"What the hell is wrong with you?"
That's the reaction you'll get every time you tell someone you waited in line four hours for a beer. And, to be fair, it's warranted. The idea is ludicrous. Seriously, is any beer, no matter how glorious, worth that amount of your time? Is the "best" beer in the world worth standing ... continue reading
With the weather finally turning, it’s time to be active again. The Archive shirt from Ministry of Supply is perfect for your warm weather lifestyle. The day-to-night dress shirt features 4-way stretch which allows you to move comfortably regardless of whether you’re at your desk or riding your bike to the office. The fabric used is ideal for temperature regulation and wicking away sweat, and you’ll never fall victim to sweat stains when you’re wearing it. It’s the dress shirt that won’t hold you back. ... check it out
It's been dubbed the "world’s most comfortable" underwear, and priced at nearly half of its competitors ($16). After years of research and development and a "24 hour" stress test, MeUndies has created the perfect, contour fitting boxer brief that keeps its shape all day and never rides up. The first 500 Cool Material readers get 30% off orders larger than $75 when using code CM75. Not impressed? MeUndies offers a full refund and lets you even keep your first pair. Offer excludes packs and French Terry.
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The images that have come out of Ukraine over the last couple of months have looked like a dystopian battlefield. But among the smoke and ash, were weapons that were far cruder than modern artillery. Photographer Tom Jamieson snapped some shots of these homemade weapons and shared them with Wired. Here are a few of ... continue reading
Finally, the drink we start the day with has met the drink we end it with. The guys behind Whiskey Barrel Coffee age their green coffee beans in authentic bourbon barrels to impart that wonderful whiskey and oak flavor in your morning cup of joe. Available in two different roasts along with a decaf option, the beans ... continue reading
Crafted in Arizona by a small family-run flashlight company, this powerful Machined Pocket Flashlight is the perfect addition to your everyday carry collection. The compact, 3 ¾” flashlight stores conveniently on your key ring and can be unscrewed from the loop for quick access. It’s designed and machined with durability in mind. ... check it out
It's commonly advised that you try every beer fresh if you haven't before. After that, then you can start having some fun with aging. Vintage Beer: A Taster's Guide to Brews That Improve Over Time will walk you through that process and help you avoid the pitfalls that can come along with it. Use this guide as a starting ... continue reading
If you don't have central air, your cooling options are limited to boxy units that are a complete eyesore. Not only is the new LG Artcool Stylist Inverter V not an eyesore, it's downright good-looking. The slim unit is mounted on a wall and requires no plumbing lines (this is accomplished by either science or magic). ... continue reading
Sorry mustard, but you just missed the cut. The two best condiments out there are ketchup and sriracha. Srirachup is the delicious love child of the two that is set to invade your kitchen. From the same folks that brought you Barrel-Aged Sriracha, comes this ketchup with a kick. Made with organic California tomatoes, ... continue reading
Font Men is a short, behind-the-scenes look at the once most powerful type design studio in the world. The work of Jonathan Hoefler and Tobias Frere-Jones has been used by the Wall Street Journal, the President of the United States, and many, many more. This short video takes you inside their process. Watch it and ... continue reading
Just announced by Nikon, the latest camera to the 1 Series, the V3, is a highly compact, interchangeable lens camera with some chops. Not only does it sport an 18 MP sensor, built-in Wi-Fi, and a new image processing chip, but it can shoot continuously at up to 20 fps with autofocus. FYI, that's damn snappy. Nikon ... continue reading
As the weather starts to turn, it's time to emerge from your home-based hibernation and experience the outdoors again. Nothing beats cracking a beer outside with just the heat from a fire on a cool night. Of course, buying a fire pit will easily run you $100+ depending on its shape, size, and quality. Instead, may ... continue reading
The issue with trying to be cool is, the act of doing so is inherently uncool from the start. This makes the whole process null and void. It's a problem that plagues plenty of menswear shops you've probably stepped foot in. There's a sense they're trying too hard. True coolness is effortless and honest, and there's ... continue reading
GoBe's claim is a big one: Wear it and it will automatically track your calorie intake. If it can really do that, it's a game changer. GoBe works by measuring the glucose in your cells and thus eliminates the need for manual logging, estimating how many calories you think are in some dishes, and reading nutrition labels ... continue reading