolation; an oral history that details the show’s legacy from its origins to timeless highlights to its most poignant & ridiculous moments.
It’s starting to get chilly out there now; perfect temps for warming up by the fire. With a Nordic Pocket Saw in your pack, you’ll always be ready to burn one. The saw is a carbon steel chain with double-cutting teeth. The chain is affixed to a pair of webbing loop handles that make it fast & easy to rip through limbs large enough to get a lifesaving and/or just warm & cozy fire burning proper.
The multi-function, pocket size Sparkr & Sparkr mini will light you up. It’s got a windproof plasma lighter on one end & an LED light & lantern on the other. Use it to light the barbecue & candles & as a flashlight or campsite lantern. It recharges via USB and runs for up to 4 hours. A funded Kickstarter.
In Lonely Boy, seminal punk rock axe-man Steve Jones of the genre-defining Sex Pistols shares his origin story—an abused & neglected kid who raised himself on the streets of London, inspired the inception of the punk scene & went on to become a global rock icon.
Available through the MOMA store, the award-winning BOB multi-opener combines a clean design aesthetic with the ability to easily open pull-tabs, vacuum lids, crown caps, beverage cans and twist caps. Made of hardened aluminum & produced in Germany.
In his new book, ghost-obsessed author Colin Dickey traveled all across America in search of haunted places: houses & hotels, abandoned prisons & empty hospitals. Exploring the stories that intertwine with these ghostly tales, he discovers unsolved crimes and peculiar stories that he assembles into a strange new chronicle of American history.
History taught us that locking the mentally ill up in prison-like asylums didn’t really work. And This Way Madness Lies is an illustrated exploration of how the treatment of madness has evolved from the 17th century to today. It highlights some of the scariest & most infamous asylums, like Bethlem Royal Hospital, London, also known as Bedlam.
Here’s a sweet solution for your headphone jackless iPhone 7 & it looks better than Apple’s adapter. The Auxillite is a tubular aluminum adapter that sits flush with your Lightning port. On one end there’s a 3.5mm headphone jack & on the other, another Lighting port. Sleek & simple.
The Alkemista is a home infusion vessel for turning normal, everyday old booze into custom-crafted spirits. The design merges the look of a classic 750ml spirits bottle with the simplicity of Japanese teapots. Inside there’s an ultra-fine filter that eliminates the need for separate funnels & other bottles, making it easier to extract maximum flavor from fresh fruits, spices, and botanicals for flavoring your liquor. A funded Kickstarter.
Nomad’s Ultra Rugged cables are with braided ballistic nylon for abrasion and tear resistance and feature reinforced RF shielding for fast data sync, and a 2X thick protective PVC jacket covering heavy gauge Kevlar core wire. They offer a Lightning Cable, 3-in-1 Universal Cable, and a Battery Cable.