Gift Ideas For Men Under $50

The Covert X Case is Proper Protection for iPhone X at werd.com

The Covert X Case is Proper Protection for iPhone X

Posted in Portable and Tech

It’s always smarter to use protection. Especially when it comes to an organ as fragile as your iPhone X. Protect it properly with this new case from Dango. It’s a precision-fit case that offers rugged durability and includes a Cobra weave 95 paracord lanyard with a metal clasp & ring that can be clipped to the other end of the phone to serve as a hand strap.

The Road Not Taken: Edward Lansdale and the American Tragedy in Vietnam at werd.com

The Road Not Taken: Edward Lansdale and the American Tragedy in Vietnam

The Road Not Taken is the biography of CIA operative Edward Lansdale, a man many consider responsible for pioneering the “hearts & minds” diplomatic policy of the Vietnam era, an idea that was crushed by larger forces at work in the war effort. In his revealing portrait of Lansdale and opposing views on the war, historian Max Boot presents a picture of how history might have unfolded with a different approach.

<i>Back to the Lab: Hip Hop Home Studios</i> Shows Where the Music is Made at werd.com

Back to the Lab: Hip Hop Home Studios Shows Where the Music is Made

The most classic tracks in the history of hip-hop can be traced back to the basements, backrooms, and bedrooms of the artists & producers who made them. Often alone, experimenting in their home studios. In Back To The Lab, documentary photographer Raph Rashid shares intimate images of these places and spaces as well as the artists who work there, including Alchemist, Ant, Babu, EL-P, Georgia Anne Muldrow, Jazzy Jeff, Kenny Dope, Lord Finesse & many more.

Even the Guy That’s Got Everything Doesn’t Have a Grappling Hook at werd.com

Even the Guy That’s Got Everything Doesn’t Have a Grappling Hook

Posted in Gear and Tools

Like something pulled from Batman’s belt, the Mini Grappling Hook from RETREEV is the pocket-sized retrieval tool you’ll need when the drone you got for Christmas gets stuck up in a tree. Or your kid’s toy is stuck on the roof. It features 3 aluminum spikes stored in the body that pop-out for retrieval and a magnetic head that grabs on to any ferrous metal.

Lowepro’s GearUp Pouches Keep Everything Organized at werd.com

Lowepro’s GearUp Pouches Keep Everything Organized

Posted in Bags and Gear

Designed for the crucial task of organizing all your tech, camera gear, cords, cables, and assorted modern life doodads, Lowepro’s GearUp zippered pouches come in a range of styles and sizes with thoughtful features like scratch resistant interiors, see-through panels, elastic cord keepers, & 360º zippers.

This Compact Camping Lantern Can Totally Hang at werd.com

This Compact Camping Lantern Can Totally Hang

Posted in Camping and Gear

Designed to go anywhere & bring 300-lumens of bright, white LED light, the Cairn Rechargeable Lantern from Lander features a reflective nylon lanyard so you can hang it from anything. It has a IP65 waterproof rating, variable dimming mode, 40-hour battery life in low mode, and it recharges via USB.

Grab a Grenade and Exfoliate Your Face at werd.com

Grab a Grenade and Exfoliate Your Face

Posted in Groom and Skin

Founded by a U.S. Marine, the K Bar Soap Co. makes high-quality, small-batch, all natural products for men. Their signature grenade-shaped bars of soap are available in a variety of scents and formulas, using ingredients like natural oils, coffee, and colloidal oatmeal.

Bring the GSI Boulder Flask on Your Next Adventure at werd.com

Bring the GSI Boulder Flask on Your Next Adventure

Posted in Gear

The coolest feature of the ultralight Boulder Flask from GSI is that it’s see-through, allowing you to monitor your consumption & make sure it’s always full. Its clear, co-polyester construction is lightweight and eco-friendly as well as shatterproof. The bumper around the edge gives you a good grip while you tip back 10-ounces of your favorite adventure juice.

Upgrade Your Next Trip with a Fresh Dopp Kit at werd.com

Upgrade Your Next Trip with a Fresh Dopp Kit

Posted in Bags and Gear

The compact & virtually indestructible Dash Dopp Kit from Bond is clean & lean & fits everything you need to stay fresh on the road. Made of military-grade 1000D ballistic nylon, it has YKK zippers all around, including its inner pockets, & also features a carabiner & loop for hanging on a hook, giving you wide-open access to all your stuff. Lifetime Warranty.

These Holiday Decorations are Just as Funny Every Year at werd.com

These Holiday Decorations are Just as Funny Every Year

Posted in Decor and Space

National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation is one of the greatest holiday films ever made. And you know it has reached true Christmas classic status when the Griswolds get their own figurine set. The Christmas Vacation Village set includes more than a dozen hand-painted pieces including the Griswold’s holiday house, Cousin Eddie’s RV, the flaming reindeer, Clark getting shocked on the roof and more. Several pieces feature lights and movement.

The Last Man Who Knew Everything: The Life and Times of Enrico Fermi, Father of the Nuclear Age at werd.com

The Last Man Who Knew Everything: The Life and Times of Enrico Fermi, Father of the Nuclear Age

This is the definitive biography of the brilliant, charismatic, and very human physicist and innovator Enrico Fermi, who in 1942 led a research team at the University of Chicago in achieving what no other scientists had done before: a nuclear chain reaction. Based on new archival material and exclusive interviews, it lays bare the enigmatic and complex life of a colossus of twentieth century physics.

’Tis the Season for a 2-Stroke Smoke Candle at werd.com

’Tis the Season for a 2-Stroke Smoke Candle

Posted in Decor and Space

In this cold but still snowless interval between fall & deep winter, there’s no more moto-crossin’ and it’s still too early for snowmobiling. This 2-Stroke Smoke scented candle from Flying Tiger Moto will have to be your hold-over. It’s got real Klotz 50 2-stroke oil baked in. Just a hint. So light one up, breathe it in, and try to chill until you’re back out there on your favorite motorized toy.

Get a Fresh Shot of Jim Beam, On Command at werd.com

Get a Fresh Shot of Jim Beam, On Command

Posted in Bar Ware and Drink and Host

Jim Beam has created the world’s first smart decanter, then named it “Jim”. It’s a limited-edition countertop device that features 3G & voice command capabilities as well as stylish storage for your Beam, and to get a drink, all you have to do is ask. You won’t have to lift a finger.

Krispy Kreme Doughnut Jelly Beans are Actually a Thing at werd.com

Krispy Kreme Doughnut Jelly Beans are Actually a Thing

Posted in Food and Host

With Jelly Belly’s latest release, you can enjoy the rich and life-affirming sweetness of a whole box of Krispy Kreme doughnuts without the concerned looks from friends and family. They’ve created an array of doughnut flavored gourmet jelly beans including Glazed Blueberry Cake, Chocolate Iced with Sprinkles, Cinnamon Apple-Filled, and of course the classic Original Glazed.