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Wear This: Work or Weekend

Wear This: Work or Weekend

This summer, think versatility. Ministry of Supply’s adaptable attire means you’ll be ready for morning meetings, after-work drinks, and weekend l...

Five Four Makes Style Easy

Five Four Makes Style Easy

Dressing well is an investment of money and time—or, at least it was before Five Four came around. Five Four is a men’s lifestyle brand whose mission is to make style easy and accessible. They do that by curating a monthly package based on your style profile and deliver 3-4 new items to rotate into your wardrobe. Plus, when you sign up today, you can save 50% on your first package with code COOLMATERIAL. Time saved. Money saved. Check out Five Four today and discover how easy it can be to keep your style on point.

9 Bizarre Effects of Prohibition

9 Bizarre Effects of Prohibition

When the 18th Amendment and the Volstead Act were put into place, clearly someone had to see there would be more than a few unintended consequences. Some of the effects are well-documented, like the rise of organized crime, others are not. Here are a few of the odd and surprising...

8 Books You Have to Read This Summer

8 Books You Have to Read This Summer

Summer book lists are often filled with mindless page-turners you can toss haphazardly in your beach bag. Why? Beach reads don't have to be easy and/or breezy; they just have to be good. If you're looking for some of the best books to read this summer, and you don't feel like gi...

Bose Introduces New Noise-Cancelling Headphones

Bose Introduces New Noise-Cancelling Headphones

Bose introduced noise cancellation to the traveling masses many years ago. Now they've given a fresh update to their iconic QuietComfort cans and given them wireless capabilities. The new Bose QC35s look just like their well-known predecessors, which, if we're being honest, neve...

The Sunday Hangover

The Sunday Hangover

It’s been a rough couple of nights. Get a greasy sandwich and give your brain a rest. It’s time to kick back with some of our favorite videos and visuals from the past week....

The Weekend Agenda

The Weekend Agenda

Every Friday we’ll get you hooked up with some solid weekend plans. These are the things we think you should watch, read or do over the next few days....

Amola Flavored Sea Salt

Amola Flavored Sea Salt

Not garlic. Not sugar. Not crispy fried onion topping. Salt is the most important item in your pantry. And if you're still using a cylinder of Morton's, it's time for a major upgrade. Amola's sea salts will turn boring, bland food into something insanely flavorful. Choose from Ba...

18 Graphic Novels Every Guy Should Read

18 Graphic Novels Every Guy Should Read

The days of graphic novels being relegated to superhero fanboys are long gone. Many are works of art that rival classic novels when it comes to story and structure. If the last time you read a picture book was when you were in some OshKosh B'gosh overalls, it's time to change tha...

Star Wars Props From Lucasfilm and Disney

Star Wars Props From Lucasfilm and Disney

If you're looking for display-worthy Star Wars props, don't turn to the toy aisle of your local big box store. Instead, allow Disney and Lucasfilm to fill your pad with items from Star Wars Collectibles: Ultimate Studio Edition. Produced by the same company that made the actual p...

Get the Sleep You Need With the Leesa Mattress

Get the Sleep You Need With the Leesa Mattress

You'll spend a third of your life on a mattress. Choose the wrong one and a lot of that time will be spent cursing your purchase. Luckily, the Leesa mattress is engineered for a better night's sleep. Not only is it ideal for all types of sleepers, but it feels cool and soft t...

9 Modern Card Games That Don't Suck

9 Modern Card Games That Don't Suck

Your days of playing Go Fish are probably long gone, but that doesn't mean breaking out a card game during your next night of shared beers is a bad idea. Here are nine we recommend keeping in your closet to have ready when you don't feel like watching something on TV. f**kt...